Whoa! I just noticed something . . . .

  1. I THOUGHT there was something familiar to Don't Matter!

    The melody to the verses in Akon's Don't Matter are identical to the tune of the chorus to R. Kelly's Ignition (Remix).


    This is Don't Matter:
    http://youtube.com/watch?v=b3u65f4CRLk
    The verse starts 1:11 in.

    This is Ignition:
    http://youtube.com/watch?v=0c01HLfWpfY
    The chorus starts 0:30 in.
     
  2. Ech. I can't stand Akon. There are so many songs where the artists used the tune of another older song. Good Charlotte's 'Lifestyles of the Rich and the Famous' is one :yucky: I just can't remember the other song right now.
     
  3. LOL...That's funny, but it's just another nail in the coffin of originality.
     
  4. i don't like akon at all.

    but enrique inglesis' song 'tired of being sorry' has the same lyrics and tune as band called, RINGSIDE...he ripped them off so bad...nothing sounds any different either.
     
  5. This has been mentioned I believe many times before but stars are blind is really similar, bar for bar, to UB40's Kingston Town.

    The only difference being, of course is that UB40 actually have talent, they're good singers and Kingston Town is a good song.
     
  6. oh i see what you mean, didnt notice that before. But I find a lot of singers are either sharing or recycling melodies.
     
  7. hahahaha, I LOVE Akon but..wow. Ashanti's new song is the same way, its almsot the same beat as another song...damn I forgot the name. But I cant stand Ashanti, most of her songs are remakes anyways, not to mention her ass cant sing at all!
     

  8. OMG! I just listened to Kingston Town and you're right! You would think Paris Hilton would of been able to afford something original.
     
  9. #9 Aug 30, 2008
    Last edited: Aug 30, 2008