Lil Uzi Vert Accused Of Jacking Beat Twitter Troll Beats By Santiago
A legit complaint, or more shameless promo?
If you are an active follower of the Hip Hop Twitter, you've probably come across from a 21 years of Detroit producer by the name of Beats By Santiago. The famous self-promoter of the rose to a very low level of internet fame by responding to every tweet by every major rapper, and often end up as the top of the response.
Fans of the grind-god now wonder if the musical minds behind Lil Uzi "Sauce" (Don Cannon, Ike Beatz, Maaly Raw and Michael Piroli) — which appeared in the recently released Luv Is Rage 2 LP — have also taken note of Santiago's hustle and bustle.
Days after the long-awaited album hit the digital shelves, the fans realized that the song in question bore a striking resemblance to the "Lil' uzi x kodak black type beat" James has been "spamming" from the past month of April.
Naaa don't tell me uzi juss stole a @saifk beat pic.twitter.com/V7H3EqOXzL
— ᴀᴋɪɴᴡᴀʟᴇ sᴇᴠᴇɴᴛᴇᴇɴ (@akinwalesvnteen) August 30, 2017
ISN'T THIS THE SAUCE UNTIL THEY WIN?!? Omp this guy really came out of being annoying 😂 https://t.co/Nly6wcNwJV
— teen𓄀mom (@kaygeetk) August 30, 2017
@LILUZIVERT stole this 😂😂💀Issa cruel world https://t.co/4Dc48U8qCT
— DR. J (@DRJ401) August 26, 2017
Dude you're a legend...... https://t.co/2nPYnAIHGA
— Michael Kramer (@basedgodkrame) August 29, 2017
UZI PULLED out A BOONK GANG WITH @saifk BEAT? Sheesh
— S H E E P S K I N 💤 (@CollegeBoyTrey) August 26, 2017
"I found this royalty-free loop in line a little while ago and made a beat out of it," said Saif HipHopDX. "Then I began to post the pace on Twitter in April of 2017."
Once fans pointed out to James, she quickly took note of the similarity.
"It's the same loop all it did was speed up and change the battery," he said. "The hi-hat rolls sound similar."
It is not immediately clear whether this is a coincidence or if one of the four co-producers simpl