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Questions tagged [identify-this-sample]

For questions looking to identify a featuring on a song. Be sure to include enough information (main song(s) info, video link) for someone to be able to identify it.

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What's the name of this instrument that Donald Duck is playing?

I've only ever heard this instrument in this cartoon and in some of Spike Jones' music but I have no idea what the instrument is. Its obviously some type of mallet instrument but not traditional like ...
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Old children's song sampled on Hellnation's “Think Before You Act”

I would like to know the origin of the rhyme sampled at the beginning of the song Think before you act from the band American hardcore band Hellnation (ca 2002, song here: https://www.youtube.com/...
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What is the sample of Xzibit's “Paparazzi”?

The sample of this video is some classical music but it is currently eluding me. Xzibit - Paparazzi
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What is this instrumental song that is at least about 50 seconds long?

What is this instrumental song that is at least about 50 seconds long? LuigI/O finishes level 1-2 The snippet for 1-3 at around 0:53 seems like a different song, what with fadeout and different ...
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Which tune is this and how do I search for the name? Musipedia gives error

Hear out this The tune It has been stuck in my head for a while but I am unable to search for this on http://www.musipedia.org/query_by_humming.html. It gives a "No hash given error".
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Is this small bit of The Good Wife score a derivative of a small bit of Alias score?

During the fifth season of The Good Wife composer David Buckley has new variations and adds bits of new score to the series overall soundtrack. There is one small bit that plays in a few scenes ...
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What is this classical music piece

I found this piano piece playing in the background of a youtube video. It starts at 7s, you can find it here. Can anyone tell me where to find this piece? I could not extract it from the video ...
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The lyrics of the song by a greek band Fade — No Trust

Here is the music video for the song of a greek band Fade -- No Trust: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEnE1bKo-Lg. Unfortunately, not all the words are legible (I'm not a native english speaker) and ...
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Help identifying this piano sample

Could someone identify this please?
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Dream by Imagine Dragons seems to have ripped off a song from the early 2000s to maybe 2010

music fans. I love the album Smoke + Mirrors (Apple Music). Today I was listening to the song "Dream" when I noticed this: A little after 2:53, the vocal melody sounds incredibly familiar. I have ...
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Identify music from a Coca Cola ad

There have been a TV ad (roughly before 2010 I'd say) where people search for water in a desert and find a refrigerator full of coke cans. I was very impressed by the music there, I think it was a ...
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Song used on an Instagram edit post

I found an edit from a manga I haven't even read but the song used on this post is unable to be identified by any page or app and Ireally liked it. Does someone knows the name of it? https://www....
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Identify the opening discourse in “Pray”, from Haelos

So there is this discourse opening from the band Haelos, it is the first song in this link. Does anyone know who's talking? My bet is that is Churchill, but I'm not sure.
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What does the melody sound like in “This Life Is Lost” from Dr. Peacock & Sefa?

Somehow the melody of This Life is Lost reminds me of a similar melody of a piano song. Has anyone made the same remark?
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Where is the arrangement of Picco's latest single Selecta from?

DJ Picco recently made his new single Selecta, for which you can hear the Youtube video. The main instrumental arrangement at the very beginning of the song is known to me: I have heard it a large ...
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Sad ballad - “Final Destination” (?) soundtrack: “Will you cry for me if I cry for you?”

I heard it in a movie sounded like "Would you remember me if I remember you, would you die for me if i die for you, will you cry for me if i cry for you" it was played in the airport (movie scene), ...
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Tango playing from a gramophone *Poirot* - “Third Floor Flat” (TV episode)

Ever since I first watched the said episode, I got enthralled by the tune playing in the very beginning of the Se1 Ep5 of Agatha Christie's Poirot: Third Floor Flat (around two minutes and three ...
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Arpeggiated piano piece from live performance

Please help me identify this piano piece https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92Evl3kuVpI
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What is the background music playing in this movie clip (The Weekend 2016)

Hi Apologies if this question is off topic this is my first post. I am trying to identify the background music playing in this clip of the Weekend (2016). This song is not credited in the ending ...
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What is the background chatter at the beginning of “Gravity of Love” (Enigma)

The track "Gravity of Love" is a single from Enigma's album "The Screen Behind the Mirror". The song contains samples of Carmina Burana. There is also some background chatter at the beginning of the ...
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Please help identify this indie-sounding song?

I found this song used as a background for a video/skit back in 2013. The video was called "We are humans" By Brothers Riedell. The only credit the ending song and not the song I'm looking for. I ...
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Intro Song in Petra Documentary

So, there is this documentary called "Petra: the lost city of stone". At the very beginning, you immediatly here the narrator speaking with a background music. I'm not a music expert, i cannot even ...
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Source of dialogue from intro to Beastie Boys' “Professor Booty”

On the 3rd album of the Beastie Boys Check Your Head, to start the track Professor Booty, there is what sounds like dialogue to a movie: Yo I don't hang out with those guys. Man I ain't got nothin ...
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Genre and instrumentation of intro to Denzel Curry's “Zeltron 6 Billion”

I want to know something about these first few seconds of the track Denzel Curry - Zeltron 6 Billion. What's the instrument? Is it flute? These first few seconds seem influenced by Caribbean or ...
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sample used in Rick Ross “Pandemonium” (ft. Wale and Meek Mill)

What's the source of the riff that starts at 0.54 in this video? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TUeLNimOjmk&t=54
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“I'm gonna blackmail you” - looking for song name and band

It's a song I found on my parents' old mixtape recorded from a german radio station (so it might as well be a german band) back in the 80s. I was able to soundhound/google all the other songs, but ...
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Are theses images logos from some bands?

