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Neil Young is suing Donald Trump’s election campaign over the use of his music – SBS News

The Canadian-born musician, now a US citizen, has repeatedly voiced disdain for Mr Trump’s use of his classic hits at rallies.

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Neil Young is suing Donald Trump’s re-election campaign to try to stop the US president playing his songs at campaign rallies, according to a lawsuit posted on the rocker’s website.
The 74-year-old claims a breach of copyright for the use of “Rockin’ In The Free World” and “Devil’s Sidewalk,” at several Trump events including a recent rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
“(The) plaintiff in good conscience cannot allow his music to be used as a ‘theme song’ for a divisive, un-American campaign of ignoran…

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