The Absolutely Ridiculous Lawsuit Filed Against Taylor Swift
An unknown R&B artist is suing Taylor Swift to the tune of $42 million for allegedly using lyrics from his song in her hit "Shake It Off."By Lexie Hammesfahr | November 2, 2015
According to Braham, T-Swift's dance-worthy chorus in "Shake It Off" was pulled from his song's lyrics: "Haters gone hate, playas gone play. Watch out for them fakers, they'll fake you every day."
Braham told the New York Daily News, "If I didn't write the song 'Haters Gone Hate,' there wouldn't be a song called 'Shake It Off.'"