Music Birthday: Wolfgang Mozart

🔊🎉Today, January 27, 1757, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg, Austria. In 2006, Kelis sampled multiple elements of Mozart’s 1791 ‘Magic Flute (Queen of the Night Aria),’ in her track ‘Like You.’ Kelis included ‘Like You’ on her fourth studio album, “Kelis Was Here.” In 2007, this album earned Kelis a Grammy Award nomination, for Best Contemporary R&B Album. ‘Like You’ was produced by Knobody, producer of Big Pun & Joe’s ‘Still Not a Player,’ and ‘Can’t Knock the Hustle’ by Jay-Z & MJB. 

Published by Taylor Valery

Through the lense of A&R and music writer Taylor Valery, HomageCollage celebrates some of music's best creators and creations.

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