Music stars accused of plagiarism
Copyright lawsuits plague successful artists
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Music plagiarism is tricky. Some songs accidentally mimic others, but other hit tracks use samples from older records without giving credit, leading to legal issues. Is imitation really the sincerest form of flattery? Not according to some!
You might be surprised to learn that there have been quite a few instances of copyright contention associated with chart-topping songs. Intrigued? Click on to find out which artists have faced allegations of plagiarism.