Lil Nas X has a lawsuit on his hands soon after a track from his debut EP 7, “Rodeo” has been targeted as an nearly identical rip of a producer’s original composition. Brandon Lee says his production was lifted for the track with no his permission, and he’s named each X and Cardi B in a lawsuit.
TMZ breaks it down:
Following the release of “Broad Day,” Lee says Cardi B and Lil Nas X released “Rodeo” this previous June.
Lee says in his lawsuit, they’re each constructed on a four-measure phrase outlining the cord progression E, F, G, F, E. He also says the tempo is the identical, each songs make use of guitar and wind instruments, the drumbeats are the identical, the chord progression is related … amongst other items.
Lee is also suing X’s label, Sony, as effectively.