Pharrell & Busta Accused of Stealing
A Miami rapper is accusing Pharrell Williams and Busta Rhymes of swiping their song “Twerk It” from him. Monty $$ already had a song called “Twerk It” and he says that their song is directly derived from his track. “It’s the same song, they just copied it and put it out,” Monty $$ told the Miami New Times. “They are coming down to Miami and blatantly disrespecting me. They come to Miami and disrespect the city by taking its music.” According to Monty $$, he shared “Twerk It” on the Facebook page of a friend who works for Pharrell. The track was then deleted. Monty claims he has a recorded conversation where the friend admits that one version of “Twerk It” was used for the other.