Bollywood films are known for their music and it plays a very important role in a film’s success. ‘Aashiqui 2’s song ‘Tum Hi Ho’ was one such song that became an overnight hit. Now, American rapper T Pain has been accused of plagiarism by filmmaker Mohit Suri and musician Mithoon for plagiarism the song ‘Tum Hi Ho’ from ‘Aashiqui 2’ in his latest single ‘That’s Yo Money’.
Mohit Suri took to Twitter and was rather unpleased with the act of T Pain.
— Mohit Suri (@mohit11481) December 15, 2018
Singer of the hit number Mithoon was also not amused with the act of the American rapper and made his displeasure clear.
— Mithoon (@Mithoon11) December 15, 2018
And as always, Twitterati came out all guns blazing and slammed the rapper for his alleged act of plagiarism.
Sir, the instrumental is simply a copy of #TumHiHo
— Md Dipty Prodhan Dipto (@dipty98) December 15, 2018
Lmao. T Pain accused of plagiarising new song from Aashiqui 2’s Tum Hi Ho. World, why you so strange? https://t.co/FfmvJYdbNx
— Divyani Rattanpal (@Divyanie) December 18, 2018
@TPAIN yes the way u have used it its really not correct its better u create original work this song is so close to us and @Mithoon11 spends years for creating his work plz do not use it in this way may d lord give u wisdom
— Resham Talwar (@Rj_Resham) December 15, 2018
Hella just ruined an amazing Bollywood song 😤
— Megha Sharma (@meghasharma30) December 17, 2018
Did…someone really use a Bollywood song without permission? Damn that’s new. https://t.co/wmjRNcsc2b
— 🌙 (@andcoffee_) December 17, 2018
‘Aashiqui 2’ had starred Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles. So, it looks like we have not heard last of this controversy and upcoming days will be pretty interesting regarding this row.