50 Cent Facing Copyright Infringement Suit
50 Cent is facing a copyright infringement lawsuit for his 2007 single, “I Get Money.”
In the suit, an Atlanta rapper named Tyrone “Young Caliber” Simmons, claims that he purchased the " I Get Money" instrumental from producer Apex first and has exclusive rights to the beat.
In addition to Fif, he is seeking damages from Universal Music Group, Interscope Records, Aftermath Records, G-Unit Records, and Shady Records.
As of press time, neither 50 nor Apex have commented on the case. —Amber McKynzie