Uptown Funk gonna give it to ya! And by "it" we mean a sizable royalty check!
With 575 million YouTube hits and 14 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, Uptown Funk was a massive hit for Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars.
Oh, and four other people too.
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The song originally had six credited songwriters — Mark, Bruno, Bruno's partner Phillip Lawrence, producer Devon Gallaspy (for the All Gold Everything excerpts) along with Trinidad James, and co-producer Jeffrey Bhasker.
But now, thanks to a new legal settlement, the megahit is being credited to five more writers!
After a claim that part of the song sounded similar to
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