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This Cover Of Rihanna's "Work" Has Some People Riled Up

Imitation is the best form of flattery, right?

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Rihanna's song "Work" is currently the No. 1 song in the country, so naturally people are going to put their own spin on the tune. That's what happened when YouTuber Samantha Harvey did when she covered the song last week.

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Harvey's voice is definitely beautiful, however, the comments on her social channels has some praising the video while others are a bit peeved.

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In the original song, Rihanna often sings while using Patois, which a specific type of Jamaican dialect.

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Some people are not happy and have pointed out that her cover lacks the Caribbean influences in Rihanna's version. There are some people who like it:

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Others have commented on Harvey's cover, defending the original Rihanna tune.

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Harvey also caught some flack for switching up some of the lyrics.

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But she did comment on the video, saying that it wasn't her intent to make anyone upset.

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Hmm. I wonder how Rih-Rih would feel about this?

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H/T Mic

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