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Dr. Luke Wants $50 Million, Says Kesha Cost Him Work With Katy Perry


Dr. Luke Wants $50 Million, Says Kesha Cost Him Work With Katy Perry

Dr. Luke is asking for $50 million claiming his ongoing legal battle with Kesha has cost him money and hindered him from working with Katy Perry.

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According to The Blast, recently filed legal documents show that Dr. Luke is seeking $50 million in damages from Kesha after she allegedly defamed him with sexual assault allegations. The claims were later thrown out by an NY city judge.

The famed producer produced a breakdown of what he believes he would have made in the future, which he claims would have been over a 10-year period had Kesha not accused him of sexual assault. He said he would have made $29.9 million in producer and publishing royalties, $8.7 million from co-writing tracks with songwriters on his label, and $10.2 million for work that would have been done on Katy Perry’s 4th, 5th and 6th albums. However, that is all gone due to his tarnished reputation.

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Kesha then fired back with a court filing of her own, pointing out that Dr. Luke’s figures are based on his past hits and ability to work with A-list stars, which she doubts he would have been able to maintain regardless of her allegations.

The current battle between the two is still ongoing.

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