Soulja Boy won’t have been fallacious when he proclaimed himself one of many music world's most influential. That's an thought loads of his followers started significantly contemplating after Ariana Grande dropped "7 Rings" final night time (Jan. 17). Upon its launch, followers on Twitter claimed that one a part of Grande's new music mirrors the supply on Soulja's 2010 hit “Pretty Boy Swag.”
"I wouldn't name it a rip off," tweeted one fan. "The similar beat/circulate/fashion has been carried out many occasions. It's not new or unique. Ad truthfully, each Ariana and Nokia's music sound like Soulja Boy's "Pretty Boy Swag" and a couple of Chainz's "[Spend It]."
Another particular person wrote, "Damn [Soulja Boy] actually is the GOAT even [Ariana Grande] is taking his flows. Can't inform me it's not 'Pretty Boy Swag.'"
For the report, Grande’s ditty samples "My Favorite Things" from the 1959 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The Sound of Music and the hook for the observe seems to interpolate 2 Chainz's 2011 banger "Spend It.”
But Princess Nokia has come out and accused Grande of copying her music "Mine" from her 2016 mixtape 1992. But followers have identified that Soulja’s observe predates each 2 Chainz and Nokia’s tunes.
What do you assume? We included movies for Ariana Grande's "7 Rings" and Soulja Boy's "Pretty Boy Swag" for reference. Also, take a look at fan reactions from Twitter in our gallery beneath.