By Letter:

Astatke, Mulatu
Mulatu of Ethiopia: (Worthy 1972)
* “Kasalefkut-Hulu”
     Eightball ft Master P, Silkk The Shocker & Mystikal’s “Pure Uncut”

?: (Fantasy 1970)
* “Music Man”
     DJ Shadow’s “In/Flux”

Abercrombie, John
Timeless: (ECM 1975)
* “Timeless”
     Clouddead’s “Jimmy Breeze (1)”
     Grouch’s “Enchanted”

Adderley, Cannonball (Quintet)
Portrait of Cannonball: (Riverside 1958)
* “Blue Funk”
     Tragedy’s “Death Row”

Mercy, Mercy, Mercy!: (Capitol 1967)
* “Introduction”
     Gang Starr’s “The Place Where We Dwell”

Walk Tall: (Capitol 1967)
* “74 Miles Away”
     Naughty by Nature’s “Hip Hop Hooray”

Country Preacher: (Capitol 1969)
* “Country Preacher”
     Pete Rock & CL Smooth’s “Return of the Mecca”
* “Hummin”
     3rd Bass’s “Green Eggs and Swine”
     Da King & I’s “This is How We Do”
* “Walk Tall (ft Reverend Jesse Jackson)”
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “Footprints”
* “Umbakwen”
     Beatnuts’s “World Famous”
* “Oh Babe”
     Atmosphere’s “Guns and Cigarettes”
     Brand Nubian’s “Step to the Rear”

Black Messiah: (Capitol 1971)
* “The Steam Drill”
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “The Infamous Date Rape”
* “Untitled”
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “1nce Again”
* “Eye of the Cosmos”
     Black Moon’s “Enta Da Stage”

The Price You Got to Pay to Be Free: (Capitol 1971)
* “Exquisition”
     Pharcyde’s “Pack the Pipe”
* “Together”
     Funkdoobiest’s “Rock On”
* “Soul Virgo”
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “Bonita Applebaum”

Soul of the Bible: (Capitol 1972)
* “Make Your Own Temple”
     Biz Markie’s “Groovin”
     Down South’s “Open Sesame”
     Large Professor’s “Get off the Bullshit”
* “Space Spiritual”
     Bulldog Breaks’s “Stop and Go Traffic”

Cannonball Adderley Quintet & Orchestra: (Capitol 1972)
* “Experience in E”
     ShowBiz & A.G.’s “All Out”
* “Tensity”
     Beatnuts’s “Engineer Talkin' Shit”
     Deda’s “Understand?”
     Pete Rock’s “A Little Soul”
     Pete Rock’s “What You Waiting For”

Soul Zodiac: (Capitol 1972)
* “Aries”
     GZA’s “Gold”
* “Aquarius”
     Aceyalone’s “The Walls and Windows”
     Sebutones’s “Intelligent Freaks”
* “Cancer”
     Meat Beat Manifesto’s “Cancer”
* “Scorpio”
     Aceyalone’s “The March”

Inside Straight: (Fantasy 1973)
* “Inside Straight”
     Hard 2 Obtain’s “Local Hero”
     House of Pain’s “On Point”
     Pete Nice & Daddy Rich’s “Kick the Bobo”
* “Snakin the Grass”
     Alkaholiks’s “Soda Pop”
     House of Pain’s “All That”

Love, Sex and the Zodiac: (Capitol 1974)
* “Leo: Rosebud” (Bass)
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “Stepping it Up”
     Q-Tip’s “All In”

Phenix: (Fantasy 1975)
* “Walk Tall”
     Brand Nubian’s “Concerto in X Minor”
     Pharcyde’s “She Said”
* “Sack o' Woe”
     Organized Konfusion’s “Keep it Koming”

Music, You All: (Capitol 1976)
* “Capricorn”
     Common’s “WMOE”
     Jaguar Wright’s “Same Shit, Different Day pt I”
     Pete Rock & CL Smooth’s “In the House”
* “Cannon Raps”
     Beatnuts’s “Superbad”
     Lord Finesse’s “Brainstorm”
     Zion I’s “Critical”

Big Man: (Fantasy 1975)
* “Anybody Need a Big Man?”
     Pharcyde’s “Emerald Butterfly”
* “Broomstick”
     Black Sheep’s “We Boys”
* “Hundred & One Year/M'Ria”
     Black Sheep’s “Gotta Get Up”
* “Poundin”
     Dr. Dre’s “Bar One”

Adderley, Nat
The Scavenger: (Milestone 1968)
* “Ride, Sally, Ride”
     Eric B and Rakim’s “Juice (Know the Ledge)”

Alexander, Harold
Sunshine Man: (Flying Dutchman 1971)
* “Mama Soul”
     Blackalicious’s “Deep in the Jungle”

Alexander, Monty
Rass!: (MPS 1974)
* “Love and Happiness”
     Apache’s “Gangsta Bitch”
     Beatnuts’s “Hit Me with That”
     Beatnuts’s “Let off a Couple”
     Deda’s “Rhyme Writer”
     Gang Starr’s “Aiight Chill”
     Large Professor’s “I Juswannachill”
     Ras Kass’s “?”

