16.11.08

All Roads Lead to Apache

"Apache" must be one of the most covered and sampled song in history, yet most people have never heard the original. The song has evolved so much since its 1960 release by The Shadows to the Incredible Bongo Band's version dubbed "hip hops national anthem".

One of the more popular versions by the Sugarhill Gang, on Fresh Prince:



The original by The Shadows:



more versions here, for music nerds

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