24 Popular Songs That You May Not Know Actually Sample Older Songs

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    1. "Nice for What" by Drake samples "Ex-Factor" by Lauryn Hill:

    2. "Hung Up" by Madonna samples "Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)" by ABBA:

    3. "Break Your Heart Right Back" by Ariana Grande samples "I'm Coming Out" by Diana Ross:

    4. "Whatcha Say" by Jason Derulo samples "Hide and Seek" by Imogen Heap:

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    5. "Break up with your girlfriend, I'm bored" by Ariana Grande samples "It Makes Me Ill" by NSYNC:

    6. "Hold Up" by Beyoncé samples "Can't Get Used to Losing You" by Andy Williams:

    7. "I Like It" by Cardi B samples "I Like It Like That" by Pete Rodriguez:

    8. "Bootylicious" by Destiny's Child samples "Edge of Seventeen" by Stevie Nicks:

    9. "Cheers (Drink to That)" by Rihanna samples "I'm With You" by Avril Lavigne:

    10. "Stronger" by Kanye West samples "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger" by Daft Punk:

    11. "Look What You Made Me Do" by Taylor Swift samples "I'm Too Sexy" by Right Said Fred:

    12. "SOS" by Rihanna samples the cover of "Tainted Love" by Soft Cell:

    13. "Questions" by Chris Brown samples "Turn Me On" by Kevin Lyttle:

    14. "Love Me" by Justin Bieber samples "Lovefool" by the Cardigans:

    15. "What Makes You Beautiful" by One Direction samples "Summer Nights," sung by Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta in Grease:

    16. "Something New" by Zendaya samples "Creep" by TLC:

    17. "The Show Goes On" by Lupe Fiasco samples "Float On" by Modest Mouse:

    18. "Feel It Still" by Portugal. The Man samples "Please Mr. Postman" by the Marvelettes:

    19. "The Way" by Ariana Grande samples "Still Not a Player" by Big Pun*:

    20. "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X samples "34 Ghosts IV" by Nine Inch Nails:

    21. "My Type" by Saweetie samples "Freek-a-Leek" by Petey Pablo:

    22. "Freak" by Doja Cat samples "Put Your Head on My Shoulder" by Paul Anka:

    23. "Break My Heart" by Dua Lipa samples "Need You Tonight" by INXS:

    24. "Without Me" by Halsey samples "Cry Me a River" by Justin Timberlake:

    If you wanna hear the samples versus their originals, then do I have the playlist for you:


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