Fairness Rocks News Marvin Gaye Family Claims in Court That Pharrell Williams Committed Perjury


Fairness Rocks News Marvin Gaye Family Claims in Court That Pharrell Williams Committed Perjury

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Author: Eriq Gardner

Date: December 6, 2019

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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Marvin Gaye Family Claims in Court That Pharrell Williams Committed Perjury

Love it or hate it, the “Blurred Lines” case became a signature moment this past decade after Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke and a song publisher were ordered to pay nearly $5 million for infringing the copyright to Marvin Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up.” The 2015 jury verdict, largely upheld last year on appeal, signaled that even an international chart-topper wasn’t immune from an allegation of plagiarism in a court of law. Quite a number of musicians have voiced displeasure with an outcome they believed could chill creativity. Pretty much everyone, though, figured the case was over. Well, it’s not.

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