September 17 2013
This week's Seven O'Clock Sample is focused on the music of Steely Dan. In 1976, the group released THE ROYAL SCAM. The album's lead single was "Kid Charlemagne", a track who's lyrics were loosely inspired by the exploits of the infamous 1960s San Francisco-based LSD chemist Owsley Stanley.
This song was sampled by Kanye West on his 2007 album GRADUATION.