Probably not! Just because two songs have the same chord progression doesn't mean someone stole it from someone else. You know how many chord progressions there are in pop music? Like, twelve. It's bound to happen every couple of weeks.
But, if you're in the mood for a conspiracy, sure, Daft Punk stole a song from this guy Zach Kim, and then lied about it to strengthen the narrative that Random Access Memories was a change of direction from their sampling past. A steamy tale of intrigue could be just what the two French robots need!
Listen to the evidence below:
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