This is Monty Alexander: (Verve 1969)
* “A Time for Love”
     Rakim’s “When I'm Flowin'”
* “Love Has a Way”
     Rakim’s “The Saga Begins”

Almeida, Laurindo & the Bossa Nova All Stars
?: (? ?)
* “Desafinado”
     Beck’s “Readymade”

Almond, Johnny
The Johnny Almond Music Machine: (Deram 1969)
* “Solar Level”
     Black Sheep’s “Try Counting Sheep”

Alpert, Herb
Whipped Cream & Other Delights: (A&M 1965)
* “Bittersweet Samba”
     Evolution Control Committee’s “By the Time I Get to Arizona”
     Evolution Control Committee’s “Rebel Without a Pause”

Sounds Like: (A&M 1967)
* “In a Little Spanish Town”
     Black Sheep’s “Flavor of the Month”
* “Treasure of San Miguel”
     Method Man’s “Release Yo' Delf”

The Lonely Bull: (A&M 1965)
* “The Lonely Bull”
     Delinquent Habits’s “Tres Delinquints”

Rise: (A&M 1979)
* “Rise”
     Notorious BIG’s “Hypnotize”

Keep Your Eye on Me: (A&M 1987)
* “Making Love in the Rain”
     Queen Latifah’s “Just Another Day”

Ammons, Gene
Brother Jug!: (Prestige 1970)
* “Jungle Strut”
     Miles Davis’s “Duke Booty”

The Black Cat: (Prestige 1971)
* “Jug Eyes”
     Hard 2 Obtain’s “Time”

Aquabella, Francisco
Hitting Hard: (? 1977)
* “Ramon's Desire”
     Tate's Place’s “Burnin (Jazzanova Mix)”

Armstrong, Louis
?: (Okeh 1929)
* “Mahogany Hall Stomp”
     Gang Starr’s “Jazz Thing”

Hello, Dolly!: (Kapp 1964)
* “St. James Infirmary”
     Lifer's Group’s “Rise or Fall”

What a Wonderful World: (RCA 1970)
* “What a Wonderful World”
     Stasio’s “Czarnuchu Zapodawaj”

Arnold, Horacee
Tribe: (CBS 1973)
* “Orchards of Engedi”
     Nuyorican Soul’s “?”

Ashby, Dorothy
Soft Winds: (Jazzland 1961)
* “Soft Winds”
     Deda’s “Understand?”

Afro-Harping: (Cadet 1968)
* “Soul Vibrations”
     Aceyalone’s “The Energy”
     All Natural’s “Cashin' the Checks”

Dorothy's Harp: (Cadet 1969)
* “Windmills of Your Mind”
     Pacewon’s “Locked”
     Rahzel’s “All I Know”
* “Cause I Need It”
     InI ft Pete Rock’s “Fakin' Jax”
     Jay-Z’s “A Million and One Questions”
     Madlib’s “Ashby Road”
* “Canto De Ossanha”
     Phife’s “Bend Ova”
     Ugly Duckling’s “Another Samba”

The Rubaiyat Of Dorothy Ashby: (Cadet 1970)
* “Wax and Wane”
     Jay Dee’s “Snappin Necks in Africa”

Axelrod, David
Songs of Innocence: (Capitol 1968)
* “Urizen”
     Jurassic 5 ft Percee P & Big Daddy Kane’s “A Day at the Races”
* “Song of Innocence”
     Problemz’s “Around the Clock”
     Sadat X’s “Petty People”
* “Merlin's Prophecy”
     50 Cent's "I Got Hoes"’s “50 Cent's”
     Killah Priest’s “Fate or Destiny”
     Lootpack’s “New Years Resolution”
     No ID’s “Fate or Destiny”
* “The Mental Traveler”
     Eminem’s “Any Man”
     Ras Kass’s “Soul on Ice”
* “Holy Thursday”
     Deda’s “Nasty Scene”
     Apache’s “Tonto”
     Artifacts’s “C'mon wit Da Git Down”
     Beatnuts’s “Hit Me with That”
     Black Sheep’s “Without a Doubt”
     Fat Joe’s “Bronx Keeps Creating It”
     InI’s “Think Twice”
     Mix Master Mike’s “Black Level Clearance”
     Nas’s “If I Ruled the World”
     Quasimoto’s “Return of the Loop Digga”
     Red Hot Lover Tone’s “Bust tha Maneuva”
     UNKLE’s “Rabbit in your Headlights”
* “Smile”
     Lord Finesse’s “Actual Facts”
     Pete Rock’s “Strange Fruit”

