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Taylor Swift Says She Had Never Heard of 3LW Before "Shake It Off" Lawsuit

Watch: Taylor Swift Responds to Shake It Off Copyright Lawsuit. Look what you made her do: Taylor Swift is defending herself against plagiarism allegations. The singer recently responded to a 2017 copyright lawsuit filed by songwriters Sean Hall and Nathan Butler, who claimed Swift had lifted lyrics from the 3LW song "Playas Don' Play," which they penned, for her 2014 smash hit "Shake It Off." Per court documents obtained by E! News, Swift refuted the accusation by writing in a declaration dated Aug. 6, "The lyrics to 'Shake It Off' were written entirely by me."
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Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn Are ‘Excited About Their Future’ After More Than 5 Years Together: They’re ‘Wildly Happy’

Forever her London boy! Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn “have the best of all worlds” more than five years into their relationship, a source exclusively reveals in the latest Us Weekly issue. “They love dividing their time between England and Nashville,” the insider says, noting, “That’s the way they both like it.” The “Lover” songstress, […]
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Taylor Swift Says She Hadn't Heard of Girl Group 3LW When Writing 'Shake It Off' in Lawsuit Response

Taylor Swift is defending herself against claims that she plagiarized the lyrics to her 2014 hit "Shake It Off" from girl group 3LW's 2000 single "Playas Gon' Play." The early aughts R&B track's writers, Sean Hall and Nathan Butler, filed a lawsuit against Swift, 32, in 2017 and alleged that her lyrics, "'Cause the players gonna play, play, play, play, play / And the haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate," were stolen from 3LW's "Playas Gon' Play," which features the lyrics, "The playas gon' play / Them haters gonna hate" and "Playas, they gonna play / And haters, they gonna hate."
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Taylor Swift says lyrics to Shake It Off were ‘written entirely by me’

Taylor Swift has hit back at complainants in a US copyright lawsuit over her hit song Shake It Off, saying the lyrics were written “entirely by me”.The multi-award winning singer said she had drawn from her own experiences and “commonly used phrases and comments” she had heard throughout her life for the track.The claim is being brought by songwriters Sean Hall and Nate Butler and alleges that Swift lifted lyrics for her song from their own Playas Gon’ Play, performed by US girl group 3LW.Swift, 36, said had “never heard” of the song Playas Gon’ Play or 3LW, prior...
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Report: Taylor Swift is “wildly happy” with boyfriend Joe Alwyn

Looks like Joe Alwyn is Taylor Swift‘s “End Game.”. US Weekly caught up with a source who is allegedly close with the couple, who dished on what’s going on in their ultra-private relationship. “They love dividing their time between England and Nashville,” the source spilled. “That’s the...
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Taylor Swift Responded To Those 'Shake It Off' Plagiarism Allegations

On Monday, August 8, Taylor Swift responded personally to the plagiarism lawsuit from songwriters Sean Hall and Nathan Butler that she was first hit with in 2017. The pair claim that her massive hit “Shake It Off” was stolen in part from 3LW’s 2001 TRL staple “Playas Gon’ Play.” The band was led by Naturi Naughton, Adrienne Bailon, and Kiely Williams, later known for their roles in The Cheetah Girls franchise.
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