Charlotte Hassan: Spotify Faces Another Legal Nightmare: Photographers…

According to legal filings obtained by DMN, a Dutch photographer by the name of Dana Lixenberg is claiming copyright infringement over an image of Notorious B.I.G. on Spotify’s artist page.  Lixenberg is well-regarded in photography circles, and musical ones as well.

In the complaint filed in California federal court, Lixenberg says, “not content to solely rip off the musicians on whose backs Spotify has built an 8 billion dollar company, Spotify has expanded its efforts to also include ripping off photographers.”

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