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A$AP Rocky Releases New Rod Stewart-Sampling Tune Everyday

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Image Courtesy RCA RecordsRecently, Kanye West found success by collaborating alongside Paul McCartney on Rihanna‘s song “FourFiveSeconds.”  Now, it seems A$AP Rocky is looking to mirror that formula by utilizing another British rock legend: Rod Stewart.

USA Today reports that hitmaking rapper has teamed up with R&B singer Miguel to create a song called “Everyday,” and it samples an old Rod Stewart vocal track so liberally that he’s listed as a featured artist.  The tune, produced by “Uptown Funk” maker Mark Ronson, appears on Rocky’s forthcoming album.

The song that’s sampled is called “In a Broken Dream,” by an Australian rock band called Python Lee Jackson.  Rod sang guest vocals on the song in 1969; it was released in 1970, but it didn’t become a hit until 1972, when it was re-released following Rod’s success as a solo artist.

In related news, the rapper’s upcoming album’s At.Long.Last.A$AP. has been delayed. The set will be released on June 2, not May 12 as previously reported.



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