Ed Sheeran in concert in Foxborough September 25, 2015 – Winslow Townson / AP / SIPA

Ed Sheeran has he inspired Let’s Get it on Marvin Gaye for his title Thinking Out Loud ? The British singer is certainly sued for
 Plagiarism by the heirs of one of the authors.

“The melody, harmony and rhythm composition of” Thinking “look substantially, even striking composition for drums of” Let’s ” “says the complaint filed Tuesday in federal court in New York (United States) by the copyright holders and heirs of Ed Townsend, who wrote the song with Marvin Gaye.

in addition, the complainants stated that Ed Sheeran had ignored warnings and clearly quoted Let’s Get It on at a concert. A video on YouTube shows in fact the main person passing of title to that of Marvin Gaye, during a performance in Zurich (Switzerland) in 2014.

Ed Sheeran has not reacted immediately to the complaint, as his label and his record. This is not the first time that the singer is facing such accusations. To recall, last June, Martin Harrington and Thomas Leonard, authors of Amazing sung by Matt Cardle, accused of plagiarism in his song Photograph .

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These complainants had hired the same lawyer as the family of Marvin Gaye, who had already won $ 2 million for suing Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke for the title Blurred Lines .