Kanye West has always been praised for his innovative use of samples. Now, The Verge has collated a listenable history of Kanye West’s samples. The collection displays West’s uncanny ability to build off an existing record, picking and choosing the best elements to create a greater piece of art. The collection of samples is interesting, to say the least, as it demonstrates how West has gone from sampling soul records to the likes of Aphex Twin and Bon Iver.
Check The Verge’s listenable history here.