Posts Tagged ‘Robin Thicke’

Robin Thicke & Pharrell Seek New Trial For “Blurred Lines” Case

Back in March, Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke were ordered by a court to pay a combined $7.4 million dollars in damages to the family of Marvin Gaye for borrowing from his 1977 hit “Got To... Read more »

Read an Open Letter from Marvin Gaye’s Family on the “Blurred Lines” Verdict

The long-running dispute over Robin Thicke and Pharrell’s “Blurred Lines” origins was finally settled this week when the family of Marvin Gaye was awarded over $7 million for copyright infringement. It all started when the two... Read more »

Jury Finds “Blurred Lines” Infringed On Marvin Gaye’s “Got To Give It Up”

The Gaye family was awarded $7.3 million today after a California jury found Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams, and T.I. guilty of infringing on the copyright of Marvin Gaye’s 1977 classic “Got To Give It Up.” After... Read more »

Robin Thicke, Pharrell, and Marvin Gaye Trial Set For 2015

The legal battle between Robin Thicke, Pharrell, and Marvin Gaye’s family over “Blurred Lines” continues to make headlines. According to Spin, a U.S. District Judge rejected a summary judgement in the case yesterday. A full trial... Read more »

Rest in Peace, The Song of the Summer

By Cathy Lew The song of the summer is dead. And that isn’t necessarily a bad thing. I’ve always defined the song of the summer as the ultimate enabler. You can play it at your family... Read more »

EMI Settles with Marvin Gaye’s Family over “Blurred Lines”

When Robin Thicke sought declaratory relief against Marvin Gaye‘s family over similarities between “Got to Give it Up” and Thicke’s “Blurred Lines,” the family wasted no time in suing him right back. But Gaye’s sons and... Read more »

Watch DJ Earworm’s Annual Mash-Up of The Biggest Pop Songs of 2013

DJ Earworm is back once again with his annual mash-up of the most popular songs of the past 12 months. Just as he did in 2011 and 2012, the California DJ has taken hits from the... Read more »

Marvin Gaye III Sues Robin Thicke for “Brazen Copying”

The legal battle between Robin Thicke and Marvin Gaye‘s estate has moved into its second act. Gaye’s son Marvin Gaye III filed a countersuit to Thicke’s original preemptive suit, claiming Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” and “Love After... Read more »

Busta Rhymes and Ted Smooth Remix Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”

“What’s this,” you ask? Just when you thought that people would avoid Robin Thicke, Pharrell, and T.I.’s controversial “Blurred Lines,” Busta Rhymes and Ted Smooth link up to deliver a remix of the damn thing. Okay.... Read more »

“What Rhymes With Hug Me?” This Website Answers Robin Thicke’s Hard-Hitting Question

Robin Thicke‘s “Blurred Lines” has become one of the most popular songs of the year, though arguably more so for its upbeat, dance-ready production than its intellectually stimulating (and at times, controversial) lyrics. This point becomes... Read more »