Kanye West Settles $2.5 Million Lawsuit Over Sample

Kanye West managed to settle out of court over the sample in "New Slaves" (2013). Composer Gabor Presser claimed West had used his 1969 song “Gyöngyhajú Lány” (“The Girl with Pearly Hair”) for a massive part of “New Slaves”. 

The trail was set to begin on May 15th, but luckily he managed to dodge a messy legal battle. 

Angie Martinez

Angie Martinez

Angie Martinez is recognized as one of the most influential personalities in popular culture and multi-media. Originally known as “The Voice of New York,” Angie’s nearly 20 years of on-air hosting experience has led her to become the media... Read more


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