Leon Haywood was a truly unsung musician. He played with Sam Cooke. But his biggest thing was the song, “I Want’a Do Something Freaky to You.” It was a smash. But Dr. Dre sampled it and used it for Snoop’s “Nuthin’ But a ‘G’ Thang.” He was born in Houston. Leon was 74 and died in his sleep in Los Angeles. Read more here.