Tag: Perry, Katy

Katy Perry and Others Must Pay $2.8 Million in Dispute Over ‘Dark Horse,’ Jury Says

A federal jury in Los Angeles on Thursday decided that Katy Perry and others must pay $2.8 million in damages in a copyright dispute over her 2013 song “Dark Horse.” The verdict came three days after the jury found that Ms. Perry, her record company and other collaborators were liable for copyright infringement because parts […]

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Katy Perry’s Copyright Case May Sound Familiar to These Stars

A federal jury’s decision on Monday that Katy Perry’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse” copied elements from a 2008 Christian rap song added her to an ignominious list: pop stars who have been successfully sued for plagiarizing another song. Like Perry, George Harrison, Michael Bolton, Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams all were found to have copied […]

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