Jun 14, 2015

Beyonce accused of plagiarism

Beyonce accused of plagiarism

Recently, the fashion for celebrity trial gain momentum: every now and then we come across news that aides stars or makeshift artists accuse them of plagiarism and other sins.

Recently it became known that one of the backing vocalists Beyonce filed a singer to court, accusing her of plagiarism of the famous hit song XO.
According to documents filed in Federal Court, Ahmad Lane, the name of the plaintiff, previously worked with another backing vocalist Jay-Z for another artist. As a result of their work appeared, XOXO song that Beyoncé supposedly stole for his track.

Lane demanded artist seven million dollars compensation.

As noted by the representatives of the singer, his statement was too vague, and the songs have nothing in common except similar names.