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Author: Ashley King

Date: August 26, 2020

Original Source: Digital Music News

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Nicki Minaj Called Out by Tracy Chapman Attorneys for Blatant Copyright Theft

Tracy Chapman and her attorneys are fighting back against Nicki Minaj’s dismissal of ‘blatant’ copyright theft.

Chapman filed a legal lawsuit in October 2018 against Minaj over a sample that appears in “Sorry.” The track was intended to be featured on Minaj’s album Queen released that year, but it was dropped at the last minute. Chapman’s sample of “Baby Can I Hold You” was not authorized.

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