You may want to have clearance before you remix someones hit record! Mariah Carey is one the biggest icons in music. That's a major reason why fans flocked to a young rapper creatively remixing Carey's hit song "Shake It Off."
An up and coming rapper from East Baltimore, YTK, remixed Mariah Carey's hit single with "Let It Off" and it quickly went viral!
After a user on Twitter tweeted the video writing "Mariah Carey has 24 hours to respond," the tweet got thousands of likes and Retweets finally catching Mariah's attention. Carey responded tweeting "How about y'all have 24 hours to respond to my lawyers"
Obviously, you need permission to use another person's song. We aren't sure if Mariah was serious or not especially since the song is allegedly on Spotify already.
Ironically, fans also aren't sure if Mariah Carey was serious or not regarding her lawyers.
Since the free publicity, the A&R has cleared the air stating Mariah actually has been helpful in connecting them with the right people to gain clearance to use her song. Fans reactions to Mariah possibly pulling a boss move was hilarious! Check it out below.