27) Wale "Fa Wa We" (Freestyle)
Sample: Cortex "Huit Octobre 1971"
Freestyle or not, Wale spits intricate lyrics over an even more intricate jazzy sample from French group Cortex. The popular sample traveled across the Atlantic, being heard with Cortex’s unique and high-pitched voice and Jazz-infused chords on tracks from Tyler, The Creator, Wiz Khalifa and MF Doom.
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