Jay-Z samples Santogold for B.I.G. biopic
Wed 3rd Dec, 2008 Newsin
Undoubtedly one of the standout cross-over artists to break through in 2008, Santogold has won herself many fans since the release of her self-titled debut earlier this year. Collabs with Diplo and Mark Ronson, arena tours with Coldplay, stoushes with washed up infomercial hosts... it’s been a busy few months to say the least.
Heading down under for her hotly anticipated debut Australian tour later this month, Santogold has now found herself immortalized in a track by one of hip hop’s most iconic artists; Jay-Z. The refrain from her track Shove It used by Jigga in Brooklyn (We Go Hard), a song he’s contributd to the soundtrack for the new Biggie Smalls biopic Notorious.
You can hear it for yourself below: