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‘Blurred Lines’ artists: got to give it up

On Tuesday, a federal judge declared that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams ripped off Marvin Gaye’s 1977 tune “Got To Give it Up” in their 2013 hit “Blurred Lines.” Now, they’re going to have to pay the Gaye family 7.4 million dollars. Music critic Jon Caramanica discusses the decision and its implications for popular music.


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