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T.i. 'Shocked' By Blurred Lines Ruling

T.I. says the recent court ruling against the hit song 'Blurred Lines' was ''shocking''.The 34-year-old rapper, who co-starred on the song alongside Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams, has disputed the decision to order Thicke and...

24th March 2015

Nile Rodgers Praises 'Fantastic' Pharrell Williams

Nile Rodgers thinks Pharrell Williams is ''fantastic''.The 62-year-old Chic guitarist has worked with the producer on several tracks including Daft Punk's 2013 hit single 'Get Lucky' and has praised the musician for his songwriting flare.Speaking...

24th March 2015

T.i. Distances Himself From Blurred Lines Verdict Controversy

Collaborators Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke were recently ordered to pay $7.3 million (£4.9 million) to Gaye's three children after jury members decided they had copied elements of the soul legend's track Got...

22nd March 2015

Pharrell Williams: 'Blurred Lines Verdict Handicaps Creators'

The hitmaker and Robin Thicke were ordered to hand over $7.3 million (£4.8 million) to late soul man Marvin Gaye's family after a jury found them guilty of illegally sampling the singer's 1977...

19th March 2015

Pharrell Williams Slams Blurred Lines Trial Verdict

Pharrell Williams believes the result of the 'Blurred Lines' trial ''handicaps'' creative people.The song's co-creator, along with singer Robin Thicke, were ordered to pay $7.3 million (£4.9 million) to Marvin Gaye's estate for similarities based...

19th March 2015

Marvin Gaye's Heirs 'Set The Record Straight' In Blurred Lines Open Letter

Last week (ends15Mar15), a jury ruled that Thicke and Williams had copied elements of Gaye's track Got to Give It Up for their 2013 chart hit and they were ordered to pay $7.3...

19th March 2015

Marvin Gaye's Family Wants T.i. Included In Trial Verdict

Earlier this month (Mar15), a jury ruled that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams had copied elements of Gaye's track Got to Give It Up for their 2013 chart hit and they were ordered...

18th March 2015

Robin Thicke Performs Blurred Lines At Charity Gala

Thicke sang his hit at a Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) fundraising event in the city which was chaired by Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow, and attended by stars including Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss,...

15th March 2015

Gaye Family Looking Deeper Into Pharrell's Work To Uncover Possible Plagiarism

So Pharrell has had enough trouble with the Gaye family to last him a lifetime. Unfortunately, they don't seem to be done with him quite yet. The Gaye estate originally lauched and settled out of...

By Victoria Pavlova | 13th March 2015

Marvin Gaye's Son: 'We Were Disrespected In Blurred Lines Case'

The hitmakers were ordered to hand over $7.4 million (£4.9 million) to Gaye's heirs after losing a court battle on Tuesday (10Mar15) when a Los Angeles jury found them guilty of lifting portions...

13th March 2015

Pharrell Williams' Lawyer Blasts Happy Comparisons To Another Marvin Gaye Tune

The hip-hop star and his collaborator Robin Thicke were ordered to hand over $7.4 million (£4.9 million) to Gaye's kids in court on Tuesday (10Mar15), after they were found guilty of lifting hooks...

12th March 2015

Robin Thicke Celebrates 38th Birthday After Blurred Lines Blow

On Tuesday, Thicke and his collaborator Pharrell Williams were ordered to pay $7.3 million (£4.9 million) after a Los Angeles jury ruled their 2013 hit Blurred Lines copied portions of Gaye's track Got...

12th March 2015

Robin Thicke, Pharrell, To Appeal Blurred Lines Verdict

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams intend to appeal the 'Blurred Lines' court ruling.The pair were sued by the family of the late singer Marvin Gaye on Tuesday (10.03.15) and ordered to pay $7.3 million (£4.8...

12th March 2015

Robin Thicke & Pharrell Williams Plan To Contest Blurred Lines Trial Verdict

Thicke and Williams were ordered to hand over $7.4 million (GBP4.9 million) to Gaye's kids in court on Tuesday (10Mar15), but their lawyer, Howard King, has revealed the songwriters plan to appeal or...

12th March 2015

Nona Gaye: The 'Legacy' Of My Father Has Been Upheld

Marvin Gaye's daughter is glad the ''legacy'' of her father has been upheld.Nona Gaye has been celebrating a jury's ruling that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke must pay $7.3 million for plagiarising her father's 1977...

