Taking to Instagram, Peniston posted a side-by-side video of the two songs, focusing on the “ya-ya-ee, ya-ya-ee” line in the chorus. “This is a clear example of #copyrightinfringement,” she said in the caption, before adding “btw I love her music.”
Have a listen for yourself below.
Last week, Lizzo was accused of plagiarism over her other hit song, “Truth Hurts” by Los Angeles songwriter and producer Justin Raisen. Raisen claimed that the track pulls from “Healthy,” a song they both worked on in 2017. That track shares the same melody, he says, and the line, “I just took a DNA test, turns out I’m 100% that bitch.”
Listen to the two tracks below.