Miley Cyrus sued for allegedly stealing 'We Can't Stop' lyrics

Songwriter Michael May filed paperwork in New York federal court.
0:30 | 03/15/18

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At a time now to check the pulse and we are gonna start into the stop what Miley Cyrus. Facing a major lawsuit threat Caribbean songwriter Michael may has sued the singer and New York federal court. Good to have 300 million dollars so the suit claims that my least 2013 hit we can't stop. Adapted lyrics from May's 1988 sun we run things as well as is melody rhythm and cadence and inflection. No comment yet from Miley or Sony music.

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