Neil Young Posts Lawsuit Against Trump Campaign Over Song Usage

While countless artists have condemned politicians for using their music without their permission, there’s often little an artist can actually do to stop them. Campaigns can procure a Political Entities License with publishing giant BMI, which authorizes the public performance of over 15 million songs in BMI’s repertoire at campaign events. Artists can work with […]

Neil Young sues Trump campaign for playing songs at rallies

Rock legend Neil Young has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against President TrumpDonald John TrumpWhite House sued over lack of sign language interpreters at coronavirus briefings Wife blames Trump, lack of masks for husband’s coronavirus death in obit: ‘May Karma find you all’ Trump authorizes reduced funding for National Guard coronavirus response through 2020 MORE’s […]

Donald Trump’s use of Neil Young song blasted by singer’s manager

Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpWhite House sued over lack of sign language interpreters at coronavirus briefings Wife blames Trump, lack of masks for husband’s coronavirus death in obit: ‘May Karma find you all’ Trump authorizes reduced funding for National Guard coronavirus response through 2020 MORE’s use of Neil Young’s “Rockin’ in the Free World” at the […]

Neil Young Files Lawsuit Against Trump Campaign for Alleged Copyright Infringement

“This complaint is not intended to disrespect the rights and opinions of American citizens, who are free to support the candidate of their choosing,” reads the complaint filed in New York City court, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “However, Plaintiff in good conscience cannot allow his music to be used as a ‘theme song’ for […]

Neil Young sues Donald Trump campaign for using his music

Last month, Young published a blogpost criticising the president for using his music and for his recent actions. “Imaging what it feels like to hear Rockin’ in the Free World after this president speaks, like it is his theme song,” he wrote. ‘I did not write it for that.”

Neil Young Wants to Live, He Wants to Give, He’s Suing Donald Trump for Copyright Infringement

Hollywood? Boring. The Redwoods? Overrated. The White House? Ah, now we’re talking. Neil Young, who has enjoyed writing scathing letters to Donald Trump ever since becoming an American citizen earlier this year, has opted to sue the president for the repeated use of his songs at campaign events. Rolling Stone reports that Young is pursuing […]

Neil Young Files Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Against Donald Trump’s Campaign

“This complaint is not intended to disrespect the rights and opinions of American citizens, who are free to support the candidate of their choosing,” the lawsuit stated. “However, Plaintiff in good conscience cannot allow his music to be used as a ‘theme song’ for a divisive, un-American campaign of ignorance and hate.”

Neil Young sues Donald Trump for using his songs ‘without permission’ at rallies… after Elton John and others beg Democrats and Republicans to stop using their music

Consent: The Artists Rights Alliance (ARA) penned an open letter to Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday asking them ‘to pledge that all candidates you support will seek consent from featured recording artists’. Pictured: Elton John [L, in 2019] and Lionel Richie [R, in February 2020]

Neil Young Sues Trump Campaign Over Songs Played at Rallies

Neil’s been pissed at Trump’s campaign, and warned it to stop doing this when he was a candidate back in 2015. Neil’s joined a long list of artists who are telling Trump’s team to cut the BS. Tom Petty and The Rolling Stones are just some of the other acts who’ve gone after the campaign.

Producer Neil Breen Says He Was Instructed Not To Look At Ellen DeGeneres Along With Series Of Other Odd Demands

“I have no idea whether she’s a nice person or not, I wouldn’t have a clue,” Breen said. “But I can tell you the people who worked with her walked on eggshells the whole time, and the whole thing was totally bizarre.”