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Yeasayer sue Kendrick Lamar and the Weeknd

Yeasayer sue Kendrick Lamar and the Weeknd
The Weeknd and Kendrick Lamar did a really good song for the Black Panther soundtrack called Pray for Me. It’s seriously a banger, and if Black Panther feels like a while ago in the fast moving world of music then it isn’t for Yeasayer, because they are suing over it.
Yeasayer claim Pray for Me features a  “distinctive choral performance” from their track Sunrise as a “material and substantial portion” of Pray For Me. They claim their has been  “intent to conceal the infringement” and want damages, a share of the profits and a ban of selling it for now.
So you can compare, here are the songs:

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