Survivor did not grant Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis rights to 'Eye of the Tiger'

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It might be Kim Davis' favorite hype-up song, but Survivor says it did not grant the embattled Kentucky county clerk the rights to use "Eye of the Tiger" at her get-out-of-jail rally.

Davis -- who was jailed for refusing to grant marriage licenses to same-sex couples in her state -- stood alongside Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee at a rally in Grayson, Ky., on Tuesday (Sept. 8) as the Survivor anthem made famous by RockyIII played in the background.

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For his part, Survivor founding member and "Eye of the Tiger" co-writer Frankie Sullivan made clear on Facebook that he did not support Davis' crusade. "We did not grant Kim Davis any rights to use 'My Tune -The Eye Of The Tiger.' I would not grant her the rights to use Charmin!" he wrote.

See his full Facebook post below:

NO! We did not grant Kim Davis any rights to use "My Tune -The Eye Of The Tiger." I would not grant her the rights to...

Posted by Frankie Sullivan on Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Requests for comment from the song's other co-writer, Jim Peterik, went unreturned at press time.

TMZ is reporting that the group is considering a lawsuit over the use of their song.

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