Kanye West sued by Hungarian musician above ‘New Slaves’song


NEW YORK (AP) — Kanye West is becoming sued in New York City by a Hungarian musician who says West sampled his song without permission. Gabor Presser says West’s 2013 album “Yeezus” consists of a song named “New Slaves” that sampled a song Presser wrote in 1969. Presser’s lawsuit was filed in Manhattan federal court. It says a single-third of “New Slaves” contains a song Presser wrote when he was with the band Omega. He’s searching for $2.5 million. The lawsuit says West’s lawyers acknowledged the sampling took place when they sent Presser a $ten,000 verify for the perform. But Presser says he by no means cashed the examine over concerns about the agreement. Seattle fifth-graders will get their camp trip, but teachers refuse to go Created in Seattle, this $1 cup could conserve hundreds of thousands of babies 5 issues to view as Seahawks begin OTAs Monday What the national media are saying about Robinson Cano and the Mariners’ hot begin to the season The lawsuit says the song “Gyongyhaju Lany” is one particular of Hungary’s most beloved pop songs. A West spokeswoman hasn’t responded to an e-mail in search of comment.

 

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