The Most Influential People On The Internet This Year

June 29, 2018
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The Most Influential People On The Internet This Year

 

Time did their fourth annual list of the most influential people on the Internet and this year is a pretty good list! They determined the list by looking at the global impact on social media that celebrities have and how much they are in the news. Some of the big names that made the cut were: BTS, Rihanna, President Trump, Kanye West, Scott Rogowsky and Kylie Jenner!

Ed Sheeran Is Being Sued For $100 Million

Ed Sheeran is not a happy camper today. He is smack dab in the middle of a $100 million lawsuit by a company claiming that he ripped off a Marvin Gaye song. The claim is that Ed Sheeran’s song, "Thinking Out Loud," is a copy of Marvin Gaye's "Let's Get it On." According to the lawsuit, Ed Sheeran's song has the same melody, rhythms, harmonies, drums, bassline, backing chorus, tempo, syncopation and looping as Marvin Gaye’s "Let's Get it On." Ed Sheeran’s single and the album it's on sold more than 15 million copies and the song has been played on YouTube more than a billion times. So yeah, they are going after the big money. No word on whether or not the Gaye family might sue. For now, he is being sued by one of the men who wrote and produced the song, Edward Townsend Jr.

Adam Levine Is Going To Be On The Voice For 30 Years?!

Maroon 5’s Adam Levine is in the middle of recording the Blind Audition rounds for season 15 of The Voice and Maroon 5’s guitarist James Valentine just admitted during an interview that he's surprised that Adam Levine is still a part of the show! He said, "I remember when it began, I figured it would go a couple seasons, maybe, or Adam would be on it a couple seasons before he’d want to go on and do something else. And it’s just become this juggernaut, this machine that just keeps on going. So, I mean, I’m just gonna assume that it’s gonna be going on for the next 30 years!" Imagine the show being on the air for that long!