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Section 1. Soul

Anderson, Vicki (Barnes, Myra)
single: (King 1970)
* "Message from the Soul Sisters" (as Myra Barnes)
     Gang Starr - "No More Mr. Nice Guy"

Average White Band
Feel No Fret: (Atlantic 1979)
* "Stop the Rain"
     Gang Starr - "Gotta Get Over"

B. T. Express
Do it Till Your Satisfied: (Scepter/Roadshow 1974)
* "Express"
     Gang Starr - "Gusto"
* "If it Don't Turn You on (You Outta Leave it Alone)"
     Gang Starr - "Premier & the Guru"

single: (Atco 1976)
* "Shack Up" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Speak Ya Clout"

Birdsong, Edwin
single: (Salsoul 1980)
* "Rapper Dapper Snapper"
     Gang Starr - "Skillz"

Bliss, Melvin
single: (Sunburst 1977)
* "Synthetic Substitution" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Code of the Streets"
     Gang Starr - "Dwyck"

Brass Construction
Brass Construction I: (Liberty 1975)
* "Changin'"
     Gang Starr - "Positivity"

Brown, James
I Got You (I Feel Good): (King 1966)
* "I Got You (I Feel Good)"
     Gang Starr - "Gotch U"

James Brown Sings Raw Soul: (King 1967)
* "Bring it Up (Hipster's Avenue)"
     Gang Starr - "Manifest"

Ain't it Funky: (King 1969)
* "Nose Job"
     Gang Starr - "What You Want this Time?"

Hot Pants: (Polydor 1971)
* "Hot Pants" ('Original JBs' press)
     Gang Starr - "2 Steps Ahead"

Black Caesar: (Polydor 1973)
* "White Lightnin' (I Mean Moonshine)"
     Gang Starr - "I'm the Man"

Reality: (Polydor 1975)
* "Funky President"
     Gang Starr - "Gotta Get Over"
     Gang Starr - "Knowledge"

In the Jungle Groove: (Polydor 1986)
* "Give it up or Turnit a Loose" (Remix)
     Gang Starr - "Gotch U"
* "Funky Drummer" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "2 Deep"
* "Get Up, Get into It, Get Involved" (First appearance on album)
     Gang Starr - "Gotch U"

Clinton, George
Sample Some of Disc, Sample Some of D.A.T.: (AEM 1993)
* "Open All Night Drums"
     Gang Starr - "Blowin up the Spot"

Cold Blood
Lydia Pense and Cold Blood: (ABC 1976)
* "I Love You More Than You Will Know"
     Gang Starr - "My Advice 2 You"

Cosby, Bill
Hooray for the Salvation Army Band: (Warner Bros 1968)
* "Get out of My Life, Woman" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "The Illest Brother"

Delfonics, The
The Delfonics: (Philly Groove 1970)
* "Trying to Make a Fool of Me"
     Gang Starr - "Love Sick"

Earth, Wind & Fire
Open Our Eyes: (Columbia 1974)
* "Kalimba Story"
     Gang Starr - "Jazz Thing"

Untouched: (Stax 1971)
* "Blind Alley"
     Gang Starr - "Comin' for Datazz"

ESG: (Nine Nine 1981)
* "UFO"
     Gang Starr - "Take a Rest"

Fatback (Band, The)
Raising Hell: (Event 1975)
* "Put Your Love (In My Tender Care)"
     Gang Starr - "Suckas Need Bodyguards"

Franklin, Aretha
Young Gifted and Black: (Atlantic 1972)
* "Young Gifted and Black"
     Gang Starr - "92 Interlude"

Frazier, Ceasar
Caeser Frazier 75: (Westbound 1975)
* "Funk it Up"
     Gang Starr - "Ex Girls to Next Girls"
     Gang Starr - "Speak Ya Clout"

Connections and Disconnections: (Lax 1981)
* "You'll Like it Too" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Here Today, Gone Tomorrow"

Gaye, Marvin
Trouble Man soundtrack: (Tamla 1972)
* "T Plays it Cool"
     Gang Starr - "Take a Rest"

Hayes, Isaac
Truck Turner: (Enterprise 1974)
* "Breakthrough"
     Gang Starr - "Tons o' Guns"

Hazel, Eddie
Games, Dames & Guitar Thangs: (Warner Bros 1977)
* "Frantic Moment"
     Gang Starr - "Take Two & Pass"

Honey Drippers
single: (Alaga 1973)
* "Impeach the President" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Alongwaytogo"

J. B.'s, The
Food for Thought: (People 1972)
* "Gimme Some More"
     Gang Starr - "Much too Much (Mack a Mil)"

Kool and the Gang
Kool and the Gang: (De-Lite 1969)
* "Give it Up" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Take a Rest"

Live at the Sex Machine: (De-Lite 1971)
* "Who's Gonna Take the Weight?"
     Gang Starr - "Who's Gonna Take the Weight?"

