Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Isley Brothers

Anybody ever notice that the isley brothers were really respected and made awesome beats? Well if you didn't now would be the time to wake up and realize as I have. There hit song In Between the Sheets was used in the song Big Poppa By Notorious B.I.G. but it doesn't stop there here is a list that my friend Jonathon Wikipedia has compiled:
* The Questions By Audio Two (1988)
* Bonita Applebaum (Hootie Mix) By A Tribe Called Quest (1991)
* "Breaker 1/9" By Common (1992)
* Cramping My Style By UGK (1992)
* Solo per Te By Articolo 31 (1993)
* Lips By Dre Dog/Andre Nickatina (1993)
* Big Poppa By The Notorious B.I.G. (1994)
* Funkdafied By Da Brat (1994)
* Old School By Aaliyah (1994)
* Pass The J By DJ Hard (1994)
* The Most Beautifullest Thing in This World By Keith Murray (1994)
* Super G By MVP & The Monsta Klick (1995)
* Nika By Lil' Vicious (1995)
* Fed Up Wit The Bullshit by Big L (1995)
* Superman By Skee-Lo (1996)
* Za Sve Oko Mene by Tram 11 (1999)
* One of Those Days by Whitney Houston (2002)
* Home of the Realest by Mullyman and Memphis Bleek (2004)
* Luxurious By Gwen Stefani (2004)
* Sheets By Shy FX & T Power (2005) - drum and bass
* Summer Wit Miami by Jim Jones (2006)
* Comin' On Strong by Tupac Shakur (2006)
* On the Hotline by Pretty Ricky (2006)
* Cali Niggaz (Young Niggaz) by The Game (2007)
* In Between These Sheets by StarRJ The Feenom (2007)
* Ignorant Shit by Jay-Z (2007)
* Ignorant Shit Freestyle by Lupe Fiasco (2007)
* Never Can Say Goodbye by The Game (2008)
* Babo Regresa by Cartel de Santa (2008)
* Ignorant Shit Freestyle by Drake and Lil wayne (2009)
* Who You Foolin by Pop Rox and J Carr
* Coming on Strong by Plies and Ron Isley

Also our man Ice Cube used their beat for his 1992 Song it was a good day from Footsteps in the Dark along with a whole bunch of other rappers and peeps who aren't nearly as cool as Ice.
Damn the Isley's are pimps.


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Although I'm not a big fan of hip hop and RnB music...the music of Isley Brothers have a huge impact on me.

The melody of their songs are simply awesome and also very catchy. One of my fave is "The Most Beautifullest Thing in This World" sampled by Keith Murray..It's just simply wonderful.