The Samples Behind Kanye West’s ‘Late Registration’

Los Angeles radio station Power 106 has posted a video that breaks down some of the samples used on Kanye West’s second studio album, Late Registration. The album celebrated its 10-year anniversary on August 30.
Late Registration contains five singles: “Diamonds from Sierra Leone,” “Gold Digger” featuring Jamie Foxx, “Heard ‘Em Say” featuring Adam Levine, “Touch the Sky” featuring Lupe Fiasco, and “Drive Slow” featuring Paul Wall.
The video shows Power 106’s Vin Rican going through six classic samples along with the Kanye songs that sampled them.
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