Drake Accused Of Stealing Music And Lying About Permission
TMZ is reporting that Drake is being sued for his song ‘Pound Cake’. The song begins with a 35 second monologue from a 1982 song “Jimmy Smith Rap” recorded by Jazz musician Jimmy Smith.
According to a new lawsuit, the rapper never got permission to use the 35 second clip. Jimmy is dead, but his Estate insists in the lawsuit no permission was given. Drake and Cash Money Records are now being sued for 300K for not clearing the sample.
Listen to the audio below: