How house music changed the world: ‘It was freedom. It was our church’

As Beyoncé and Drake take on the genre, legends from Robin S to Jesse Saunders reflect on its resurgence “It was a few weeks back, late at night, I’m in bed, and my phone started pinging,” explains Robin S, the powerhouse vocalist behind Show Me Love, one of the most successful house records ever made….

Kanye sued for sampling house music classic “Move Your Body” 22 times

A lawsuit filed Wednesday lights up Kanye West for alleged “blatant exploitation” of Marshall Jefferson’s house music classic on “Flowers” from Donda 2… A track on Kanye West’s Donda 2 album contains uncleared samples from Marshall Jefferson’s 1986 House Music classic “Move Your Body” (The House Music Anthem) featuring Curtis McClain — and he acknowledged doing it,…