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        Rapper's Delight | Soundbreaking

        A look at the first commercially successful rap record, "Rapper's Delight." Produced by producer Sylvia Robinson and performed by Sugarhill Gang, the record uses the “groove” (bass line and basic rhythm structure) from Chic's "Good Times,” while a group rap over the music.

        This video is part of a lesson plan called Sampling: The Foundation of Hip Hop. Find more resources in the Soundbreaking collection.

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