Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams Lose First Round in Marvin Gaye Lawsuit
The late Marvin Gaye‘s estate is taking the lead in the courtroom against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams in the ‘Blurred Lines‘ lawsuit. Gaye’s family insisted the two stole parts of their hit song from ‘Got to Give it Up.’ Believing the that the songs may be substantially similar, a California judge has ruled in favor of the family.
According to U.S. District Judge John Kronstat, “defendants have made a sufficient showing that elements of ‘Blurred Lines‘ may be substantially similar to protected, original elements of ‘Got to Give it Up.” He also …read more
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