Kanye West faces legal action for using Marshall Jefferson song

Kanye West reportedly used part of Jefferson's song at least 22 times on his track Flower

Kanye West was sued Wednesday for allegedly sampling Marshall Jefferson's 1986 hit "Move Your Body" on Donda 2 without permission.

The 45-year-old rapper, producer and entrepreneur reportedly used part of Jefferson's song on his track Flowers at least 22 times.

Kanye, who has legally changed his name to Yeh, released Donda 2 exclusively through his Stem player in February.

Ultra International Music Publishing took legal action against the rapper and filed a complaint in the US District Court in New York on Wednesday.