At least that's over with!
We told you earlier that Kanye West and Jay-Z were being sued by soul musician Syl Johnson for illegally sampling his music on their song The Joy.
Well, looks like they have a reason to celebrate because the two parties settled out of court.
No other details have been released about the settlement, but we're sure everybody is happy again and Syl got his ca$h, which is what is most important, right?
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Kanye and Jay-Z have made some incredible music, but unfortunately there's sometimes a fine line between being inspired and just plain old stealing!
And there's a soul musician named Syl Johnson and a lawsuit out there that says they crossed that line:
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