Ed Sheeran has been hit with a lawsuit for allegedly coipying Marvin Gaye’s ‘Let’s Get It On’ for his Grammy-winning track, ‘Thinking Out Loud.’
The lawsuit was filed by the heirs of Gaye’s co-writer and co-producer from the 1973 song, Ed Townsend. The lawsuit argued:
Ed Sheeran, Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Atlantic Records are listed as defendants.
You can check out both tracks here – to be honest, we can’t hear the similarity – can you?
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