This samples Iggy Azealia's hit single, "Fancy
." All of "Fancy's" writers and four of its five producers are included in the credits for "Classic Man." Speaking to Hot 97, Jidenna explained that the writing credit was a cautionary move following the "Blurred Lines
"/ Marvin Gaye lawsuit. "Ever since the decision of Robin Thicke and Pharrell, we believe that it was important to make sure that we are safe," Jidenna said. "When that Robin Thicke verdict came out, we realized the game had changed in music. I'm glad we were safe."
Marvin Gaye's family filed a suit claiming that "Blurred Lines" contained "blatant copying of a constellation of distinctive and significant compositional elements of Marvin Gaye's classic #1 song, "Got To Give It Up
". On March 10, 2015, a jury awarded Gaye's family $7.3 million in damages.