Lil Wayne Sued Over “How To Love” Beat

Lil Wayne is being sued once again.

According to TMZ, an artist named Rich Rick claims he owns the rights to the beat for Wayne’s Carter IV single,  ”How to Love.”

Rick filed the lawsuit last week in L.A. Country Superior Court, claiming he purchased several master recordings between 2006 and 2009, one of which is the beat that now appears on “How to Love.” He says he bought it from a production crew called Drummer Boyz and that they double-crossed him by pitching the same beat to Weezy  in exchange for a 35% royalty agreement.

Rick is suing Weezy, the Drummer Boyz and others for breach of contract and fraud, among other things, and is demanding everything DB is entitled to under their agreement with Wayne plus 10% interest. Neither Wayne nor the Drummer Boyz have commented on the suit as of press time.—Gina Montana

  • http://twitter.com/landuswuznthere lanwuzhere

    Damn this like the 30th time cash money as a whole been sued….

  • mutada mullah atari

    Uh , XXl we can read TMZ like I did yesterday before your lazy website handlers rehashed the same story, back in the Yellow Nigg, days in XXl’s prime you actualy were journalist and created the news, when is Harris going to put this disgrace, use to be legend to bed? Smdh

  • http://lilstanley.w2c.in lilstanley

    Wat has he done again,pls allow mr.carter 2 rest and release de carter iv

  • Los Angelez Angelz

    In this case, all fault lies with the producer. If he sells his beats for 100.00 5 years ago, then runs into Lil Wayne’s people and resells that same beat, the producer is at fault. That beat should be off limits if he sold it with exclusive rights.

  • O

    Too be honest thats how black people are everywhere you go