Princess Nokia thinks Ariana Grande copied her on “7 rings”

The social media post drew comparisons between Grande’s new song and Nokia’s “Mine.”

January 18, 2019
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The release of Ariana Grande's new song and video "7 rings" has caught the attention of Princess Nokia, who has accused Grande of copying her.


In a video shared on Instagram and Twitter, Nokia played a clip of "7 rings" followed by a snippet of her song "Mine," and remarked on the similarities. "Does that sound familiar to you?" she asks, continuing “Ain’t that the lil song I made about brown women and their hair? Hmmm... sounds about white.”

Nokia also retweeted a post containing further accusations of plagiarism against Grande. [Ariana Grande's] new album literally plagiarizes flows, words, bars from Nokia," the tweet charges.

Nokia isn't even the first person today to claim "7 rings" pulls from another song. A Soulja Boy fan got over 37K likes on Twitter for their claim that Ariana Grande's song "is just [Soulja Boy's] 'pretty boy swag' sped up."

Listen to "Mine" below. Princess Nokia reissued her debut project Metallic Butterfly in December.

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Princess Nokia thinks Ariana Grande copied her on “7 rings”