“Give The Drummer Some” – Clyde Stubblefield, RIP, the World’s Funkiest & Most Sampled Drummer

2 Mar

CLYDE STUBBLEFIELD, the drummer in the greatest and funkiest iteration of James Brown’s band, recently passed away. He’s the most sampled – and most exploited – drummer in all of music. You’ve heard his beats – thousands of times, and likely never knew it. A must-read at The Conversation.

EVERYONE has heard his beats:

And not just in rap music:

#funk #rip #drums

 

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