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'Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics' Album Cover

Aretha Franklin On New Diva Covers Album: "I Like The Whole CD, From Cut To Cut"

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Aretha Franklin latest album, Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics, was released Tuesday on vinyl and will be available digitally and in stores on Oct. 21. In a new interview with Billboard, she says the cover project, which features tracks such as "Midnight Train To Georgia" and "Rolling In The Deep," has given her an excitement she hasn't felt since 1982.READ MORE

Robin Thicke performs at Wireless Festival 2014

Robin Thicke Responds to Drug Addiction Admission, "Blurred Lines" Deposition Release in Statement

10:44AM EDT

Yesterday (Sept. 15), there was a big shake up in Robin Thicke's camp when his deposition from the "Blurred Lines"/Marvin Gaye "Got To Give It Up" lawsuit was released to the public. Now, his lawyers are firing back saying the release of the testimony is just a pawn in the Gaye kids' case.READ MORE

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke

Robin Thicke Admits Stealing Songwriting Credits, Drug Addiction and Reason for Paula Patton Split in 'Blurred Lines' Lawsuit Deposition

13:16PM EDT

The lawsuit between Marvin Gaye's family over copyright infringement for Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams' "Blurred Lines" has just gotten a lot messier. Today (Sept. 15), transcripts of Thicke's and Pharrell's depositions were released, and there are admissions of drug abuse and lying on the part of Thicke regarding the song's writing process.READ MORE

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams hope they're not in too deep.

Marvin Gaye's Children Use Mash Up Audio To Prove Robin Thicke’s 'Blurred Lines' Is A Remake

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Marvin Gaye's children hope to prove the songs are identical by laying Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" vocals directly over the instrumental version of "Got To Give It Up."READ MORE

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12 Famous Musicians and Their Ashes: Find Out The Final Resting Places of Kurt Cobain, Marvin Gaye, Freddie Mercury(?) and More

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The spat over Alan Freed's remains is just another example where the keeping of ashes can only lead to bad things. Having the remains of loved ones in the house leads to experiences ranging from traumatic (theft) to horrifying (a la Keith Richards father). If you want to visit the remains of the performers listed below, you'll have to settle for a very general view of a very general area.READ MORE

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams hope they're not in too deep.

Pharrell Williams Accuses Marvin Gaye's Family of 'Smelling Money' in 'Blurred Lines' Lawsuit

11:13AM EDT

You have to imagine that a performer such as Pharrell Williams has to be a loyal fan of Marvin Gaye. But that doesn't mean the vocalist/producer is holding any punches when it comes to the late R&B icon's familial lawsuit against himself, Robin Thicke and T.I. regarding similarities between last year's smash "Blurred Lines" and Gaye's "Got To Give It Up."READ MORE

'Inner City Travellin' Man' featuring Yasiin Gaye (left) and Marvin Gaye

Amerigo Gazaway mashing up Marvin Gaye and Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) for 'Yasiin Gaye' project [LISTEN]

15:38PM EDT

Amerigo Gazaway is at it again with the mashups, and we think he's picked two winners to base his next web-release on. Yasiin Gaye, the DJ's next album, will appropriately feature the music of soul legend Marivn Gaye and rapper Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def).READ MORE

Robin Thicke's alone on this one.

Sony/ATV settles with Marvin Gaye's estate over 'Blurred Lines' lawsuit

10:16AM EDT

Drama continues to surround last year's top-selling single "Blurred Lines," although the legal side of things might be cooling down after Sony/ATV settled with Marvin Gaye's estate regarding the latter's lawsuit alleging the company hadn't protected the R&B star's catalogue properly as on of its holdings. READ MORE

Robin Thicke only needed one of himself to top the downloads chart for 2013

Marvin Gaye's oldest son has now joined in claiming Robin Thicke copied songs

10:18AM EDT

Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and Clifford Harris (T.I.) continue to have difficulties following the legal disputes in which they claimed "Blurred Lines" does not rip off Marvin Gaye's "Got To Give It Up." When the Gaye's filed their countersuit and included music publisher EMI, it got much more complicated.READ MORE

This lawsuit's lines may be less blurred.

Marvin Gaye's family launches lawsuit against Robin Thicke and EMI; could conflict of interest free up publishing rights?

13:53PM EDT

It's been a long while since Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and Clifford Harris (his friends know him as T.I.) filed a lawsuit looking to rule out any suggestions that the trio stole from Marvin Gaye's "Got To Give It Up" when recording their own "Blurred Lines," the biggest song of 2013 thus far. The Gaye estate has finally gotten around to filing their countersuit that alleges the exact opposite, and they've included music publisher EMI among their targets.READ MORE

REVIEW: Roddy Doyle's 'The Commitments' Musical is All Jukebox, No Politics

REVIEW: Roddy Doyle's 'The Commitments' Musical is All Jukebox, No Politics

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Marvin Gaye and "Mustang Sally?" Check. Celtic Tiger...not so much.READ MORE

Robin Thicke owns the radio.

Robin Thicke 'Blurred Lines' Settlement Rejected by Marvin Gaye's Family; Claim Song Too Similar to 'Got To Give It Up'

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The brewing legal issues between Robin Thicke and the Marvin Gaye estate are starting to bubble a little more deeply it would seem. The latest news is that the Gayes rejected a "six-figure settlement" with regards to one of the summer's biggest songs, Thicke's "Blurred Lines." READ MORE

Robin Thicke owns the radio.

'Blurred Lines' Lawsuit: Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams, T.I. Suing, Claim New Single Does Not Copy Marvin Gaye, George Clinton Songs

20:07PM EDT

Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" song is arguably the biggest song of 2013. However, the single has faced its share of controversy over its music video and now allegations that it copied two other songs. Attorneys for Thicke, T.I. and...READ MORE

Robin Thicke only needed one of himself to top the downloads chart for 2013

Robin Thicke, T.I. and Pharrell Williams Sue Marvin Gaye's Family To Prevent Being Sued By Marvin Gaye's Family

11:38AM EDT

Robin Thicke, T.I. and Pharrell Williams are suing the family of Marvin Gaye and Bridgeport Music (owners of some of the Parliament Funkadelic catalogue) in order to undercut a possible lawsuit from coming the other way. READ MORE

Drake performs in another hit ballad, "Take Care"

Drake Drops New Song "Hold On We're Going Home" Immediately Following October's Very Own Festival

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Drake generated quite a few headline on Monday. First he performed with Kanye West and Lil Wayne at his October's Very Own music festival in Toronto, and then immediately following the show posted a new song from his upcoming album "Nothing Was The Same." READ MORE

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