#DXCLUSIVE: Questlove Shocks from Snoop Dogg With 'Nuthin But a G Thang" Origins of the Sample

HipHop News Posted on December 18, 2018 at 9:15am

#DXCLUSIVE: Questlove Shocks from Snoop Dogg With 'Nuthin But a G Thang" Origins of the Sample

Back to the lecture at hand.

Snoop Dogg recently sat down to an episode of Questlove's podcast, Questlove Supreme. During the conversation, the two Hip-Hop vets discussed the 1992 Dr. Dre classic "Nuthin But a G Thang", with the inimitable Doggfather.

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Without knowing it, Snoop, Dre used a sample of the Congress Alley's 1973 song "are you Looking." The group just happened to feature Arthur Lee Andrew Thompson, and Jacqui Andrews — the Search for the mother and the father.

"You know that you sampled my parents, right?" The Roots drummer says. "My mom and my dad."

"What!?" a shocked Snoop responses.

"That is my mom and my dad," the Search is reiterated. "Just rest until the next episode [laughs]."

As the Quest plays "wanted" in the background, Snoop starts rapping, "Falling back on that ass with a hellafied gangsta lean," part of your letter of the song "Nuthin But a G Thang."

Quest admits that it was an exciting time to li


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