Drake is going to court over bootlegging scam of several of his thousand songs:
Toronto rapper Drake is such a hot artist that one of his albums is selling even though he didn’t release it. An unauthorized album, “The Girls Love Drake,” which features selections from Drake’s mixtape “So Far Gone” and other tracks, was released May 28 by a label called Canadian Money Entertainment and distributed by the Independent Online Distribution Alliance (IODA) on iTunes, Rhapsody and Amazon.
Drake’s camp, which is still trying to clear permissions for the samples on “So Far Gone” and his two other mixtapes in hopes of selling them in stores, said it didn’t authorize the release. If it hadn’t been disqualified on the grounds that it wasn’t an official album, Continue »