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Copyright Suits Puts Music Industry On Edge

1104 days ago
Kings of A&RThe music industry is on edge after Katy Perry lost a court battle with her song Dark Horse over copyright infringement. Katy Perry and her collaborators were ordered to pay $2.8 million in damages. Lawyers are very nervous right now as well as songw... more info

Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, And Selena Gomez May Have Collaborated On A Song Together

1104 days ago
DlistedTaylor Swift’s upcoming album is called Lover, and it seems like part of this new era involves reinventing herself from the girl who laughs into her lunch when you ask to sit at her cafeteria table, to a cookie-pushing bundle of rainbow-colored hu... more info

Katy Perry Will Have To Pay Almost $3 Million To The Christian Rapper She Copied “Dark Horse” From

1108 days ago
DlistedEarlier this week, a California judge found Katy Perry, Dr. Luke, and co-writers of the 2013 song Dark Horse to be guilty of ripping off another song. A Christian rapper named Flame sued Katy and the rest of her Dark Horse collaborators for ripping ... more info

Katy Perry & Co-Writers Owe $2.78M For “Dark Horse” Lawsuit Loss

1108 days ago
StereogumUpdated: A jury has found that Katy Perry, her collaborators and her record label must pay $2.78 million because the pop star’s 2013 hit "Dark Horse" copied a Christian rap song. The jury awarded the money Thursday to Marcus Gray and his two co... more info

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' trial closing arguments: What will she owe Christian rapper?

1108 days ago
USA Today MusicJurors heard closing arguments before deciding how much Katy Perry and her team owe the writers of a Christian rap song over her hit 'Dark Horse.'             more info

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' trial continues: How much will she owe the Christian rap group?

1109 days ago
USA Today MusicJurors will hear closing arguments before deciding how much Katy Perry and her team owe the writers of a Christian rap song over her hit 'Dark Horse.'             more info

Attorneys who accused Katy Perry of copying 'Dark Horse' say the song earned about $41 million

1110 days ago
USA Today MusicA jury found Katy Perry's song 'Dark Horse' to be improperly copied. Now lawyers say the pop superstar's 2013 hit earned roughly $41 million.             more info

Katy Perry Loses In Court, Sued for Copyright Infringement Over Hit Single

1111 days ago
Kings of A&RA California jury has decided that Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse” is a copyright infringement. The lawsuit was brought by Christian rapper Marcus Gray who claimed that Katy Perry’s copied his track Joyful Noise’ – and that the Dr. Luke-produce... more info

A Judge Has Found That Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse” Ripped Off A Christian Rap Song

1111 days ago
DlistedBack in 2014, everyone who saw Katy Perry’s video for Dark Horse probably thought the worst choices she made was to dress up like an Egyptian woman (which was followed very closely by the choice to throw a grill in her mouth). As it turns out, Katy... more info

Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated song 'Dark Horse' copied Christian rap song, jury says

1111 days ago
USA Today MusicA jury found that Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated song "Dark Horse" improperly copied a 2009 Christian rap song.             more info

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