Plagiarism in our time is not uncommon, especially when it comes to musical activities.
In the near future to experience the rigor of the law can the band Led Zeppelin are accused of stealing a motif for the song “Stairway to Heaven”.
In Los Angeles court by a group Spirit, a lawsuit was filed on Robert plant and Jimmy page.
The statement said that the song “Stairway to Heaven” suspiciously looks exactly like the instrumental song “Taurus”.
Today it became known that the court gave the cause of stroke, because really saw here the elements of a crime.
It is worth saying that in the proceedings featured songs, which are more than 40 years. Most interesting is that the song “Stairway to Heaven”, which was released in 1971 and kotorub considered one of the greatest rock compositions of all time, could really be a plagiarism of the song by the band Spirit’s “Taurus”, recorded in 1968. The grounds for such opinions that Led Zeppelin and Spirit at the dawn of their careers rather often met in concert halls, where the first was able to hear the second song.