11th March 2015

Jury Awards Marvin Gaye's Family $7.3 Million In 'Blurred Lines' Case

A jury has ruled that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke breached copyright when writing their 2013 monster hit Blurred Lines. Jurors found that that one of the best-selling singles of all time copied segments of...

By Michael West | 11th March 2015

Marvin Gaye's Family Moves To Block Blurred Lines Sales

Thicke and Williams were ordered to pay $7.3 million (£4.9 million) after a judge ruled in favour of Gaye's heirs, Nona, Frankie and Marvin Gaye III, who claimed the stars had copied elements...

11th March 2015

Marvin Gaye's Family Seek Blurred Lines Sales Halt

Marvin Gaye's family want to stop sales of 'Blurred Lines'.The Motown star's children Frankie and Nona successfully won a lawsuit on Tuesday (10.03.15) claiming Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke plagiarised their father's 1977 hit 'Got...

11th March 2015

Pharrell: 'Blurred Lines Ruling Sets Horrible Precedent'

After a two week trial, a Los Angeles jury ruled that Robin Thicke and Williams copied portions of Gaye's 1977 track while writing their 2013 hit, and ordered them to pay Gaye's children,...

11th March 2015

Pharrell Williams And Robin Thicke Ordered To Pay $7.3 Million

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke have been ordered to pay Marvin Gaye's family $7.3 million for copyright infringement.A jury in Los Angeles ruled today (10.03.15) that the 41-year-old producer and the 38-year-old singer's 2013 hit...

10th March 2015

Robin Thicke & Pharrell Williams Lose Blurred Lines Trial

The federal panel declared Williams infringed on Gaye's 1977 hit when he wrote Blurred Lines for Thicke. The trial lasted two weeks and featured testimony from both Williams and Thicke, who performed...

10th March 2015

Pharrell Denies Marvin Gaye Inspiration In Court Case

Pharrell Williams has told a court 'Blurred Lines' was inspired by Miley Cyrus, not Marvin Gaye.The 41-year-old musician made the revelation in his hour-long testimony for the chart-topping single's trial, in which Marvin Gaye's children...

5th March 2015

Pharrell Williams Testifies In Marvin Gaye Copyright Trial

Pharrell Williams insists he wasn't thinking about Marvin Gaye or the soul legend's song Got To Give It Up when he wrote Blurred Lines for Robin Thicke.The hitmaker and producer testified in court on Wednesday...

5th March 2015

Robin Thicke Confesses He Lied About Blurred Lines Under Oath

Robin Thicke has confessed he lied about asking pal Pharrell Williams to create a song like Marvin Gaye's 1977 hit Gotta Give It Up under oath in court on Wednesday (25Feb15)The Blurred Lines singer took...

26th February 2015

Judge Allows Marvin Gaye's Music To Be Played In Blurred Lines Trial

A judge in New York City has reversed a ruling banning Marvin Gaye's heirs from playing the late star's music in court as part of a copyright battle over Robin Thicke's hit Blurred Lines.Thicke and...

29th January 2015

Marvin Gaye's Kids Told They Can't Play Dad's Recording At Copyright Trial

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams have won a minor victory in their ongoing legal spat with Marvin Gaye's kids - the siblings won't be allowed to play their father's music in court.Gaye's children sued the...

28th January 2015

Paula Patton To Testify In Court For Robin Thicke

Paul Patton will testify in court for Robin Thicke. The 'Déjà Vu' actress is set to give evidence in a plagiarism case brought against her estranged husband - from whom she filed for divorce in...

22nd January 2015

Fascinating Fact: 4504630

Actor Steve Carell put his vocal talents to the test on Wednesday night (10Dec14) by teaming up with U.S. late night host Jimmy Fallon to perform an a cappella version of Marvin Gaye classic Sexual...

12th December 2014

'Blurred Lines' Hitmakers To Go To Court For Plagiarism Claims

A trial in 2015 will settle a dispute over whether 'Blurred Lines' plagiarised elements of Marvin Gaye's 'Got to Give It Up'.A federal judge in the US, John Kronstadt, has denied a request from Robin...

1st November 2014

Blurred Lines Dispute Heading To Trial

Blurred Lines collaborators Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are heading to trial over allegations they illegally sampled music from soul legend Marvin Gaye for the 2013 hit song.The stars, alongside featured rapper T.I., failed to...

30th October 2014

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Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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