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Apple Upcoming Event on September 9

Apple just sent out invitations for the Apple event occurring on September 9, 2014. 

Only a couple of days to the big event. Let the countdown begin... 

Shakira's Spanish-Language Version "Loca" Infringed Copyright Law

Fresh and interesting article posted on BBC News concerning Shakira's song “Loca’’ which contains, according Judge Alvin Hellerstein, segments that were clearly copied from Dominican artist Ramon Arias Vasquez’s “Loca con su Tiguere” from the late 1990s.

Happy reading!

"A hit song performed by Colombian pop star Shakira was indirectly copied from another songwriter's work, a federal judge in New York has found.
Judge Alvin Hellerstein said Shakira's Spanish-language version of Loca in 2010 had infringed on a song by Dominican singer Ramon Arias Vazquez.

Her English language version of Loca - which featured Dizzee Rascal - was "not offered into evidence" at the trial. 

Neither version of Loca was released as a single in the UK.

However, the Spanish language version - a collaboration with Dominican rapper Eduard Edwin Bello Pou, better known as El Cata - was widely released as a single around the world. It went on to sell more than five million copies and t…

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