Drake Being Sued By Playboy For “The Best I Ever Had” Sample

Playboy Enterprises is suing Drake over his hit song “Best I Ever Had”.  According to the lawsuit, Drake and Universal Records did not properly clear the sample of the song “Fallin In Love” by Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds that was released on Playboy Records in 1975.  Playboy wants to stop sale and the distribution of the song which will eventually either lead to taking the song off  “The So Far Gone EP” or taking the mixtape-album off the market all together due to copyright infringement.

Compare the two songs:

By | 2010-06-29T07:25:17+00:00 June 29th, 2010|Uncategorized|0 Comments