The Life As Shay Report:

Today I wanted to do something different. You can find the latest in music news across the web but you can’t find this…

What makes a song sound good? The beat, the melody, the lyrics, the message? Well some songs I love because they remind me of certain things or times in my life, and the following songs do just that! Check out My Top 5 Songs that Sampled NURSERY RHYMES.

1) Nelly “Country Grammar” Sampled “Down Down Baby”

Sample appears throughout (Chorus)

“Down Down Baby (More of a Cheer)”

2) Eminem “Mockingbird” Sampled “Hush Little Baby”

Sampled throughout (Chorus)

“Hush Little Baby”

3) Clipse “Grindin’” Sampled “Pat-A-Cake”

Sample appears at 1:18


4) Soulja Boy “Turn My Swag On (Remix)” Sampled “This Old Man (Knick Knack Patty Wack)”

“This Old Man (Knick Knack Patty Wack)”

5) 112 “Dance with Me” Sampled “Happy and You Know It”

Sample appears throughout (Replaced Happy with Sexy)

“Happy and You Know It”

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