Marvin Gaye

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

Robin Thicke, Pharrell & ‘Blurred Lines’ Could Get a New Trial

The battle between the Marvin Gaye estate and “Blurred Lines” writers Robin Thicke and Pharrell is not over yet.

05/04/2015

Marvin Gaye circa 1976 (Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Marvin Gaye Shoots Back on the Charts Following ‘Blurred Lines’ Decision

The late R&B icon Marvin Gaye returns to the Billboard charts in the wake of the landmark decision in his family’s favor against Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke.

03/24/2015

Pharrell will play for "Dancing Man". (Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images)

Pharrell Warns of Future Music Industry ‘Frozen in Litigation’ After ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict

And he thinks the trial verdict may not just pertain to music, either.

03/19/2015

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Marvin Gaye’s Children Say Reports They’re Suing Pharrell Are ‘100 Percent False’

For anyone who’s confused about the “Blurred Lines” verdict, Marvin Gaye’s children have written an open letter, which hopes to “set the record straight on a few misconceptions.” Specifically, rumors that they’re suing Pharrell.

03/19/2015

(Courtesy of Interscope Records)

Marvin Gaye Family Now Going After T.I., ‘Blurred Lines’ Distributors

A ruling in the family’s favor could block distribution of the song.

03/18/2015

Pharrell will play for "Dancing Man". (Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images)

Marvin Gaye Family’s Next Target: Pharrell’s ‘Happy’?

But they’re not considering litigation… yet.

03/13/2015

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Robin Thicke, Pharrell Lawyer Plans to Appeal ‘Blurred Lines’ Ruling

“We owe it to songwriters around the world to make sure this verdict doesn’t stand,” said attorney Howard King.

03/12/2015

(Courtesy of Interscope Records)

Marvin Gaye’s Family Plans to Block Sales, Distribution of ‘Blurred Lines’

Their attorney said they’ll begin the process in about a week.

03/11/2015

(Anthony Mandler for Interscope Records)

Marvin Gaye Family Wins ‘Blurred Lines’ Lawsuit, Awarded $7 Million

The jury ruled against Robin Thicke and Pharrell, who will have to pay over $1 million each.

03/10/2015

(Courtesy of Interscope Records)

It Cost $6.9 Million to Make ‘Blurred Lines’ a Hit, Here’s How

For Thicke it was $5.66 million, while Pharrell Williams took home $5.15 million and T.I. pocketed $704,774, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

03/05/2015

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Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams to Face Marvin Gaye’s Family in Court Over Alleged ‘Blurred Lines’ Ripoff

It’s been a tough year for Thicke, and now some of that drama will carry over into 2015 when he faces the Gaye family in court.

10/30/2014

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Yes, We Like Your New Direction: 10 Artistic ‘Left Turns’ That Worked Out

In some cases these albums actually helped create new paths for the artist going forward; at other times they were more of an interesting diversion. But in all cases, these ten albums stand the test of time and are satisfying listens no matter what the context.

09/25/2014

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Tops Billboard Charts

The film topped the box office charts the week of its release, grossing over $94 million in its first weekend as well.

08/14/2014

B.B. King performs on stage during the 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival at Madison Square Garden on April 12, 2013 in New York City. (Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Museum Honoring African-American Music Coming to Nashville

The new museum would bring a bigger focus on African-American contributions to Music City.

04/09/2014

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5 Old Songs With New Life In 2013

These five songs came firing back into our lives through some strange pathways: a fictional chemist, an overzealous Celtics fan, blurry courtroom controversies and a Toyota commercial.

12/11/2013

(Anthony Mandler for Interscope Records)

Marvin Gaye’s Family Doubles Down on Robin Thicke Lawsuit

The Gaye family uses Thicke’s own words against him in the suit, pulling interview quotes they feel illustrate that the pop singer knew he was cribbing “Got to Give it Up” when he recorded “Blurred Lines.”

10/30/2013

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