Did You Know? | Ep #11 - The Ghostbusters Theme Was Ripped From Huey Lewis

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13-04-2022 • 20 mins

Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters! We all know and love Ghostbusters. An entire generation of kids grew up with these fun characters. And everyone knows the iconic theme song. It plays all the time around Halloween in stores, on the radio, you simply cannot escape it. But did you know that the theme song was ripped from a Huey Lewis song? It was taken to court when he smacked Ray Parker Jr, the creator of the Ghostbusters theme, with a hefty lawsuit. Join me today as we dive into it!

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