According to sources, Eminem is suing Facebook for copyright infringement because they used his music in advert to that closely resembled an Eminem song without asking Eminem for his permission. “Airplane” was played was played at an event in April to unveil Facebook Home, its new mobile software. Eight Mile Style is saying that the song on the advert sounded “substantially similar” to Eminem’s “Under the Influence”, from Slims second album The Marshall Mathers LP produced by Dre. and Eminem. Facebook is saying that they used a Michael Jackson song instead of an Eminem song. which makes Facebook exempt from copyright infringement, it claims. Lets see where this goes. What do you think?
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