Ed Sheeran settled a $20 million copyright infringement

English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran settled a $20 million copyright infringement lawsuit over his 2014 hit “Photograph.” The case was dismissed Friday with prejudice — meaning the plaintiffs would be unable from filing a lawsuit with the same claim again, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The report did not detail the terms of the settlement. Songwriters…

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