Songs of Experience: (Capitol 1969)
* “Sick Rose”
     Chino XL’s “Ghetto Vampire”
     Ultra’s “Industry is Wack”
* “The School Boy”
     Diamond D ft Cru’s “Hiatus”
     J-88’s “Get it Together”
     No ID’s “State to State”
     Nobody’s “Green Means”
     Original Flavor’s “What's a Bro' to Do”
* “The Human Abstract”
     Brother Ali’s “Music in My Head”
     DJ Shadow’s “Midnight in a Perfect World”
* “A Divine Image”
     Black Moon’s “One-Two”
     Cypress Hill’s “16 Men 'till There's No Men Left”
     Godfather Don’s “Seeds of Hate”
     Hive and Troublemaker’s “NuPlanet”
     Kool G Rap’s “Take 'em to War”
     Lord Finesse’s “No Gimmicks”
     Wiseguys’s “Face the Flames”

Earth Rot: (Capitol 1970)
* “The Warning Pt I”
     Diamond D’s “MC Iz My Ambition”
     DJ Krush’s “Duality”
     X-Ecutioners’s “Word Play”
* “The Warning Pt II”
     Mos Def’s “Hip Hop”
* “The Signs pt II”
     Common’s “Resurrection”
     Quasimoto’s “The Unseen”

The Auction: (Decca 1972)
* “The Auction”
     Aceyalone’s “The Guidelines”

Seriously Deep: (Polydor 1975)
* “1000 Rads”
     Aceyalone’s “The Walls and Windows”

Strange Ladies: (MCA 1977)
* “Terri's Tune”
     Black Rob’s “Lookin at Us”
     Ghostface Killah’s “Stay True”
     Inspectah Deck’s “Elevation”
     Mikah 9’s “American Nightmare”
     Outsidaz’s “Brick City”
     Real Live’s “Trilogy of Error”
     ShowBiz & A.G.’s “Check it Out”
* “Aunt Charlotte”
     Peanut Butter Wolf’s “A Tale of Five Cities”
* “Tony Poem”
     Lauryn Hill’s “Every Ghetto, Every City”

Ayers, Roy (Ubiquity)
Ubiquity: (Polydor 1970)
* “Painted Desert”
     Beatnuts’s “Get Funky”

He's Coming: (Polydor 1972)
* “We Live in Brooklyn Baby” (Drums)
     Black Moon’s “Reality”
     Chi-Ali’s “Age Ain't Nuttin' but a #”
     Digable Planets’s “Borough Check”
     DJ Shadow’s “Hindsight”
     Galliano’s “Power and Glory”
     Mos Def’s “Brooklyn”
     Rasco’s “Outro (Shout Outs)”
     RBX’s “Our Time is Now”
     Smif-N-Wessun’s “Home Sweethome”
     Tim Dog’s “Bronx Nigga”
* “Ain't got Time”
     Pete Rock & CL Smooth’s “Carmel City”
     ShowBiz & A.G.’s “Hard to Kill”
* “He's a Superstar”
     Bulldog Breaks’s “Drums for the Listeners”
     DJ Shadow’s “Hindsight”

Red Black and Green: (Polydor 1973)
* “Red, Black and Green”
     Daddy-O’s “Flowin' in File”
     X-Clan’s “Raise the Flag”

Coffy soundtrack: (Polydor 1973)
* “Escape”
     K-Solo’s “Sneakers”
* “Shining Symbol”
     Casual’s “Intro”
     Redman’s “Creepin'”
* “Coffy is the Colour”
     Foxy Brown’s “The Birth of Foxy Brown”
* “Brawling Broads”
     Casual’s “Thoughts of the Thoughtful”
* “Vittroni's Theme - King is Dead”
     La the Darkman’s “Shine”
     Nas ft DMX’s “Life is What You Make It”
     Prodigy ft Nore’s “What U Rep”
* “Making Love”
     Barber Shop Emcee’s “Music, Money & Women”

Change up the Groove: (Polydor 1974)
* “Boogie Back”
     Coolio’s “County Line”
     DOC’s “Mind Blowin'”
     NWA’s “Fuck tha Police”
     Ultramagnetic MCs’s “Funky”
* “Sensitize”
     Black Rob’s “Life Story”
     Esoteric’s “Boston to Chitown”
     Grand Agent and Oh No’s “After”
     Jeru’s “Mental Stamina”
     OC’s “Hypocrite”
     Quasimoto’s “Come on Feet”
* “Feel Like Making Love”
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “Keep it Rollin”
     Quinton’s “I'm Not an MC”

