Sony Sued Over Royalties From Journey Songs

Law360, New York (August 15, 2012, 4:51 PM EDT) -- Award-winning music producer Roy Thomas Baker last week hit Sony Music Entertainment with a contract suit, claiming he has been cheated out of royalty payments for his work on numerous songs by the rock band Journey.

Baker is a producer, songwriter and arranger who has produced multiple platinum and gold pop and rock records since the 1970s, according to the suit, which was filed Aug. 8. Besides his work with Journey, Baker has produced numerous records for artists such as Cheap Trick, The Cars, Guns N’...
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