THROWBACK: TOM TOM CLUB – GENIUS OF LOVE

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Tom Tom Club is an American new wave band founded in 1981 by husband-and-wife team Tina Weymouth and Chris Frantz, both also known for being bandmembers of Talking Heads.

Probably one of the most sampled records of all time.

Who sampled this?

4 Comments
  1. eskiimo 10 years ago

    Mariah

  2. Wifi 10 years ago

    YEah.. mariah- fantasy.. and amerie was about to sample this in her ”johnny douglas remix ” of ”crush” song.. but it didn’t use the sample because johhny couldn’t pay for the sample.. but still, that remix is amazing!

    and.. JFR i love this tom tom club song!!!!

  3. thebridgeamit 10 years ago

    Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five also sampled Genius of Love in “It’s Nasty.”

    also 2PAC & the Outlawz’s “High Speed”
    Mark Morrison’s “Return of the Mack”
    Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers’ Hank Shocklee Remix “Tomorrow People”

    it’s been sampled over 50 times in pop music!

    Whatcha gonna do when you get outta jail? I’m gon’ do a remix!

    hahahahaha

  4. Brian 10 years ago

    HAHA NICE!

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