Watch me cover 12 classic rap songs (1992-2003) in under 2 minutes. If you like this video, check out the sequel "12 More HipHop Piano Covers": https://www.youtube.com/wat...
These are most of the hiphop songs I grew up with in the 90s and early 2000s, so I chose them not only for their piano cover possibilities, but because I'm a fan. I included annotations for the underlying sampled artist if the sample was the basis for the piano part.
1. Baby Got Back - Sir Mix A Lot
2. The Real Slim Shady - Eminem
3. If I Ruled the World - Nas (Based on a song by Whodini)
4. Changes - 2pac (Based on a song by Bruce Hornsby & The Range)
5. Regulate - Warren G (Based on a song by Michael McDonald)
6. Ready or Not - The Fugees (Based on a song by Enya)
7. California Love - 2pac (Based on a song by Joe Cocker)
8. Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio (Based on a song by Stevie Wonder)
9. Still Not a Player - Big Pun (Based on a song by Brenda Russell)
10. NY State of Mind - Nas (Based on a song by Joe Chambers)
11. C.R.E.A.M. - Wu-Tang Clan (Based on a song by The Charmels)
12. In Da Club - 50 Cent