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Robin Thicke, Pharrell & ‘Blurred Lines’ Could Get a New Trial

The battle between the Marvin Gaye estate and “Blurred Lines” writers Robin Thicke and Pharrell is not over yet.

05/04/2015

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Marvin Gaye Shoots Back on the Charts Following ‘Blurred Lines’ Decision

The late R&B icon Marvin Gaye returns to the Billboard charts in the wake of the landmark decision in his family’s favor against Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke.

03/24/2015

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Pharrell Warns of Future Music Industry ‘Frozen in Litigation’ After ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict

And he thinks the trial verdict may not just pertain to music, either.

03/19/2015

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Marvin Gaye’s Children Say Reports They’re Suing Pharrell Are ‘100% False’

For anyone who’s confused about the “Blurred Lines” verdict, Marvin Gaye’s children have written an open letter, which hopes to “set the record straight on a few misconceptions.” Specifically, rumors that they’re suing Pharrell.

03/19/2015

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Marvin Gaye Family Now Going After T.I., ‘Blurred Lines’ Distributors

A ruling in the family’s favor could block distribution of the song.

03/18/2015

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Marvin Gaye Family’s Next Target: Pharrell’s ‘Happy’?

But they’re not considering litigation… yet.

03/13/2015

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Robin Thicke, Pharrell Lawyer Plans to Appeal ‘Blurred Lines’ Ruling

“We owe it to songwriters around the world to make sure this verdict doesn’t stand,” said attorney Howard King.

03/12/2015

Uptown Funk

8 Artists That Could Sue ‘Uptown Funk’ on the Same Grounds as ‘Blurred Lines’

As an exercise in a terrible universe where lawsuits come at the drop of a hat because a song has the same “feel”, here are a bunch of people who could sue for millions for what “Uptown Funk” kinda sounds like:

03/11/2015

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Marvin Gaye’s Family Plans to Block Sales, Distribution of ‘Blurred Lines’

Their attorney said they’ll begin the process in about a week.

03/11/2015

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Marvin Gaye Family Wins ‘Blurred Lines’ Lawsuit, Awarded $7 Million

The jury ruled against Robin Thicke and Pharrell, who will have to pay over $1 million each.

03/11/2015

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Watch Steve Carell Do a Barbershop Rendition of ‘Sexual Healing’ on ‘Tonight Show’

For one night and one night only, Steve Carell joined Jimmy Fallon’s The Ragtime Gals and promptly stole all the thunder.

12/11/2014

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Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams to Face Marvin Gaye’s Family in Court Over Alleged ‘Blurred Lines’ Ripoff

It’s been a tough year for Thicke, and now some of that drama will carry over into 2015 when he faces the Gaye family in court.

10/31/2014

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Gina J’s Dirty Laundry September 15th, 2014

Is baby number two on the way for Bey and Jay? Plus, drama at the deposition of the Robin Thicke- Marvin Gaye case, the latest on Iggy Azalea’s maybe sex tape and more in today’s Dirty Laundry, presented by Harte Nissan and Harte Infiniti!

09/15/2014

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Tops Billboard Charts

The film topped the box office charts the week of its release, grossing over $94 million in its first weekend as well.

08/14/2014

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Classic Songs That Gained New Life In 2013

These songs came firing back into our lives through some strange pathways: a fictional chemist, an overzealous Celtics fan, blurry courtroom controversies and a Toyota commercial.

12/11/2013

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Marvin Gaye’s Family Doubles Down on Robin Thicke Lawsuit

The Gaye family uses Thicke’s own words against him in the suit, pulling interview quotes they feel illustrate that the pop singer knew he was cribbing “Got to Give it Up” when he recorded “Blurred Lines.”

10/31/2013

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Robin Thicke Countersues Marvin Gaye’s Family Over ‘Blurred Lines’ Copyright Infringement Claims

Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” may be the song of the summer, but some are saying that it’s not really his song. Namely, the family of Marvin Gaye.

08/16/2013

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‘Glee’ Plans A Valentine’s Day Wedding

Wedding bells are ringing on this week’s special Valentine’s Day episode of Glee. Will and Emma’s wedding is finally here and the members of New Directions (old and new) are reuniting for the event. But […]

02/14/2013

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Do The Sounds of ‘Dirty Dancing’ Turn You On? New Study Says It Should

Yes, when the study interviewed 2,000 men and women ranging from 18 to 91 years old, the number one answer was any song from the 1987 film.

10/26/2012

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Kelly Clarkson To Mentor On New Music Competition Talent Show

No stranger to television talent shows, Kelly Clarkson will soon share her experiences as a mentor. This summer, ABC will launch a new music competition. Called Duets, the American Idol winner will scour the country […]

03/09/2012

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Top 20 Funniest Misheard Song Lyrics

We’ve all been there before, cruising along the freeway with the top down when that one song comes on. You may hum over a few gray areas, or you might even take a leap of […]

09/30/2011

Top Ten Songs About Healing The Earth

Every year, on April 22nd, we celebrate Earth Day as a way of  recognizing the gifts our planet has given us, the damage we have done to these natural gifts, and to learn about the […]

04/22/2011

Marvin Gaye Biopic Given Green Light

Director Julien Temple has been given the official green light to make a biopic on the life of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Marvin Gaye[/lastfm]. Previously Temple has made a slew of music documentaries including Joe Strummer: The Future […]

02/16/2011

Twelve Songs To Honor Martin Luther King

Today is Martin Luther King Day in the USA. And while we still mourn his passing, we also need to remember that today is a day of celebration as well — a day for reflecting […]

01/17/2011