N.W.A. - Real Niggaz Don't Die - Black Flag sample?

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According to this Wiki page…

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Efil4zaggin

N.W.A. sampled Rise Above by Black Flag for Real Niggaz Don’t Die. I can sort of hear a guitar in the song which is similar to the Rise Above riff, but is this true? Like, has Dre confirmed it in any intervews or anything?

If it’s true, then it’s pretty cool that Dre picked out an iconic punk song for a sample, and shows how wide his musical scope is. In a way I’ve always seen curious similarities between N.W.A. and Black Flag, both seminal Los Angeles bands from the 1980s who did a lot for their genres, and both had quite a bit of contempt for the LAPD. Just listen to Black Flag’s Police Story, it’s basically Fuck Tha Police from a white perspective.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jy6Nebd_e0 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Oh8K5tTcig

May 6th, 2013