According to Usmagazine.com a Jury court as ordered Pharrell Willaims and Robin Thicke Ordered to pay Marvin Gay Family $7.3 million for Coping Marvin Gay 1977 hit “Got to Give It Up”.
The duo recorded the Blurred lines hit song back in 2012 and it became a 2013 hit single grossing in more than $million.
Robin claimed that he wrote and recorded the song under the influence of alcohol and under one hour that same night the song was recorded and completed with Pharrell Williams.
|Marvin Gaye poses giving the thumbs up
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Williams said “feel — not infringement.”.
The Trial was on over a year and Marvin Gay daughter had this to say
“Right now, I feel free,” Marvin Gaye’s daughter, Nona Gaye, said after the verdict, Variety reported on Tuesday, March 10. “Free from…Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke’s chains and what they tried to keep on us and the lies that were told.”