Fairness Rocks News Pandora is being sued for showing Tom Petty song lyrics


Fairness Rocks News Pandora is being sued for showing Tom Petty song lyrics

Home Industry News Pandora is being sued for showing Tom Petty song lyrics

Author: Adi Robertson

Date: June 18, 2019

Original Source: The Verge

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Pandora is being sued for showing Tom Petty song lyrics

Music publishing company Wixen has sued Pandora for displaying lyrics from Wixen artists — who include Tom Petty, Rage Against the Machine, and Weezer. Wixen’s suit claims that the internet radio service knowingly used the lyrics “without any valid license or authorization.” It’s the second major lawsuit that Wixen has recently filed against a streaming music company, following a now-settled $1.6 billion lawsuit against Spotify.

Read more: https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/18/18683696/wixen-pandora-copyright-lawsuit-lyrics-unauthorized-display-tom-petty-doors