Blurred Lines

~ Song

Annotation

In August 2013, Marvin Gaye's estate claimed this song was plagiarized from Gaye's "Got to Give It Up" and publisher Bridgeport Music claimed the song sampled Funkadelic's "Sexy Ways" without a license. Robin Thicke sued in an attempt to prove otherwise.

Annotation last modified on 2014-06-22 22:05 UTC.

Relationships

writer: T.I. (Atlanta US rapper & producer Clifford Harris)
Robin Thicke
Pharrell Williams
publisher: Deyjah’s Daddy Muzik
EMI April Music Inc.
I Like ’Em Thicke Music
More Water From Nazareth Publishing, Inc.
Wikidata: Q12207092 [info]
later parody versions: Bronze V
Word Crimes

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
2013-07-19 Blurred Lines cover and live Vampire Weekend 4:12
Blurred Lines Robin Thicke feat. T.I. + Pharrell Williams 4:18
Blurred Lines Robin Thicke feat. Pharrell Williams 3:51
Blurred Lines cover Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox 3:25
Blurred Lines cover Thom Cooper 3:48
Blurred Lines Robin Thicke feat. T.I. & Pharrell Williams 4:23
Blurred Lines cover Vampire Weekend 4:16
Blurred Lines Robin Thicke feat. T.I. & Pharrell 3:51
Blurred Lines cover Mbandi 4:20
Blurred Lines (acoustic cover) cover Leo Moracchioli 4:52
Blurred Lines (no rap version) (part of a “MoS: The Annual 2014” DJ‐mix) Robin Thicke feat. Pharrell 3:27