Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke and T.I. appeal 'Blurred Lines' copyright ruling

The creators of the song "Blurred Lines" are appealing to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to overturn a ruling that they infringed on a copyright of Marvin Gaye's "Got to Give It Up."

According to the Hollywood reporterPharrell WilliamsRobin Thicke and Clifford Harris Jr., also known as T.I., filed the appeal in hopes of overturning the judge's ruling, which requires them to pay $5.3 million in damages in addition to a running royalty of 50 percent of songwriter and publishing revenues.

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