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Marvin Gaye Family Claims in Court That Pharrell Williams Committed Perjury

A huge copyright lawsuit assumed finished explodes again after Williams recently talked about reverse engineering Marvin Gaye during the creation of "Blurred Lines."

Ed Sheeran Headed to Trial Over Claim He Copied “Let’s Get It On”

Ed Sheeran is accused of copying Gaye's 1973 hit "Let's Get It On" in his 2014 song "Thinking Out Loud."

Jamie Foxx Producing Limited Series About Marvin Gaye (Exclusive)

"This project will be a powerful and definitive telling of Marvin Gaye's life story," says the singer's son Marvin Gaye III, an executive producer on the new project, which is the first to be blessed…

‘Motown: The Musical’: Theater Review

Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross and the R&B classics from the Motor City can't be beat as Broadway's rousing jukebox musical about the birth of Motown hits the road.

iHeartRadio Awards 2015: Jamie Foxx Jokes About “Blurred Lines” Lawsuit (Video)

"Marvin Gaye made $7.4 million dollars just last week. He's making beats in heaven, it's crazy."

Throwback Thursday: When “My Sweet Lord” Was a “Blurred Lines” for George Harrison

As Robin Thicke loses his own copyright infringement lawsuit, THR takes a look back at when the ex-Beatle was found guilty of "subconsciously" copying The Chiffons' "He's So Fine" in a lawsuit that…

‘Blurred Lines’ Trial: Marvin Gaye’s Family Seeks $25 Million in Closing Argument

Attorneys presented closing statements on the seventh day of the proceedings, with a verdict expected on Friday.

‘Blurred Lines’ Trial: Pharrell Says His Song Channels “That Late ’70s Feeling”

The producer testified that never in the songwriting process did "Got To Give It Up" or Gaye's influential recordings enter his head.

How Similar Is ‘Blurred Lines’ To A 1977 Marvin Gaye Hit?

The trial over whether Robin Thicke and Pharrell copied their 2013 megahit comes down to complex musicology.

‘Blurred Lines’ Trial: Motown Exec Wanted to Make Robin Thicke-Marvin Gaye Mashup

With Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams absent from court, attention turned to Universal Music and subsidiary Motown on the trial's third day.

‘Blurred Lines’ Trial: Robin Thicke Performs Piano Medley In Court

The artist testified on the second day of the trial, with Pharrell and several members of Marvin Gaye's family present in court.

Hollywood’s Top 10 Legal Disputes of 2014

The Sony hack and the Supreme Court's Aereo decision were important stories. But what was the biggest, most consequential legal dispute from the past year?