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Robin Thicke ends spat over ‘Blurred Lines’ with Funkadelic record label bosses


Robin Thicke has one less legal woe in
his ongoing “Blurred Lines” spat – Bridgeport Music bosses are no longer
defendants.The music executives accused Thicke and collaborators Pharrell Williams and
T.I. of illegally sampling Funkadelic’s “Sexy Ways,” but it appears the parties
have agreed to settle the dispute.Thicke filed a pre-emptive lawsuit seeking declaratory relief last August,
suggesting threats were being made by the rights holders of Funkadelic’s
songs.With Bridgeport bosses out of the picture, Thicke now faces a possible legal
battle with Marvin Gaye’s children over their claims “Blurred Lines” is too
similar to Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up.

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