Ricky Martin Sued For Plagiarism Over World Cup Song 'Vida'

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Puerto Rican superstar Ricky Martin had one of the best World Cup anthems for this year’s tournament in Brazil, but a new lawsuit is saying he stole it from an aspiring artist.

Luis Adrian Cortes Ramos, once a finalist of "Idol Puerto Rico," filed the lawsuit in federal court Wednesday claiming Martin’s “Vida,” which won through the competition “SuperSong” with Sony, was almost identical to a song he composed and submitted but never received recognition for.

Ramos is demanding $10 million from the singer and Sony Corporation, according to El Nacionala newspaper from Venezuela.

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