Music Birthday: Salaam Remi

🔊🥳 Today, May 14, 1972, Salaam Remi was born in Queens, New York City, NY. Remi produced ‘Fu-Gee-La’ for the Fugees in 1995. The song sampled Teena Marie’s ‘Ooo La La La,’ Ramsey Lewis’ ‘If Loving You Is Wrong, I Don’t Want to Be Right,’ and was sampled in ‘Nas Album Done’ by DJ Khaled & Nas. Other memorable samples of ‘Fu-Gee-La’ are used in Jay-Z’s ‘Moonlight,’ The Weeknd’s ‘Sidewalks,’ and Audio Push’s ‘Sweep.’

Published by Taylor Valery

Through the lense of A&R and music writer Taylor Valery, HomageCollage celebrates some of music's best creators and creations.

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