One of your favourite music streaming sites is being hit with a BIG lawsuit!
Spotify is being hit with a $1.6 billion lawsuit from Wixen Music Publishing.
Spotify was sued by Wixen Music Publishing Inc on December 29th for using thousands of songs, which include hits from Tom Petty, Neil Young and the Doors, without a license and compensation!
Video: Tom Petty- Free Fallin / Source: Youtube
Songs such as “Free Fallin” by Tom Petty, and “Light My Fire” by the Doors, were used on Spotify and failed to get a direct or a compulsory license from Wixen.
Spotify has declined to comment.
- Sarah & Tyler