I heard This Is How We Do It on the radio just now for the first time in years, and noticed that the drum sample sounded incredibly similar. It only took me a few seconds to place it, and yes, it's the exact same sample used for the track The Mantle in NiGHTS into Dreams. The only difference is that the version in NiGHTS is sped up, and has a slightly higher pitch. Here's a comparison:
This Is How We Do It:
It's super interesting to me that we're still finding out new things, and the samples used are especially interesting to me. I remember learning that there was a bit of audio in Gate of your Dream that was sampled directly from the first Home Alone film, and that completely blew my mind. Have you noticed any other musical similarities?