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Minaj accepts a $450k judgment.
Musicology
You might ask, “Didn’t Minaj win this case months ago?? “Fair use” or something?” And we covered that, but it was only half the story. The interesting thing about the Tracy Chapman v Nicki...
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Why Trump will lose the Electric Avenue case.
Musicology
He’ll say he won, but once and future reality TV personality, Donald Trump, will eventually lose or more likely settle his case against Eddy Grant. It’s different from the Neil Young thing. According to...
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The Stairway Case Leaves Us With An Ongoing Problem
Musicology
We can finally close the book on this epic copyright infringement case, technically at least. Robert Plant and Jimmy Page can relax. But it settled very little, and the thorniest issue remains. A quick...
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Why the initial Chapman v Minaj decision was a non-event.
Musicology
Nicki Minaj today was hailed in numerous entertainment news reports as having scored a great victory yesterday not only for herself but for artists the world over. No. And I’ll explain. First, a super-quick...
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Did Kendrick Lamar really steal “Loyalty?”
Musicology
The Yeasayer lawsuit against Lamar and The Weeknd went away. Rightly. For now. But another copyright infringement lawsuit is in the works for Kendrick Lamar this week. Terrance Hayes is suing because he believes...
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Stairway case might head to the Supreme Court
Musicology
One of the most famous songs in rock n roll history is potentially headed to the Supreme Court. And Musicologize has followed the case from the very beginning, so just a tiny bit of...
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