A Tear to a Smile: (Polydor 1975)
* “Ebony Blaze”
     Digable Planets’s “For Corners”

Mystic Voyage: (Polydor 1975)
* “Brother Green (The Disco King)”
     Compton's Most Wanted’s “I Give up Nuthin”
     Ice Cube’s “It's a Man's World”
     Insane Clown Posse ft Esham’s “Taste”
     MC Sway & King Tech’s “Follow 4 Now”
     Public Enemy’s “Brothers Gonna Work it Out”
     Schoolly D’s “Black Power”
     T La Rock’s “Breaking Bells”
* “Mystic Voyage”
     Adrianna Evans’s “Seeing is Believing”
     Coolio’s “Mama I'm in Love wit a Gangsta”
     DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince’s “Just Kickin' It”
     Kurious’s “Uptown Shit”
     X-Clan’s “Foreplay”
* “Life is Just a Moment Pt II”
     Jungle Brothers’s “Sunshine”
     Sporty Theives’s “Cheapskate”
* “The Black Five”
     Common’s “1 2 Many”
     Legion’s “Legion Groove”
* “Spirit of Do Do”
     Capt. Funkaho’s “Atari 2600”

Everybody Loves the Sunshine: (Polydor 1976)
* “Everybody Loves the Sunshine”
     Blunted Dummies ft Runaway Slaves’s “Sunshine”
     Brainsick Mob’s “Mixmaster”
     Brand Nubian’s “Wake Up”
     Common’s “Book of Life”
     E-Rule’s “Listen Up”
     Esham’s “Sunshine”
     Funkdoobiest’s “Dedicate”
     Lemon D’s “This is Los Angeles”
     Mad Drama’s “Ain't No Room”
     Mary J. Blige’s “My Life”
     Masta Ace’s “Turn it Up”
     Naughty by Nature’s “Sunshine”
     Scarface’s “Sunshine”
     Trends of Culture’s “Valley of the Skinz”
     Tupac ft the Outlawz’s “Lost Souls”
     Wizdom Life & Matt Fingaz’s “Fruits of Labor in the Sunshine”
* “The Third Eye”
     Attica Blues’s “Contemplating Jazz”
     Pharcyde’s “Passin' Me By”
* “Lonesome Cowboy”
     Brothers Like Outlaw’s “Good Vibrations”
     Leaders of the New School’s “Too Much on My Mind”
     Schoolly D’s “Don't Call Me Nigger”
     Tim Dog’s “Goin Wild in the Penile”
     Wiseguys’s “Cowboy 78”

Vibrations: (Polydor 1977)
* “Searchin'”
     5 Elementz’s “Searchin”
     Abstract Tribe Unique’s “The Scandal: Then & Now”
     Bumble BHE’s “Pain”
     Ed OG’s “Be a Father to Your Child”
     Erykah Badu’s “Searchin'”
     Mary J. Blige’s “Searchin'”
     OC’s “Point O Viewz”
     Original Flavor’s “Keep On (Searching)”
     Pete Rock & CL Smooth’s “Searchin'”
* “The Memory”
     Da King & I’s “Krak Da Weazel”
     Down South’s “Southern Comfort”
     Spice 1’s “Face of a Desperate Man”

Lifeline: (Polydor 1977)
* “Running Away”
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “Description of a Fool”
     Big Daddy Kane’s “The House that Cee Built”

You Send Me: (Polydor 1978)
* “Everytime I See You”
     Jigmastas’s “Iz You Dee”
     Nobody’s “Monotone”
* “You Send Me”
     Pharcyde’s “The Hustle”

Love Fantasy: (Polydor 1980)
* “Love Fantasy”
     Yaggfu Front’s “Frontline”

No Stranger to Love: (Polydor 1980)
* “No Stranger to Love”
     Jill Scott’s “Watching Me”
     MF Doom’s “The Time We Faced Doom (Intro)”

Feelin' Good: (Polydor 1982)
* “Feeling Good”
     Puff Daddy ft Ma$e’s “Been Around the World”

Lots of Love: (Uno Melodic 1983)
* “Black Family”
     Jungle Brothers’s “Acknowledge Your Own History”

Ayers, Roy and Henderson, Wayne
Step in to Our Life: (Polydor 1978)
* “Step in to Our Life”
     Capone-N-Noreaga’s “Capone Bone”
     Top Quality’s “Magnum Opus”
* “For Real”
     Krush & Mos Def’s “Can You See the Light?”
* “No Deposit, No Return”
     A Tribe Called Quest’s “Bonita Applebaum”
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