Manfred Mann Sues Massive Attack

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British Invasion bandleader and keyboardist Manfred Mann is suing trip-hop stars Massive

Attack for copyright infringement, according to Billboard. The suit, filed in

London, claims Massive Attack used a snippet of Mann's 1971 song "Tribute" in the song

"Black Milk" on their 1998 album, Mezzanine. The suit seeks damages of up to

£100,000 ($168,000) from Massive Attack's Robert Del Naja, Grant

Marshall and Andrew Vowles, the trade paper reported.