Did Kenny Chesney STEAL Our Song?


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By Dominica Lumazar and Rory Carruthers, Dominica Lumazar, and Rory Carruthers. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Did Kenny Chesney steal our song? On May 1, 2020, Kenny Chesney released a song and an album titled Here and Now. On May 6, 2013, almost 7 years exactly before that we, Dominica and Rory, released our top 100 song and album both titled, you guessed it, Here and Now.

It’s a great story and we share a comparison of the two songs and let you decide if he stole our song or not, but more importantly we discuss intellectual property rights in music and business so that you know what you can do if you find yourself in a similar situation.

Other Topics Discussed Include:

  • The difference between intellectual property and copyright
  • The three main types of Intellectual property
  • How copyright lawsuits play out in a courtroom
  • 7 effective ways to protect your intellectual property
  • How to respond if you believe someone has stolen your intellectual property

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