I just found these in a pack of bands stickers, but I'm not sure where are they from.
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Identify soundtrack from the Disney/Pixar's Coco trailer

What song is playing in the 2nd half of Disney/Pixar's Coco trailer? The them seems to go: G B G A F A D B D C A C
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The Range - “Metal Swing” original sample

I know that The Range sampled youtube-audio for his songs. Does anybody know the exact video-source he used for Metal Swing? You can listen to that song on soundcloud.com
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Guitar sample in Andy Mineo's “Desparado”

I heard this song and the guitar rhythm sounds very familiar, but I can't put my finger (or ear) on where I heard it from originally. Was this sampled or even inspired by a popular song or chord, or ...
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Melancholy piano waltz

I've tried my best on several websites/apps to find out what was that piano piece, but couldn't find anything. Any ideas? I have added the piano piece on youtube Thank you!
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What is the sound we can hear in Amine & Kehlani's Heebiejeebies?

Heebiejeebies by Amine & Kehlani is the song, and the sound in question is found at 0:18, and continues for the majority of the song. How is this made and what effects are on it. Or is this a pure ...
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What's the name of this classical piano piece?

Can anyone help me identify the name of the song in this clip? https://soundcloud.com/user84811742/musical-piece-clip I have tried to find it through Shazam, Musipedia and Peachnote's IMSLP Music ...
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Piano extract from Hiromi's Voice

I was listening to my Spotify's personal playlist, and stumbled upon Hiromi's Voice : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tc1fKKTPmBA In the song, there is a sample I'm sure I've listened elsewhere (...
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Identify the tune in The Parent Trap (1998) Movie

Audio I already checked all songs under film score from wikipedia soundtrack list of this movie. May be I don't know how to search it. Please find the name of the tune. This tune particularly made ...
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Looking for source of familiar sounding bass line used in “Sorry” by Vthebeast

I was listening to a pod cast and the outro music was VERY familiar. When I used Shazam it told me I was listening to "Sorry (feature La Mustache)" by Vthebeast off the Russian album 'R3m4d3' (iTunes ...
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“On a boat in the moonlight” “Those are the Eyes of a Woman in Love” - from YouTube video

I found this used as the background music of an unrelated video on youtube. I searched on google for fragments of lyrics that I can pickup, I tried the usual song identification applications, all to ...
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can anyone tell me the name of this

Can anyone tell me the name of this music or the author I've used Shazam and didn't find it http://www38.zippyshare.com/v/ODu1foIF/file.html I appreciate your help ☺ Edit : here is the soundcloud ...
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Where does this famous rhythm pattern come from (oftenly used to knock on a door)?

This rhythm pattern seems very famous and is oftenly used to knock on someone's door, sometimes as a code: Does it have an history? Where does it come from?
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Help me identify a sample in a song

I was listening to I need you from the Network. The part I am trying to identify is from 1:58 - 2:14. I am sure I heard it in another song. Can anyone help?
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Familiar Sheet Music Identification!

I'm trying to identify this music. I believe it's from a game, Its very familiar... but I just can't put my finger on what it is. Hoping someone here might be able to figure it out! Notes I cobbled ...
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Soundtrack on “Gia” runway scene

The 1998 HBO film Gia starring Angelina Jolie features this soundtrack. Anyone know name of this song or the artist?
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Composer of Halo

In the beginning of "Halo" by Beyoncé we hear a piano riff, with violins nd a drum beat in the background, it's beautiful. Who composed that particular part? The piano part. I looked it up and it says ...
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Does Lil Yachty's “Fucked Over” (prod. Ducko McFli) sample Boston's “Foreplay/Long Time”?

It's really tough to make out whether the organ-like sounds in the beat for Lil Yachty's "Fucked Over" are sampled from the organ part at the beginning of "Foreplay/Long Time". Are they?
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Who does the voice in Marley Marl's “Duck Alert?”

I am wondering who does the sampled spoken voice on Marley Marl's Duck Alert. Specifically, I am looking at the voice that says "The Crew will not understand it" and "I am speaking to you from ...
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identify music from Discovery Channel documentaries

I'm hearing the same music in several Discovery Channel documentaries. Is this a song or a melody composed just for Discovery documentaries? The piece can be heard at the 18:10 mark in this video. ...
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Engima's “The Child In Us” Similarities within And One's “My Warrior”

If you listen to specific parts of both "The Child In Us" (1996) and "My Warrior" (1997), you can hear a sound sample that is almost exactly identical within both songs. Specifically the "Prasanna ...
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Who is the woman speaking on the Orchids' “Living Ken and Barbie”?

It must be a sample, right? And not someone from the band like Pauline Hynds? I don't have the album, so I can't read any liner notes. Thanks for the help. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kgRUqh8YHM
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What orchestral/synth sample instrument is this. Sam Gallantry - “Hyena”

I need help identifying this sound. The instrument i'm referring to is the orchestral hit/sweep that appears at the these points 2.33, 2.45, 2.58. Thanks in advance Link to the song - https://www....
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Name the sample on the track “Four Ethers” by serpentwithfeet

Can anyone name the orchestral sample being used in the track "Four Ethers" by the artist serpentwithfeet? I heard this on UK Radio 1 recently - sounds like R&B singing over Mahler or something ...