Wild and Peaceful: (De-Lite 1973)
* "Funky Stuff"
     Gang Starr - "DJ Premier in Deep Concentration"

Light of Worlds: (De-lite 1974)
* "Summer Madness"
     Gang Starr - "DJ Premier in Deep Concentration"

Kool and the Gang Jazz: (De-Lite 1974)
* "Duji"
     Gang Starr - "Jazz Thing"

Something to Love: (A&M 1977)
* "Everytime I Turn Around (Back in Love Again)"
     Gang Starr - "Here's the Proof"

It Ain't Where You Been: (Glades 1977)
* "Let's Do it In Slow Motion"
     Gang Starr - "Royalty"

Summertime: (Philadelphia International 1976)
* "Sunnin' and Funnin'"
     Gang Starr - "She Knowz What She Wants"

Maceo & All the King's Men
Doing Their Own Thing: (House of Fox 1970)
* "Better Half"
     Gang Starr - "Form of Intellect"

Maceo & the Macks
Us!: (People 1974)
* "Parrty"
     Gang Starr - "Who's Gonna Take the Weight?"

Love Talk: (Columbia 1979)
* "Devil in the Dark"
     Gang Starr - "Work"

Mayfield, Curtis
Superfly: (Curtom 1972)
* "Freddie's Dead"
     Gang Starr - "Gusto"

Back to the World: (Curtom 1973)
* "Right on for the Darkness"
     Gang Starr - "Take a Rest"

Sweet Exorcist: (Curtom 1974)
* "Kung Fu"
     Gang Starr - "Nice Girl, Wrong Place"

The Meters: (Josie 1969)
* "Live Wire"
     Gang Starr - "Cause and Effect"

Look-Ka Py Py: (Josie 1970)
* "Funky Miracle"
     Gang Starr - "Take a Rest"

Struttin': (Josie 1970)
* "Handclapping Song"
     Gang Starr - "DJ Premier in Deep Concentration"
* "Hey, Last Minute"
     Gang Starr - "Mostly the Voice"

Nero, Paul
Detroit Soul Party: (? ?)
* "Detroit Soul"
     Gang Starr - "Hardcore Composer"

Back Stabbers: (Philidelphia International 1972)
* "When the World's at Peace"
     Gang Starr - "I'm the Man"

Survival: (Philadelphia International 1975)
* "Got to Give the People What They Want" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Premier & the Guru"

Ohio Players
Pain: (Westbound 1971)
* "Pain"
     Gang Starr - "Love Sick"
* "Never Had a Dream"
     Gang Starr - "Love Sick"
* "I Wanna Hear from You"
     Gang Starr - "Stay Tuned"

Honey: (Mercury 1975)
* "Sweet Sticky Thing"
     Gang Starr - "Doe in Advance"

Originals, The
Another Time, Another Place: (Fantasy 1978)
* "Fantasy Interlude"
     Gang Starr - "Name Tag (Premier and the Guru)"

Pointer Sisters
Having a Party: (Blue Thumb 1977)
* "Don't it Drive You Crazy"
     Gang Starr - "Execution of a Chump"

Shaw, Marlena
The Spice of Life: (Cadet 1969)
* "California Soul" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Check the Technique"

Simon, Joe
Drowning in the Sea of Love: (Spring 1970)
* "Drowning in the Sea of Love"
     Gang Starr - "You Know My Steez"

Skull Snaps
Skull Snaps: (GSF 1973)
* "It's a New Day" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Take it Personal"

Stewart, Billy
Unbelievable: (Chess 1966)
* "Summertime"
     Gang Starr - "DJ Premier in Deep Concentration"

New Ways but Love Stays: (Motown 1970)
* "It's Time to Breakdown"
     Gang Starr - "JFK 2 LAX"

Sky's the Limit: (Motown 1971)
* "Gonna Keep Tryin' Till I Win Your Love"
     Gang Starr - "Right Where You Stand"

Thunder and Lightning
single: (Private Stock 1975)
* "Bumpin' Bus Stop"
     Gang Starr - "Dwyck"
     Gang Starr - "Step into the Arena"

Watson, Wah Wah
Elementary: (Columbia 1976)
* "Goo Goo Wah Wah"
     Gang Starr - "I'm the Man"

Wesley, Fred and the Horny Horns
A Blow for Me a Toot to You: (Atlantic 1978)
* "A Blow for Me, a Toot to You" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Step into the Arena"
* "Four Play"
     Gang Starr - "Step into the Arena"

