Aaliyah — Legal Dogfight Over Dead Singer’s Music

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“s been dead nearly 12 years … but a music publisher is still fighting over the rights to her songs, suing a record company for allegedly hawking bootleg Aaliyah jams on the Internet.

Reservoir Media Management filed the lawsuit against a company called Craze Productions, claiming Craze has been illegally selling songs from Aaliyah”s double-platinum albums “Aaliyah” and “One in a Million” on iTunes.

Reservoir claims it”s the sole owner of the songs in question … acquiring the music rights in 2012 … and it never gave Craze permission to sell the music.

Reservoir wants a judge to block Craze from peddling any more Aaliyah music … and it wants $$$.