Back in July 2016, Musicologize published a pretty deep take down of the “Amazing” versus “Photograph” case, Amazing v. Photograph | Why Sheeran’s Photograph Infringes. and came to the conclusion that Ed Sheeran would be well advised to settle it. And it appears today that he has. Congratulations to “Amazing’s” songwriters, plaintiffs Martin Harrington and Thomas Leonard on what was probably a tidy sum, and congratulations to Ed for being his reliably reasonable self.
And here’s Eriq Gardner’s post on the matter.
Hollywood Reporter, Eriq Gardner, “Ed Sheeran Settles Copyright Lawsuit Over ‘Photograph'”