Ed Sheeran Wins ‘Shape of You’ Copyright Case – The Hollywood Reporter

Grammy Award-winning songwriter Ed Sheeran has received a U.Ok. copyright battle over the 2017 hit “Form of You.”

A decide issued the ruling on Wednesday.

The British pop star and his co-writers, Snow Patrol’s John McDaid and producer Steven McCutcheon, had denied allegations that the 2017 track copied a part of 2015′s “Oh Why” by Sami Chokri, who performs beneath the identify Sami Swap.

Sheeran and his co-writers stated they didn’t bear in mind listening to “Oh Why” earlier than the court docket case.

“Form of You” was the biggest-selling track within the U.Ok. in 2017.

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