1. Sh*t Rappers Tweet: Mac Miller Reacts To Lord Finesse’s $10 Million Lawsuit.

    Last night news broke that D.I.T.C. legend Lord Finesse has sued hugely popular rap young’un Mac Miller , seeking $10 million for Miller’s unauthorized use of the instrumental to Finesse’s 1995 single “Hip 2 Da Game” for “Kool Aid & Frozen Pizza” – the song (and 24 million times-viewed music video) that essentially launched Miller’s career. Seemingly blindsided by the lawsuit, a disappointed Miller / @MacMiller took to The Twitter shortly afterwards and shared some thoughts on his past conversations with Finesse, and sample clearance ethics…

    [ NOTE: Tweets displayed in chronological order; we realize 4 traditionally comes before 5…]


    Exhibit A…

    Lord Finesse – “Hip 2 Da Game” (Penalty, 1995)


    Exhibit B…

    http://youtu.be/twZ1SO3lAjk

    Mac Miller – “Kool Aid & Frozen Pizza” (Rostrum, 2010)


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