Stealing Dan

(Contact Music) Veteran rockers STEELY DAN have accused OWEN WILSON of plagiarising their song COUSIN DUPREE for his new comedy movie YOU, ME AND DUPREE. In a letter posted on their website and addressed to Wilson's brother LUKE, band members DONALD FAGEN and WALTER BECKER label Wilson's supposed rip-off of their 2001 Grammy-winning track as "uncool". They write: "Your brother has gotten himself mixed up with some pretty bad Hollywood schlockmeisters." [see full story for more] - Click here for the Full Story

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