Taylor Swift has released a statement ahead of her second copyright lawsuit for her song “Shake It Off.”
Taylor Swift has denied copyright infringement allegations for her 2014 chart-topping “Shake It Off.”
The claim was made by American girl group 3LW’s Sean Hall and Nate Butler, who claim Swift used lyrics from their song “Playas Gon’ Play.”
Corresponding The guardIn a statement filed Aug. 8 by the American singer-songwriter, Taylor said, “The lyrics to Shake It Off were written entirely by me.”
The copyright lawsuit was originally filed in 2017 but was dropped and appealed a year later.
A judge recently ruled that the case would go to trial and the final decision would be made by a jury.
Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter whose career began in 2004.
Swift has sold over 200 million records worldwide, making her one of the best-selling female musicians of all time.
Taylor Swift is considered a pop icon for her career, philanthropy and advocacy work.
- Age: 32
- Born: December 13, 1989
- Partner: Joe Alwyn
- Children: none
- Location: London
- net worth: 80 million dollars
In her statement for the copyright lawsuit, filed on Monday, August 8, 2022, Taylor Swift stated that the lyrics were inspired by her life experiences and her portrayal in the media.
She added that she’s learned to “shrug off” and focus on her music.
Taylor Swift said: “Before I wrote ‘Shake It Off,’ I had heard the phrases ‘Players gonna play’ and ‘Haters gonna hate’ countless times to convey the idea of shaking off negativity.
“I also remember hearing similar player and hater phrases in many songs, films and other works before ‘Shake It Off’.”
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