Usher Sued For Stealing Hit Song … Allegedly

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Someone caught up with Usher … and sued him for allegedly stealing a huge hit.

Three guys claim they wrote a song, “Caught Up” back in 2002.   It”s about a man lost in love. 

Usher recorded a song 2 years later called “Caught Up” … also about a man lost in love.  It skyrocketed on the charts and was featured in his album, “Confessions.”

The 3 guys — Zacharia Edwards, Mitch Moses and Vince McClean — claim they played it for a honcho at Arista Records — Usher”s label — and the dude then played it for LA Reid.    The 3 guys never heard from Arista again, but 2 years later they heard the song on the radio.

They”re suing for unspecified damages.