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Ed Sheeran sued for allegedly copying Marvin Gaye's song – reports

Aug 10, 2016 - 10:27 PM

Ed Sheeran is sued by the heirs of Ed Townsend who co wrote Marvin Gaye s Let s Get It On

ED SHEERAN. The singer/songwriter is accused of copying Marvin Gaye's 'Let's Get It On.' File photo shows Ed at the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2015. Photo by Daniel Dal Zennaro/EPA

Marvin Gaye family seeks to stop 'Blurred Lines'

Mar 20, 2015 - 11:42 PM

Robin Thicke himself in media interviews before the court case had said that he had been inspired by Gaye

Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke, and T.I. in a scene from the 'Blurred Lines' video. Image courtesy YouTube

Pharrell, Thicke ordered to pay Marvin Gaye heirs over 'Blurred Lines'

Mar 11, 2015 - 7:35 AM

The 8 member California panel finds that the pop stars lifted parts of Gaye s 1977 hit Got to Give It Up in writing their 2013 mega hit

Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke, and T.I. in a scene from the 'Blurred Lines' video. Image courtesy YouTube

Court sides with Gaye family on 'Blurred Lines' feud

Oct 31, 2014 - 7:49 PM

A US federal judge denies the motion of singer Robin Thicke and songwriter Pharrell Williams to reject the plagiarism accusations

Robin Thicke: I didn't write 'Blurred Lines'

Sep 16, 2014 - 2:45 PM

Court documents show that also he admitted being high on the painkiller Vicodin and alcohol when he recorded the song and that he was not sober during later media interviews

Singer Robin Thicke performs onstage during the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 18, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

6 clearance items that turned out to be priceless treasures

Feb 06, 2014 - 9:24 AM

A phone interview with the Beatles a 17th century painting a Song dynasty bowl – just a few things sold as clearance items that turned out to worth much much more

PRICELESS. Have you gone to a flea market lately? You may pick up something precious

Ain't that peculiar? Yard sale yields Marvin Gaye passport

Feb 05, 2014 - 2:31 PM

Rare memorabilia from Motown legend Marvin Gaye turns up in the most unexpected place

Entertainment wRap: Celebrity lawsuits

Aug 19, 2013 - 3:39 PM

Updates on the legal front regarding Michael Jackson Chris Brown Robin Thicke

CASE CLOSED. Brown settles with the driver of the Mercedes