Word is that One Direction has used a very popular part of a HUGE Classic song in the chorus of their hit “Midnight Memories”..
Rick Allen, Drummer for the legendary group Def Leppard says any fool can tell that the chorus of “Midnight Memories” sounds oddly similar to the chorus of their smash “Pour Some Sugar On Me”…
Allen also says that he feels like he has a really good lawsuit against One Direction, but he’s not going to court, he’s taking it as a compliment!
Here’s One Direction’s song, fast forwarded to the part in question (:35 into song)
And here’s the Def Leppard verion:
What’cha think?! Ripoff? or Compliment?!
On the next page, check out a song from Big Time Rush that is so blatantly similar, it’s scary!