One of the men behind the widely sampled breakbeat has been paid by a GoFundMe crowdfund.

A crowdfunding campaign has finally remunerated the man behind one of the most sampled beats in history.

Richard L. Spencer is the former lead vocalist and saxophone player of The Winstons and the copyright holder of their track ‘Amen Brother’ which features the legendary Amen Break drum pattern, one of the most sampled pieces of music in history.

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