Got to Give It Up

You’ve heard the song “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke  featuring Pharrell Williams, which bears a strong resemblance to the 1977 Marvin Gaye  hit, “Got To Give It Up”, right?     A jury in downtown Los Angeles agreed today. Now Thicke and Williams owe the Gaye family $7.3 million for copyright infringement.   Follow me […]

Singing sensation Robin Thicke has a huge hit on his hands with “Blurred Lines” , but many think it sounds suspiciously like “Got To Give It Up” by the late soul icon, Marvin Gaye. Curiously, Thicke sued the Gaye estate to protect his song. But Marivn Gaye’s son, Marvin III had this to say about Mr. […]

If you missed it, is reporting Robyn Thicke has filed a lawsuit against the Marvin Gaye estate, asking a judge to head off any legal action from the Gayes by ruling “Blurred Lines” does not violate Marvin’s copyrights. Marvin III says Thicke’s lawsuit is a total slap in the face.   I have to […]

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are suing the estate of the late R&B legend, Marvin Gaye to protect his song ‘Blurred Lines’ from future lawsuits that may be brought by the Gaye estate. For full details, click here.  Are the songs similar? You be the jugde:   Marvin Gaye ‘Got To Give It Up’:  Robin Thicke […]