The Magic of the Sample

Whether it’s an entire song or just single line, these artists have proved that borrowing samples can create something altogether wonderful or just plain bizarre. Have a listen to our top ten picks…

1. September/The Joker (Shinichi Osawa Remix) by Earth Wind & Fire/Fatboy Slim

2. Clocks (Buena Vista Social Club Remix) by Coldplay

3. Shot You Down (ft. Nancy Sinatra) by Audio Bullys

4. Scratch Marchin’ by Kormac 

5. Alice by Pogo

6. So Easy by Röyksopp

7. Get a Move On by Mr Scruff

8. Magic Was Ruler by Bullion

9. Sunworshipper  by Mylo

10. Since I Left You by The Avalanches