Kanye West Sued For $500,000 Over Samples

The Fader reports the following:

Kanye West is facing another lawsuit for his track, “Girls, Girls, Girls (Remix)” from his 2006 mixtape, Freshmen Adjustment 2. The track contains a sample from soul group The Persuaders’ 1972 track, “Trying Girls Out.” Freshmen Adjustment 2 was never commercially released, but Persuaders singer Robert Poindexter is unhappy with the use of his song, and on March 27th filed a claim with the U.S. District Court in Southern New York seeking $500,000 in damages

Check out the entire article here: http://www.thefader.com/2012/04/02/kanye-west-sued-for-500000-over-sample-used-in-2006/


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