Lady Gaga Sued For Ripping Off "Judas"

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According to a singer named Rebecca Francescatti, Lady Gaga's hit song "Judas" is a total rip-off of her 1999 song called ... wait for it ... "Juda".

Rebecca is suing Gaga in federal court, and claims the similarities between the two songs are not a coincidence. Her theory behind that claim?

Her former bass player, Brian Gaynor, is now employed by the music company that authored 17 songs for Gaga's most recent album, Born This Way.

"Though the songs are different styles, the composition is the same and the chorus is the same melody," said an attorney for Rebecca Francescatti.

"[Rebecca] is seeking recognition for what she created." Francescatti, who sings under the name Rebecca F., is suing Gaga for unspecified damages.

No comment from Lady Gaga's camp as of yet.

Seems a bit frivolous to us, but you decide. Listen to a snippet of "Juda" (above) and compare it to the Lady's video (below) and see what you think:

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in my opinion, the songs don't sound the same...but no matter what i will always be a little monster :)

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The gaga backlash is becoming crazy. Every minute there is a new story. First the x tina story posted by the examiner probably the biggest gaga hater ever. Then the japan lawsuit now this. She getting sued for a song that sound nothing like hers. This is the year of destroying lady gaga career but she still has a no.1 album and song platinum album minus amazon sell and 4 mil WW sales.

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I dont really care for lady gaga but this rebecca woman wants a paycheck. Her song and gaga's sound nothing alike. The first five people commenting probably didnt even listen to the song just judging by your own personal opinion of her. This suit will just be thrown out. Some celeb steal but some people just want money.

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LMFAO!!, first it was lil wayne and know gaga. What can't these losers make their own songs instead of stealing other peoples songs. Lame.
Xoxo

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shes been a rip off, everything about her is. she needs to shed the make up and deformed clothes and be herself, no some fucker who makes people think being a freak is kool.

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Ahhh gaga the fraud... Anyway her music sux what's so great bout her? I went to school with chix that dressed better than her even she aint O-G... Gaga pffft

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This is just sad.Lady gaga has so many fans and now she is coming off as a rip off . This is very shameful she should at least think of her fans.

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This is the 3rd song she's been accused of ripping since the album came out. Born this Way. Electric Chapel. and now Judas. I used to be such a Gaga fanatic. Now I'm officially over her.