SONG SAMPLING: Plagiarism, or just the way rap/hip-hop has always been (unbeknownst to the newbie listener)?

You know how Kendrick Lamar received all that s*** for being “controversial” / provocative in The Blacker the Berry from his latest 2015 album, To Pimp a Butterfly?  No, you probably don’t. Here’s a quick re-cap In The Blacker the Berry, Lamar directly confronts modern American racism on a level that mainstream television media doesn’t even go near. For example, one notable … More SONG SAMPLING: Plagiarism, or just the way rap/hip-hop has always been (unbeknownst to the newbie listener)?