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Kanye sued over sample
Avatar Posted by luliasha ( 3949 days)ago
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Category: rap
Tags: kanye west

Kanye West is being sued by a songwriter who claims the rapper stole one of his songs.



Dayna ???D?? Mystro Staggs alleges that the Kanye's tune Good Life, uses a sample of his track Volume, and is now suing the Chicago rapper, his record label G.O.O.D and Jay-Z??s label Roc-A-Fella.

According to Associated Press, papers filed to Maryland District Court claim West did not obtain Staggs' permission to use the sample.

Staggs is claiming royalties for 85% of all proceeds from the sale of Good Life.



West, Kanye Discography
Albums
Graduation Graduation ~2007~
Drive Slow Drive Slow ~2006~
Late Orchestration Late Orchestration ~2006~
Late Registration Late Registration ~2005~
Compilations, Remixes
Best Of Kanye West Best Of Kanye West ~2005~


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