[ICYMI] – Most sampled Jazz artists on the Kaya Central #Awesome4some
To the purists Jazz is known as untouched territory in the music industry and should be left as is, however to those who are not familiar with Jazz, sampling of music is one of the ways in which they were introduced to the genre. Many hip-hop, pop, R&B & many other artists sample Jazz music. Did you know that Bob James is THE most sampled Jazz artist of all time with 734 samples of his music to date? Incredible!
Included in this afternoon’s #Jazzuary2017 theme on the #Awesome4some are the following highly sampled Jazz artists:
Bob James – 734 samples
Quincy Jones – 303 Samples
Herbie Hancock – 282 samples
Roy Ayers – 257 samples