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Lizzo Scores Another Major Victory In ‘Truth Hurts’ Copyright Infringement Claim

Photo Credit: Andy Witchger / CC by 2.0 Lizzo (full name Melissa Jefferson) has scored another major victory in her much-publicized “Truth Hurts” copyright infringement lawsuit against brothers Justin and Jeremiah Raisen as well as Justin “Yves” Rothman. The underlying legal confrontation kicked off back in October of 2019, when Lizzo sought a judicial declaration […]

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Morgan Wallen Banned by the Billboard Music Awards Over ‘Recent Conduct’

The Billboard Music Awards and Dick Clark Productions have officially banned Morgan Wallen from their upcoming broadcast on May 23rd. Despite smashing multiple Billboard chart records in 2021, Morgan Wallen has been officially un-invited from the Billboard Music Awards. Just this morning, the show’s producer, Dick Clark Productions, declared that Wallen would not appear during […]

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Apple Accused of ‘Distorting Competition In the Music Streaming Market’ by European Commission

Photo Credit: Zhang Kaiyv Back in June of 2020, the EU’s European Commission announced that it was opening two antitrust investigations into Apple. Now, the Commission has officially accused the Cupertino-headquartered company of distorting “competition in the music streaming market as it abused its dominant position for the distribution of music streaming apps through its […]