Fun Fact: The second part Wiz Khalifa’s stage name stems from an Arabic word that means “successor” and wisdom. Not-so-fun Fact: Wiz may not have done the wisest thing.
The Pittsburgh artist is in hot water with Cymple Man, a Georgia rapper who is accusing Wiz stealing his song. According to the southern artist, Wiz ripped him f after he came to him for career help.
While song sampling — also know as taking a piece another artist’s song — has become the “it” thing to do in hip-hop, this might have taken it a little too far. So, Cymple is suing the Rolling Papers artist.