Although he might have simply racked up one other primary album on the Billboard charts, Drake has additionally earned one other lawsuit for allegedly stealing the beats for 2 of his largest hits.
As reported by @tmz_tv, Drizzy is in some severe legal hot water that would find yourself costing him tens of millions. Drake and New Orleans bounce artist Big Freedia, who featured on “In My Feelings,” are each being sued by Samuel Nicholas III aka Sam Skully as a result of he claims the track is a blatant rip off of one in every of his beats. He moreover alleges that Drake additionally did the identical factor and stole his beat that ultimately grew to become “Nice For What.”
Court paperwork reportedly state that Skully claims Drake and Big Freedia sampled a portion of his 2000 observe, “Roll Call,” however they by no means requested for his permission to make use of it—and in addition by no means paid him for the pattern.
Skully goes on to allege that he revealed his beat on a CD he launched in New Orleans again in 2000, nevertheless he says he didn’t notice his music had been stolen by Drake till years later when the songs began climbing the charts.
Skully has included a number of report labels in his lawsuit, particularly Cash Money Records, Asylum Records and Republic Records—and he’s suing for damages.
At press time, Drake has not publicly responded to the lawsuit.
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