Wright, Charles & the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band
Express Yourself: (Warner Bros 1969)
* "High as Apple Pie - Slice II"
     Gang Starr - "Conspiracy"

Together: (Warner Bros ?)
* "Giggin' Down 103rd"
     Gang Starr - "Credit is Due"

Section 2. Jazz

Adderley, Cannonball (Quintet)
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy!: (Capitol 1967)
* "Introduction"
     Gang Starr - "The Place Where We Dwell"

Alexander, Monty
Rass!: (MPS 1974)
* "Love and Happiness"
     Gang Starr - "Aiight Chill"

Armstrong, Louis
?: (Okeh 1929)
* "Mahogany Hall Stomp"
     Gang Starr - "Jazz Thing"

Cornbread, Earl & Me soundtrack: (Fantasy 1976)
* "Wilford's Gone"
     Gang Starr - "Say Your Prayers"

Byrd, Donald
Black Jack: (Blue Note 1967)
* "Black Jack"
     Dream Warriors ft Gang Starr - "I've Lost My Ignorance"

Cobham, Billy
Crosswinds: (Atlantic 1974)
* "Crosswind"
     Gang Starr - "Here Today, Gone Tomorrow"

Magic: (Columbia 1977)
* "Leaward Winds"
     Gang Starr - "Street Ministry"

The 2nd Crusade: (Blue Thumb 1973)
* "Journey from Within"
     Gang Starr - "Words from the Nutcracker"

Unsung Heroes: (Blue Thumb 1973)
* "In the Middle of the River"
     Gang Starr - "No Shame in My Game"

Dankworth, John (& his Orchestra)
The 1,000,000 Collection: (Fontana 1967)
* "Two Piece Flower"
     Gang Starr - "Above the Clouds"

Davis, Steve
Music: (RCA 1970)
* "It's All Because She's Gone"
     Gang Starr - "Planet"

Ferguson, Maynard
M.F. Horn & M.F. Horn Two: (Columbia 1972)
* "Theme from Summer of '42"
     Gang Starr - "Riot Akt"

Gardner, Billy
?: (? ?)
* "I Got Some"
     Gang Starr - "B.Y.S."

Hammond, John (Smith, John Robert)
Higher Ground: (Kudu 1974)
* "Big Sur Suite"
     Gang Starr - "24-7-365"

Harris, Eddie
Plug Me In: (Atlantic 1968)
* "It's Crazy"
     Gang Starr - "Credit is Due"
* "Lovely is Today"
     Gang Starr - "2 Deep"

Higgins, Monk & the Specialites
Extra Soul Perception: (Solid State 1970)
* "Little Green Apples"
     Gang Starr - "Code of the Streets"

Dance to the Disco Sax: (Buddah 1974)
* "One Man Band" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Positivity"

Sheba Baby soundtrack: (Buddah 1975)
* "A Good Man is Gone"
     Gang Starr - "Next Time"

Horn, Paul (& Nexus)
Riviera Concert: (RTV 1977)
* "Here's that Rainy Day"
     Gang Starr - "In Memory of. . ."

Jamal, Ahmad
At the Top: Poinciana Revisited: (Impulse 1969)
* "Poinciana" (Live)
     Gang Starr - "Now Your Mine"

Jamalca: (20th Century 1974)
* "Misdemeanor"
     Gang Starr - "Solliloquy of Chaos"
* "Ghetto Child"
     Gang Starr - "The Illest Brother"

James, Bob
Lucky Seven: (CTI 1979)
* "Look-Alike"
     Gang Starr - "The ? Remainz"

Jones, Quincy
The Lost Man soundtrack: (Uni 1968)
* "Up Against the Wall"
     Gang Starr - "Speak Ya Clout"

$: (Warner Bros 1972)
* "Snow Creatures"
     Gang Starr - "Alongwaytogo"

Juris, Vic
Horizon Drive: (Muse 1980)
* "Horizon Drive"
     Gang Starr - "Mass Appeal"

Lewis, Ramsey
Maiden Voyage: (Cadet 1968)
* "Les Fleurs"
     Gang Starr - "Jazz Music"

McCann, Les
Music Lets Me Be: (ABC 1977)
* "Music Lets Me Be"
     Gang Starr - "You Know My Steez"
* "Beyond Yesterday"
     Gang Starr - "Itz a Set Up"

Mingus, Charles
Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus: (Impulse 1963)
* "II BS"
     Gang Starr - "I'm the Man"

Monk, Thelonious
Misterioso: (Columbia 1958)
* "Light Blue"
     Gang Starr - "Jazz Thing"

When I Die: (Buddah 1969)
* "When I Die"
     Gang Starr - "Credit is Due"
* "Soft Shell"
     Gang Starr - "Credit is Due"

