11 of the finest house music samples

11 of the finest house music samples

published on 16.02.17

House music and sampling always have, and always will, go hand-in-hand. Whether it's disco gems, soul classics or hip-hop anthems, it's part of the fabric that makes this genre so special - producers creatively borrowing a record and breathing new life into it.

With two of our sample-based records flying high in the Beatport and Traxsource charts, we take a look at 11 of our favourite samples used in house music over the years... And there are PLENTY more!

 

STARDUST - MUSIC SOUNDS BETTER WITH YOU

SAMPLE: Chaka Khan - Fate

 

FRANKY RIZARDO - SAME MAN

SAMPLE (Recreated): B Beat Girls - For The Same Man

 

MIDLAND - FINAL CREDITS

SAMPLE: Gladys Knight & The Pips - Neither One of Us (Wants to Be the First to Say Goodbye)

 

JUNIOR JACK - STUPIDISCO

SAMPLE: Pointer Sisters - Dare Me

 

SOULSEARCHER - CAN'T GET ENOUGH

SAMPLE: Gary's Gang - Let's Lovedance Tonight

 

ARMAND VAN HELDEN - U DON'T KNOW ME

SAMPLE: Carrie Lucas - Dance With You

 

THE SHAPESHIFTERS - LOLA'S THEME

SAMPLE: Johnnie Taylor - What About My Love

 

ANGIE STONE - WISH I DIDN'T MISS YOU

SAMPLE: The O'Jays - Backstabbers

 

TODD TERRY - JUMPIN'

SAMPLE: Musique - Keep On Jumpin'

 

OLIVER DOLLAR & JIMI JULES - PUSHING ON

SAMPLE: The Quantic Soul Orchestra - Pushin On (Feat. Alice Russell)

 

THE BUCKETHEADS - THE BOMB

SAMPLE: Chicago - Street Player