A Tribute to a King: The Best Prince Samples Used in Rap

Today, music lost a Renaissance Man in the form of Prince. The musical icon’s extensive catalog ranges all of the back to the 70’s and his brilliance is touted as one of the best ever. No one can undermine his creativity and ability to tinker with pushing boundaries sonically. Prince was a musical savant. He was an innovator. Prince was in fact, a king. We take a look back at some notable samples used by rappers from his timeless catalog. Check it out.


2013 Billboard Music Awards – Show

Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

A Tribute to a King: The Best Prince Samples Used in Rap.

[ad2] [startslideshow]

About The Author

Hip Hop My Way

HipHopMyWay has a pulse on all things Hip Hop, and is now committed to showcasing NEW unsigned/undiscovered talent. Our mission is to give the culture of Hip Hop a reliable platform and community. We are a digital community where you can discover talent and new music from Independent Artists, Producers, Songwriters & DJ's. Vote for your favorite performers and help them win opportunities. We provide resources and tips from top industry experts to help educate our members.