HEAR IT | Did The Chainsmokers' Borrow "Closer" from Fetty Wap's "679"?
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Pop music loves to recycle and reuse common musical tropes all the time. Whether that's Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" or Vanilla Ice's "Ice Ice Baby," sometimes we can't help but hear eerily similar riffs in different songs.
When we heard The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey's hit "Closer" on the radio earlier this week, we couldn't help but think it sounded a little familiar. That's when we stumbled across Fetty Wap's "679." Give a listen to the video above made by Youtube user RIPOFF DIARY and ask yourself, did The Chainsmokers borrow Fetty's beat? You decide.