Kanye West Gets Triumph Over 'Stronger' Track's Battle


Kanye West


West wins over Vincent 'Vince P.' Peters following a judge's decision to dismiss the producer's lawsuit against him.

Kanye West has emerged victorious in a court battle over his hit track "Stronger" after a judge threw out a lawsuit. Songwriter/producer Vincent 'Vince P.' Peters filed suit against West last year, alleging the rapper copied chunks from his own composition, also named "Stronger", which he alleges was written in 2006.

Peters claims he gave music manager John Monopoly, one of West's business associates, a copy of the song during a meeting in 2006, and was stunned when the star's Grammy-winning version appeared the following year. But a judge at a court in Illinois has now ruled in West's favour and dismissed Peters' claim. Judge Virginia Kendall decided the two songs are not substantially similar and threw out the case, according to Allhiphop.com.

The news comes just days after West settled a long running legal dispute with music mogul Marion 'Suge' Knight, stemming from a 2005 shooting at a Florida party.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. 'Krypton' First Trailer Introduces Superman's Grandfather
  2. Heavily Pregnant Beyonce Flaunts Massive Baby Bump When Partying in Low-Cut Dress
  3. Aaron Hernandez Allegedly Left Suicide Note for His Jailhouse Gay Lover
  4. Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn Got Caught by Police While Having Sex During Their First Date
  5. Serena Williams Expecting Baby With Boyfriend Alexis Ohanian
  6. Kim Kardashian Flaunts Her Tempting Figure in These Bedazzled 'Bedtime' Bikini Snaps
  7. Khloe Kardashian Flashes Lace Bra and Panties. See Her Red Hot Look!
  8. 'Outlander' Stars Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe Bring On-Screen Romance to Real Life in Cape Town
  9. Kourtney Kardashian Goes Naked to Celebrate Turning 38 - See the Risque Snap
  10. Kim Kardashian Was the One Who Urged La La Anthony to Dump Carmelo

CELEBS PHOTO