#1
I heard a rap bass line the other day and I never caught the name of it. It's really catchy and kind of reminds me of the bassline from "Express Yourself" by NWA. Anyone know what I'm taling about?
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#2
Express Yourself is not an original bass line. It was from some other song but I forgot where.

#3
Any idea of the artist or how old the song was?
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#4
Express Yourself probably isn't an original bass line, and the new song probably stole it from NWA. Taking something much much better than you can come up with is so much more trendy in rap than coming up with something new and good. It's easier and requires less talent/energy/everything, too.

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Sorry, I tried Wikipedia-ing it, but no dice. Although there is a song by the same name by Charles Wright. Maybe that's it?
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#5
I believe it samples Charles Wright's song of the same name.

edit: Just checked the two on the 'Tube, and it's definately sampled from Wright.
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#6
rappers generally don't have bass players. their world is built on sound clips, from songs done by other artists. now if you can tell us the name of the song your asking about, we might be able to tell you what song, they stole it from. lol
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#8
I love that Charles Wright song!
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#9
Taking something much much better than you can come up with is so much more trendy in CURRENT MAINSTREAM rap than coming up with something new and good. It's easier and requires less talent/energy/everything, too.QUOTE]

Fixed

And to TS, if it is a relatively new song then I have no idea what it is. But if it was old then I would have to agree that is was the original or a cover of the NWA version.
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#10
^yeah, forgot to add that... remember what followed your sig: '...then say I respect modern day rap.' I think SilentBob has the full version.
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#11
^ Yeah, I saw that sig...I wasn't there for the original conversation though... . But snakeeyes definately make sure to let us know a little bit more about the song if you remember, but definately check out the Charles Wright song.
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