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The Game

Accused of a Good

Ol' Fashioned Beat Jacking!

8/4/2012 4:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0803_the_game_tmzHip-hop producer Infamous produced a song for The Game's most recent mixtape -- the only problem is he claims never got paid for it ... this according to a new lawsuit obtained by TMZ. 

According to a lawsuit filed in California, Infamous (real name Marco Rodriguez) claims he did work for Game all the time, so he had no problem sending him a beat to listen to back in 2010 ... so Game could decide whether or not he wanted to use it.

But Infamous claims he never reached any deal with Game, so he was shocked when the beat he made was turned into "Skate On," a song featured on Game's mixtape, "California Republic." Infamous is even credited as the producer on Wikipedia (see below).

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Infamous says he sent a letter to Game in April to try and get what's his ... but Game never responded.

Infamous says he usually charges between $20-$25,000 per song, but he's suing Game for damages in excess of $100,000. It's worth noting ... the mixtape is available for free online. 

Calls to Game ...

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1.

LDB    

In a matter of time they're going to beef on twitter

776 days ago
2.

laffnbear    

Song? Not in this lifetime! Calling this noisome noise songs and music does huge disservice and insults those who create REAL music.

776 days ago
3.

ohreally    

He should shut up then. If the mixtape is free the only profit is promotion, of which they are both reaping the benefits.

776 days ago
4.

Who the Hell is Khloe    

I couldn't even read these comments due to spamming...

776 days ago
5.

Seldombinlaid    

How I knew Americas Next Top Model was going down the toilet, is when Game was on there as a judge, Not to mention equally worthless Kardashians

776 days ago
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JugEars McKenyan Sr..    

I'll give those thugs something to beatjack... why is TMZ so 'down' with all these thuggish rappers? Don't other people out there in Moville do stupid shiite? Guess I answered my own question, not enough to fill a blog every day, that they ARE good for!! lol

776 days ago

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