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    Jay Z - "Encore"

    Producer: Kanye West

    Kanye, you did it again! Back in the day, when 'Ye was still reshaping how soul and hip-hop could interact, picking the right samples was key. For "Encore," he lifted the horns from the intro to John Holt's "I Will," and the result is one of Hov's most celebratory songs ever.