Edwin L. Birdsong (August 22, 1941 – January 21, 2019) was an American keyboard/organ player, known in the 1970s and 1980s for his experimental funk/disco music. Birdsong did not achieve much chart success, but developed a strong fan base, and has also been sampled by other artists many times, most famously by Daft Punk who sampled "Cola Bottle Baby" in "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger", and Gang Starr who sampled his single "Rapper Dapper Snapper" for their song "Skills".
Edwin Birdsong – Funtaztik. Label: Salsoul Records – SA 8550. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Companies, etc. Produced For – Edwin Birdsong Productions.
Edwin BIRDSONG - Funtaztik. Artist: Edwin Birdsong. Album: Funtaztik, 1981. Now playing: Toto Africa. Rock FM. Ava Max Sweet but Psycho.
Edwin Birdsong, a jazz and funk keyboardist whose music was sampled by Daft Punk, Kanye West and Snoop Dogg, has died at the age of 77. He was best known for the disco song Cola Bottle Baby, which formed the basis for Daft Punk's Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger. He was also a prolific session musician and producer who worked with Stevie Wonder and Roy Ayers. Rapper Dapper Snapper - the last track on Birdsong's final album Funtaztik - also became a hip-hop staple, with its drumbeat forming the backbone of De La Soul's Me Myself & I, Gang Starr's Skills, Snoop Dogg's Lodi Dodi and The Chemical Brothers' Morning Lemon, among others.
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