The biggest copyright lawsuits in music history
You’d think that with 12 notes that can be combined in infinite variations, the odds of an artist plagiarizing a song would be slim. Though endless rhythms and melodies are possible, more and more copyright cases are emerging every year. Some of the biggest names in music today have been accused of cribbing their tunes, and many of them have been forced to pay up big-time. From iconic black artists suing the rockers who ripped them off to the obscure SoundCloud singer trying to take on Lady Gaga, let’s check out some of the biggest and most interesting music copyright lawsuits of all time.