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Author: Daniel Sanchez

Date: December 13, 2018

Original Source: Digital Music News

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EU’s Advocate General Calls Use of Uncleared Samples — No Matter How Brief — Copyright Infringement

According to German band Kraftwerk, rapper and hip hop music producer Moses Pelham outright stole a two-second sequence from the 1977 track ‘Metall auf Metall’ (Metal on Metal).  Pelham had transformed the sequence into an endless loop and used it in on rapper Sabrina Setlur’s ‘Nur Mir’ (Only Me).

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