September 29, 2016  

Late Tupac Shakur Faces a Lawsuit

April 24, 2007 (9:36 am) GMT
Tupac Shakur who had died more than ten years ago is facing a lawsuit after similarity in lyrics was discovered by the rightful owner.

Even more than a decade after his death in 1996, is still making a headline. The deceased rapper is being sued by singer Esther Williams for copying her lyrics in the song "Late Night".

Williams filed a lawsuit against the rapper icon's company Amaru Entertainment after discovering Tupac's lyrics in "Last Night" was too similar to her 1976 single "Last Night Changed It All". Tupac's mother and the representation of Universal Music Group are faced against this charge.

Tupac was shot in a drive-by shooting on September 7, 1996. He died 6 days later due to respiratory failure and cardiac arrest.

More Tupac Shakur News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Listen to Niall Horan's First Solo Single 'This Town' Here!
  2. Kim Kardashian Is Sick of Taylor Swift Question: 'I'm So Over It'
  3. Luke Cage's Leading Lady Misty Knight Confirmed to Return on 'The Defenders'
  4. Don't Call Zayn Malik 'Celebrity' Because He Loathes It!
  5. Vitalii Sediuk Calls His Attempt to Kiss Kim Kardashian's Butt a Protest Against 'Butt Implants'
  6. Gavin Rossdale Follows Gwen Stefani's Lead, Joins 'The Voice UK' as New Judge
  7. Report: Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis Expecting Baby Boy
  8. Watch Benedict Cumberbatch's Full Performance With Pink Floyd's David Gilmour at London Concert