10 Pop Stars Who Sampled Other Artists’ Songs
What do Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande and Beyonce each have in common? Apart from killer range and pop supremacy, these singers have all borrowed material from other musicians. That's right: "Crazy in Love," "The Way" and "Don't" aren't completely original in their musical makeup.
With permission, most performers are able to legitimately remaster or outsource music components from songs that don't belong to them. Sampling is a common practice in the music industry, and you'd be surprised to know which artists have engaged in the popular trend.
Don't call it a rip-off: Below, discover ten pop stars who used samples for their biggest bops.