Famous Musicians Who Have Been Sued for Plagiarism

Jan 5, 2018 at 2:52 pm |

Accident... I swear!

There are only so many different notes you can hit when writing a song, so eventually, they have to overlap… right? That’s what happened in these situations. In almost every instance the accused party said that it was just a simple coincidence and that they weren’t trying to steal music. There are some pretty big names on this list… you be the judge!

Sir Rod Stewart and DNCE Perform from Las Vegas for the 2017 VMAs

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There’s only a finite number of notes that can be hit when you’re writing music. What are the chances you accidentally steal someone’s song?