Usher, Label 'Caught Up' In Copyright Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (November 13, 2013, 8:09 PM EST) -- A group of songwriters has accused Usher, his record label and agents of stealing their song “Caught Up,” a number-8 single off the artist's Grammy award-winning 2004 album “Confessions,” according to a complaint entered in New York federal court Wednesday.

Zacharia Edwards, Mitch Moses and Vince McClean say they wrote the hit song, about a man still entangled in his feelings for a lost love, and that Usher's agent stole the concept of the song, its sound and most of the lyrics for the single that...
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Case Information

Case Title

Edwards et al v. Raymond et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit



Denise L. Cote

Date Filed

November 7, 2013

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