Post Malone Can’t Shake Lawsuit Concerning His Big Hit, “Circles”

Post Malone Can’t Shake Lawsuit Concerning His Big Hit, “Circles”

By Steven T. Lowe / July 14, 2022

On April 18, 2022, U.S. District Judge Otis D. Wright II for the Central District of California held that Tyler Armes, a professional musician, has no joint authorship rights to the final commercial release of Post Malone’s hit song, Circles. However, Judge Wright found that a trial must determine whether Mr. Armes is a joint…

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Louisiana Musician Re-Files Copyright Infringement Suit Against Drake

By Steven T. Lowe / June 14, 2022

On March 2, 2022, a Louisiana musician known as Sam Skully (“Skully”) filed a lawsuit in Louisiana federal court against recording artist “Drake” and Warner Music, among others, for allegedly stealing the instrumental from a song that Skully created, which Drake allegedly used in his hit singles “Nice for What” and “In My Feelings.” Skully…

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