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Producers: Max Martin, Dr. Luke, Benny Blanco
Tags: Electro Pop, Dance Pop, R&B, California, Sensational Spelling, US #1 Hit, UK #1 Hit, US Dance #1 Hit [Add]
Main genre: Electronic / Dance
Producer: Dr. Dre
Tags: Gangsta Rap, G-Funk, Single, Grammy Award Nominee, US Rap #1 Hit, Sampled in More Than 20 Songs [Add]
Main genre: Hip-Hop / R&B
Contributed by Xanadu (3173 submissions)
What happened to the other submitted sample used in California Gurls? The one used throughout most of the song?
Well maybe I said this after I got my submission rejected. Now they're both on the site.
You mean like your Dead Prez/Bob Marley submission?
More like a reference than an interpolation or sample. Doesn't even have the same cadence.
Here's Katy discussing the one, mentioning the "Gin and Juice" sample (1:02 for the impatient)http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dfWAJG8NliQ
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