Rick Ross has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against LMFAO over some of their lyrics in 2010 hit 'Party Rock Anthem'.
The 37-year-old rapper has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against the electropop duo after claiming the pair's use of phrase ''everyday I'm shuffling''' in the 2010 chart-topper is too similar to the phrase ''everyday I'm hustlin''', which was on his 2006 hit 'Hustlin'.
He alleges LMFAO's lyric is an ''obvious attempt to capitalise on the fame and success of Hustlin''' and is ''performed in a manner to sound like'' Ross' own.
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The Party Rock Anthem hitmakers, which formed in 2006, have been on hiatus since last year (12), with SkyBlu launching a solo career and RedFoo taking on a role as a talent judge on the Australian version of The X Factor, while also working on achieving his dreams as a professional tennis player.
The duo is frequently quizzed by fans about the band's future plans, and SkyBlu admits devotees face a long wait because they don't want to force their creativity by reuniting just for the sake of it.
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The Party Rock Anthem hitmakers recently announced they are taking a break to work on solo projects and SkyBlu revealed he is releasing a Spanish-language record.
He tells FOX News Latino, "I'm coming out with a Spanish record... There will be a big person in the song. Everything is going great. It's time for new beginnings. I got to start fresh.
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Madonna has been made an honorary member of LMFAO and the 'Party Rock' duo say they can't wait to open her London Hyde Park gig in July.
The 'Party Rock' duo - made up of SkyBlu and RedFoo - will open for the iconic singer at her concert in London's Hyde Park in July and are thrilled because they're such huge fans of her.
SkyBlu told the Daily Star newspaper: ''Madonna's the female LMFAO. It feels so great to be accepted by the pop world. We always wanted to be compared to people like Madonna. She entertained the world whether it was a movie, her live shows or her records. That is what LMFAO do. We aren't just one song, we are a lifestyle and we are about making people laugh.''
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