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No Sympathy for The Donald: Stones ask Trump to stop using their music

5 years 5 months 2 weeks ago Wednesday, May 04 2016 May 4, 2016 May 04, 2016 1:52 PM May 04, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: APNewsNow
Image: @Anamoly100 via Twitter (Mildly Clever Headline Courtesy: Brock Sues)

The Rolling Stones have asked presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to stop playing their songs at his campaign events.

In a statement Wednesday, the rock band said they have not given permission to the Trump campaign to use their songs and "have requested that they cease all use immediately."

A Trump campaign spokeswoman didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

Trump, an avid music fan, has featured Rolling Stones songs at his rallies for months as part of a diverse soundtrack that includes Elton John, opera and classic rock songs. The Rolling Stones' 1969 classic "You Can't Always Get What You Want" was a popular song choice for his events.

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