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Author: Jonathan Stempel

Date: January 3, 2019

Original Source: Reuters

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U.S. judge orders Ed Sheeran to face Marvin Gaye plagiarism lawsuit

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge has rejected English singer and songwriter Ed Sheeran’s request to dismiss a lawsuit accusing him of lifting from Marvin Gaye’s 1973 classic “Let’s Get It On” for his 2014 smash “Thinking Out Loud.”

Read more: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-sheeran-lawsuit/us-judge-orders-ed-sheeran-to-face-marvin-gaye-plagiarism-lawsuit-idUSKCN1OX1RQ