Katy Perry's ''Dark Horse'' Copied Christian Rap Song, Jury Says

Can you hear the similarities between the two songs?


A Los Angeles jury on Monday found that Katy Perry's 2013 song "Dark Horse" copied a 2009 Christian rap song called "Joyful Noise."

It is yet to be determined how much Perry and the other defendants owe for copyright infringement to Marcus Gray and two co-authors of "Joyful Noise."

You can listen to both songs, below, to see if you hear the similarities:

 Here's the song "Joyful Noise," performed by Gray, and released under the stage name Flame:

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"Perry initially began her career as a Christian artist named Katy Hudson."

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