Rihanna – Don’t Stop The Music – Piano Tutorial

How to Play Rihanna – Don’t Stop The Music – Piano Tutorial

At around 2:35 this samples the chant “mama-se, mama-sa, ma-ma-koo-sa” from Michael Jackson’s 1982 track, “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’.” Jackson originally borrowed the line from Cameroon Saxophonist Manu Dibango’s 1972 song “Soul Makossa (Funky Soul Makossa)” without permission and was forced to compensate Dibango in an out-of-court settlement over it’s use. 26 years later Dibango launched another compensation claim against Rihanna, as the Barbadian singer’s use of the line came with permission from Jackson, but not the Cameroonian.

Sorry, the music sheets have been removed due to copyright claims from the NMPA (National Music Publishers’ Association). Please email me at viimuno@gmail.com for further communication.

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