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A photograph is worth a thousand words — but for Ed Sheeran, it might cost millions!
The musician is being sued for $20 million over his 2015 smash hit Photograph for allegedly "verbatim, note-for-note copying" it!
Songwriters Martin Harrington and Thomas Leonard say Sheeran's x single ripped off their song Amazing — which was recorded and released as a single by X Factor winner Matt Cardle in 2012.
The lawsuit states the two songs have the same chord progressions and musical notation — particularly the chorus, which allegedly shares 39 identical notes in pitch, rhythmic duration and placement in the measure.
According to a complaint issued by the plaintiffs:
All it took was the miracle of child birth!
If you watched the season 11 premiere of America's Got Talent on Tuesday, you may have noticed that Simon Cowell seemed to be a bit softer in his responses than he has been in the past — and now we know why!
Well apparently having little baby Eric with Lauren Silverman has changed all that as the 56-year-old dished to People saying:
It's good to stay busy!
Even though The Talk cohost and her estranged husband are reportedly trying to work through their problems with counseling, it seems like Sharon is making plans to stay busy…
To help keep her mind off things she's rejoining The X Factor UK!
When the hit talent show returns to ITV later this year, Osbourne
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini isn't getting that quickie divorce from Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini she wanted.
Despite filing the papers for it back in 2015, the estranged couple are still very much married.
One source dished:
"Cheryl filed for divorce before Christmas and hoped things would be done and dusted by now as she is keen to move on with her life and new relationship with Liam [Payne]… This should have been dealt with absolutely ages ago but things have turned very sour."
There's more though!
Right on, girls!
Don't expect to see Fifth Harmony working from home anytime soon.
That's because the girl group just announced on Friday that they will be traveling around North America this Summer on their 7/27 Tour!
Normani Kordei, Lauren Jauregui, Camila Cabello, Ally Brooke, and Dinah Jane Hansen's sophomore album 7/27 drops next Friday, which also happens to be the same day tickets for the 33-city concert series go on sale!
Ch-ch-check out the full list of cities and dates for the 7/27 Tour as well as Fifth Harmony's announcement (below)!!!
We love her… but this is a TERRIBLE career move!
And it sure doesn't hurt that Andrew Lloyd Webber himself is her biggest supporter having utilized her numerous times as Christine in Phantom of the Opera.
Unfortunately, it seems as though Nicole isn't too appreciative of the legend taking a chance on a pop star because she just chose X Factor over one of the most famous musicals of all time!
Apparently, Nicky was supposed to begin rehearsals for Cats on Broadway next week but decided last minute to return to the UK singing competition now that Cheryl, Rita Ora, and Nick Grimshaw have all quit!
The Right Honourable Lord Webber is rightfully pissed because he actually believed she was set to win the Tony Award for her role as Grizabella in 2017, saying: