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Golden Black and Zakwe’s Single ‘Cream’ is a Trap Homage to Wu Tang Clan’s ‘C.R.E.A.M’

The song uses the same sample as "C.R.E.A.M.," the difference is it's trap.

Durban hip-hop trio Golden Black's latest single "Cream" uses The Charmels' "As Long As I've Got You," the same sample as Wu Tang Clan's seminal 1993 single "C.R.E.A.M."

Just like the Wu Tang classic, Golden Black's "Cream" loops the first four seconds of "As Long As I've Got You," the piano loop that defines "C.R.E.A.M." The difference is, instead of the boom bap drum pattern on the Wu Tang classic, "Cream" sits over 808s and an excessive bassline, as is usually the case on trap songs.

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