Rapper: Katy Perry Used My Song as 'Witchcraft'
Flame claims she stole his music for 'Dark Horse'
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Jul 3, 2014 11:37 AM CDT
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(Newser) – First Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" angered Muslims; now it's drawn the ire of a Christian rapper. Flame and his producers this week filed suit against Perry, claiming she stole his 2008 song, "Joyful Noise," Celebuzz reports—and, as if that's not bad enough, the lawsuit claims "the devoutly religious message" of the song "has been irreparably tarnished by its association with the witchcraft, paganism, black magic, and Illuminati imagery evoked by the same music in 'Dark Horse.'" Compare for yourself here and here, or check out why Muslims were also unhappy with the religious imagery in Perry's song.

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loginssuck
Jul 5, 2014 12:03 AM CDT
Someone needs to put the crack pipe down.
Tristan
Jul 4, 2014 3:19 PM CDT
Open up both videos and play them together. Hardly similar at all.
JERZJOE
Jul 4, 2014 2:51 PM CDT
Seen the 2 music vids!! Flame has $$$$ in his future on this lawsuit!! There ya go!!