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Kanye West Has A ‘Gold Digger’ Problem

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Kanye West is being sued for allegedly using unlicensed samples in his 2005 hit single, “Gold Digger.”

TMZ first reported that the children of deceased musician David Pryor, from the band Thunder And Lighting, filed a lawsuit against the rapper for allegedly sampling a part of the bands 1974 song, “Bumpin Bus Stop.”

Pryor’s two children, Trena Steward and Lorenzo Pryor, claim that 13 seconds into “Gold Digger”, you can hear Pryor singing “Get down” three times, followed by Kanye’s, “Get down, girl. Go head, get down.”

Pryor’s kids are asking a judge for millions of dollars in damages, and to stop sales of the song.

The 70’s hit by Thunder and Lightening might not sound familiar, but many artists have sampled “Bumpin Bus Stop”, including Missy Elliott, Talib Kweli and A Tribe Called Quest.

Check out both songs below, and tell us what you think:

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All The Tears: Drake’s “God’s Plan” Video Is #GivingGoals

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It’s no secret that Drake’s been on a giving spree while in Miami. From college kids to hotel workers and everyone in between, the rapper has been changing lives one dollar at a time — and now we can see it all in action.

Clearly, it was “God’s Plan” for Drizzy to take his entire budget for his music video and spend it on various residents and workers in Florida’s hot spot city. That’s right almost a million bucks — $996,631.90 to be exact — was slotted for Drake to shoot the visuals for his latest hit but instead he used all the money to make a difference. And in doing so, he made us cry … multiple times. Just watch the video below.

In a statement the self-professed “6god” said this video was “the most important thing” he’s ever done. We’d agree.

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