Jay Z, Kanye West Sued for Copyright Infringement on ‘Watch the Throne’ Track

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(Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images For BET)

(Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images For BET)

The Throne might be in a bit of trouble.

Jay Z and Kanye West are being sued for copyright infringement on their 2011 Watch the Throne tune “Made in America,” XXL reports.

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The claim is being made by New York musician Joel McDonald, who says the rappers and featured performer Frank Ocean stole the concept of the song from his own tune of the same name, released in 2009.

McDonald, who goes by the stage name Joel Mac, is reportedly seeking $3 million in damages.

Read more on Radio.com.

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