It’s a 90s Thing #24 – TSOP & Sampled in the 90s

It’s a 90s Thing #24 – TSOP & Sampled in the 90s

After providing data for hundreds of Soundwaves 10@10 episodes, Intern Steve steps into the spotlight with a deep dive into All Things 90s. Almost every episode will be two parts … each half a distinctly different subject from its counterpart … seemingly unrelated pop culture and music topics that (more often than not) will have a connection!

On the latest edition of It’s a 90s Thing, you’ll hear from a group Rolling Stone magazine said put out “one of the least danceable rap albums ever,” an artist who started out as a roadie and backup dancer, and from an another who’d been on death row until 1997…

“Sampled” Set
1. MC Hammer – U Can’t Touch This – sampled Rick James’ Superfreak
Clip from Hammerman
2. Eminem – My Name Is – sampled Labi Siffre’s I Got The
3. PM Dawn – Set Adrift On Memory Bliss – sampled Spandau Ballet’s True
4. Coolio – Gangsta’s Paradise – sampled Stevie Wonder’s Pastime Paradise
Clip from Fresh Prince
5. Will Smith – Men In Black – sampled Patrice Rushen’s Forget Me Nots

Connection: Will Smith

The Sound Of Philly Set
6. Will Smith – Wild Wild West
Clip from Fresh Prince
7. Hall and Oats – So Close
8. Teddy Pendergrass – It Should’ve Been You
Clip from Beverly Hills Cop III
9. Patti Labelle – The Right Kind Of Lover
10. Boys II Men – Motownphilly



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