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  • Gaye's family attempts to stop 'Blurred Lines' distribution

    Marvin Gaye's family wants to put a stop to "Blurred Lines." Gaye's children filed an injunction in court Tuesday to prevent the copying, distributing and performing of the hit song featuring Pharrell, Robin Thicke and T.I. Pharrell and Thicke were...
  • Marvin Gaye children ask judge to bar sales, performance of 'Blurred Lines'

    Marvin Gaye children ask judge to bar sales, performance of 'Blurred Lines'
    Attorneys for the family of late musician Marvin Gaye have asked a federal judge to block the sale, distribution and performance of the hit 2013 song “Blurred Lines,” after last week’s jury verdict that the tune infringed on Gaye’s...
  • 'Blurred Lines' verdict a blow to creative expression

    'Blurred Lines' verdict a blow to creative expression
    In the moments following the verdict that awarded the Marvin Gaye estate $7.3 million in a copyright infringement suit against musicians Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke, the outraged comparisons looped through social media. Imagine, someone wrote on...
  • 'Blurred Lines': How many tunes are 'blurred'?

    'Blurred Lines': How many tunes are 'blurred'?
    Have a hit, get a writ. That music-industry axiom is one way to understand the legal battle between Marvin Gaye's heirs and two recent chart-toppers, Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams. The Gaye family accused Thicke and Williams of plagiarizing one...
  • Jurors hit Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams with $7.4-million verdict

    Jurors hit Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams with $7.4-million verdict
    A federal jury found Tuesday that the 2013 hit song "Blurred Lines" infringed on the Marvin Gaye chart-topper "Got to Give It Up," awarding nearly $7.4 million to Gaye's children. Jurors found against singer-songwriters Pharrell Williams and Robin...
  • 'Blurred Lines' verdict blurs artistic lines

    'Blurred Lines' verdict blurs artistic lines
    There's a reason the vast majority of musical infringement cases in the music world don’t end up in front of a jury. Count Robin Thicke among those artists who likely wonder what in the world he got himself into after a Los Angeles federal jury...
  • How the 'Blurred Lines' case could have chilling effect on creativity

    How the 'Blurred Lines' case could have chilling effect on creativity
    The weeklong trial has featured pop singer Robin Thicke sidling up to a piano to play songs by U2, the Beatles and Michael Jackson. Superstar producer Pharrell Williams attempted under oath to parse the difference between vibe and theft. Testimony in...
  • Pharrell Williams denies 'Blurred Lines' copied Marvin Gaye song

    Pharrell Williams denies 'Blurred Lines' copied Marvin Gaye song
    Producer Pharrell Williams testified Wednesday that he may have been channeling the "feel" of Marvin Gaye and the late 70s, but he did not specifically discuss or have the late musician in mind when he wrote the hit 2013 song "Blurred Lines." ...
  • Robin Thicke dances, plays piano in court over 'Blurred Lines' lawsuit

    Robin Thicke dances, plays piano in court over 'Blurred Lines' lawsuit
    The stage was a witness box barely 3 feet wide, but Robin Thicke sang, played the piano and even danced a little in his seat during his testimony Wednesday for his copyright trial against Marvin Gaye's children. Thicke took the stand in a federal...
  • Robin Thicke's dad says 'Blurred Lines' dispute likely to end in settlement with Marvin Gaye's family

    Robin Thicke's dad says 'Blurred Lines' dispute likely to end in settlement with Marvin Gaye's family
    Singer Robin Thicke’s dispute over whether his six-times-platinum No. 1 “Blurred Lines” plagiarized the late R&B great’s “Got to Give It Up” is likely to end up in some type of settlement “not unlike what Sam...
  • Grammys 2015: Sam Smith, Gwen Stefani, Snoop Dogg top weekend parties

    Grammys 2015: Sam Smith, Gwen Stefani, Snoop Dogg top weekend parties
    Sam Smith, Iggy Azalea, Gwen Stefani and Snoop Dogg were just a few of the acts that took to the stage in a week of posh parties all over town in the days leading up to Sunday’s Grammy Awards. Late Thursday, as rehearsals were in full gear at...