Mysterious Flying Orchestra
Mysterious Flying Orchestra: (RCA 1977)
* "Shadows"
     Gang Starr - "Skillz"

Parker, Charlie
Bird Symbols: (Charlie Parker 1962)
* "Night in Tunisia"
     Gang Starr - "Manifest"

Paul, Billy
Ebony Woman: (Epic 1970)
* "Let's Fall in Love All Over"
     Gang Starr - "Moment of Truth"

Perrey, Jean Jacques
Moog Indigo: (Vanguard 1970)
* "E.V.A."
     Gang Starr - "Just to Get a Rep"

Scott, Tom
Rural Still Life: (Impulse 1968)
* "With Respect to Coltrane"
     Gang Starr - "Meaning of the Name"

Smith, Jimmy
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolfe: (Verve 1964)
* "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolfe (Part 2)"
     Gang Starr - "No More Mr. Nice Guy"

Tjader, Cal
Sounds out Burt Bacharach: (Skye 1969)
* "Walk on By"
     Gang Starr - "Full Clip"

Washington, Grover, Jr.
Live at the Bijou: (Kudu 1977)
* "Lock it in the Pocket"
     Gang Starr - "Flip the Script"
     Gang Starr - "Words from the Nutcracker"

Weather Report
Mysterious Traveller: (Columbia 1974)
* "Scarlet Woman"
     Gang Starr - "Intro (The First Step)"
* "Cucumber Slumber"
     Gang Starr - "Speak Ya Clout"

Young-Holt Unlimited (Trio)
Soulful Strut: (Brunswick 1968)
* "Little Green Apples"
     Gang Starr - "What I'm Here 4"
* "Ain't There Something Money Can't Buy"
     Gang Starr - "Love Sick"

Section 3. Pop, Rock, Alternative

Ballin'jack: (Columbia 1970)
* "Never Let 'em Say" (Horns)
     Gang Starr - "Step into the Arena"

Beck, Jeff
Wired: (Epic 1976)
* "Come Dancing" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "The Rep Grows Bigga"

Brethren: (Tiffany 1969)
* "Outside Love" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Precisely the Right Rhymes"

Fleetwood Mac
Heroes Are Hard to Find: (Reprise 1987)
* "Prove Your Love" (Drums)
     Gang Starr - "Work"

Sayer, Leo
Endless Flight: (Chrysalis 1976)
* "Magdelena"
     Gang Starr - "Precisely the Right Rhymes"

The Band
The Best of: (Capitol 1976)
* "Up on Cripple Creek"
     Gang Starr - "This Jam is Beyond Comprehension"

Section 4. Blues Samples

Mahal, Taj
The Natch'l Blues: (Columbia 1968)
* "The Cuckoo"
     Gang Starr - "Planet"

Section 5. Reggae

Sister Nancy
One, Two: (Techniques 1982)
* "Bam Bam"
     Gang Starr - "Mostly the Voice"

Section 6. Old School Rap

B-Side & Fab Five Freddy
single: (Celluloid 1982)
* "Change le Beat" (Vocals: "This stuff is fresh!")
     Gang Starr - "2 Steps Ahead"

DJ Grand Wizard Theodore
Wild Style soundtrack: (Animal/Chrysalis 1983)
* "Stoop Rap" (Vocals: "Here's a little story. . .")
     Gang Starr - "DJ Premier in Deep Concentration"

Grandmaster Flash
?: (? ?)
* "Flash is on the Beatbox"
     Gang Starr - "You Know My Steez"

Sugarhill Gang
Rapper's Delight: (Sugar Hill 1980)
* "Rapper's Delight"
     Gang Starr - "Take a Rest"

Section 7. Comedy

Foxx, Redd
You Gotta Wash Your Ass: (Atlantic 1975)
* "Intro Promo"
     Gang Starr - "Dwyck"

Pryor, Richard
?: (Reprise 1975)
* "Just Us"
     Gang Starr - "Alongwaytogo"

Supernigger: (Warner Bros 1982)
* "Jail"
     Gang Starr - "Super Nigger"
     Gang Starr - "The Illest Brother"

Section 8. Soundtracks

Cobert, Robert
Dark Shadows soundtrack: (? ?)
* "Main Title (Dark Shadows Theme)"
     Gang Starr - "Militia"

Dankworth, John
Off Duty: (Fontana 1969)
* "Bernie's Tune"
     Gang Starr - "All 4 tha Cash"

Section 20. Unknown

Kole & Param
Early in the Morning: (Buddah 1970)
* "Easy to Be Hard"
     Gang Starr - "As I Read My S-A"

Wheeler, Clarence & the Enforcers
Doin' What We Wanna: (Atlantic 1970)
* "Hey Jude"
     Gang Starr - "Dwyck"

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