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Direct Sample of Multiple Elements

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Gotye's Heart's a Mess
Like Drawing Blood
Creative Vibes 2006
Harry Belafonte's Day-O (Banana Boat Song)
Calypso
RCA Victor 1956
Sample appears at 0:14 (and throughout)
Sample appears at 0:34

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Main genre: Rock / Pop

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Producer: Herman Diaz Jr.

Main genre: World



Discussion
  • eldstierna
    eldstierna said 4 days ago:

    It's been confirmed by Gotye himself (many times) that it's a sample, although he's chopped bits to get the vocals out.

    http://messandnoise.com/articles/4425133

  • Brennan Lied
    Brennan Lied said 4 days ago:

    I would disagree with this. Just because it is the same drum and pattern does not mean it is a sample.