Lorde vs Lana, how the law will determine if Lorde ripped off Lana Del Rey's song

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Sun, 26 Sep 2021, 11:06AM
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Lorde vs Lana, how the law will determine if Lorde ripped off Lana Del Rey's song

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Sun, 26 Sep 2021, 11:06AM

Lana Del Ray is seeking public acknowledgement from kiwi singer Lorde over similarities between their songs. 

She claims Lorde’s single Stoned at the Nail Salon is a dead ringer for her songs Wild at Heart and Hope is a Dangerous Thing For a Woman Like Me to Have. 

You may remember Primal Scream spoke of how “flattered” the band was that Lorde was influenced by their song 'Loaded' for her single Solar Power.  

But what rights do artists have in situations like this? Music Lawyer Dan Chisholm spoke to Francesca Rudkin.

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