Copyright Infringement

H.E.R. Was Reportedly Sued For Alleged Copyright Infringement For ‘Focus’

H.E.R. Was Reportedly Sued For Alleged Copyright Infringement For Focus

Rising musician Andre Sims filed a $3 million lawsuit in New York federal court against H.E.R. (real name Gabrielle Wilson), music producer Darhyl “DJ” Camper, and Justin Love for her breakout single, “Focus”. Visit for more information The Jasmine Brand reportedly obtained a letter saying that the musician and pianist is suing the trio for copyright infringement. […]

R&B Sensation Tinashe Sued By Australian Producer for Stealing Music


According to a report from TheBlast, R&B songstress Tinashe has been named in a federal lawsuit, accused of copyright infringement and fraudulent representation for allegedly stealing music from an Australian producer. Visit for more information In the lawsuit, producer Will K, whose real name is William Kissas, alleges that he and singer MakJ, who […]

Three 6 Mafia Sued By Group of Memphis-Based Artists For Copyright Infringement


Yes, they’re even claiming that they wrote some of the lyrics to “Tear Da Club Up” too. Visit for more information A group of artists from Memphis who have allegedly recorded, produced and written songs with the legendary Three 6 Mafia are claiming that the Academy Award winning group stole their recordings and were […]

Cam’Ron Sued By Photog For Allegedly Stealing Image For Mixtape Cover

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Music isn’t the only thing in this game you need permission before you use it. Visit for more information Cam’Ron is being sued by photographer Ellis Reed over the Harlem image that was used for his recent mixtape entitled The Program. The image of the street scene was taken in Harlem over 30 years […]

Eazy-E’s Widow Tomica Wright And Son Settle Their Lawsuit Over N.W.A. Name


Eazy-E’s wife and his son have finally settled their legal battle over the use of the N.W.A. name. Visit for more information According to reports, court documents show that Tomica Wright and Eric Wright have finally reached a settlement that will bring the case to a close after years of litigation. Eazy’s son agreed […]

H&M Files Federal Lawsuit Against Graff Artist REVOK Over Copyright Dispute

Clothing retailer H&M has filed a complaint for declaratory judgment after being threatened with legal action over its use of graffiti art in a marketing campaign. Visit for more information The claim was filed on Friday, March 9 at the US District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Jason Williams, who goes […]

Spotify Hit With a $1.6 B Copyright Lawsuit

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Spotify has been sued for allegedly playing thousands of songs from the likes of Tom Petty, Neil Young and The Doors without permission. Visit for more information Wixen Music Publishing, a song licensee, sued Spotify last week in California federal court, alleging the music-streaming startup is using its songs without the proper license or […]

Chance The Rapper Sued For Allegedly Stealing Jazz Song


After all of his recent success, Chance The Eapper is being pulled back into his past to answer some questions about him supposedly “”jacking a beat” from a very famous jazz musician. Visit for more information Wali Abdul Muhammad, the composer for Lonnie Liston Smith’s “Bridge Through Time”, alleges that Chance used parts of […]

Producer Claims Future Hit Desiigner With Copyright Infringement Over “Panda”

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Following Kanye West’s sample of Desiigner’s “Panda” in 2016’s The Life Of Pablo, the latter was thrust into the super stardom that comes with a hit track and signing to West’s G.O.O.D Music imprint. Visit for more information But, it seems there was trouble in paradise as the producer of “Panda”, Menace recently revealed […]