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Author: Ashley King

Date: August 12, 2019

Original Source: Digital Music News

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Cyndi Lauper Settles Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Over ‘Kinky Boots’

Cyndi Lauper has settled a copyright infringement suit filed by songwriter Benny Mardones.

Mardones and writing partner Robert Tepper accused Lauper of lifting parts of their song “Into the Night” for the finale of her musical, Kinky Boots. The 2013 musical swept the Tony Awards that year with 11 nominations and six wins.

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