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Emmylou Harris announces benefit tour, Boulder date

Emmylou Harris has announced a benefit tour to raise awareness of and support those affected by the recently exacerbated refugee crisis. Related: Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell look back at Chautauqua Auditorium (photos, review) The iconic southern artist's Lampedusa: Concerts for Refugee tour will come through the Boulder Theater on October 6.

Ed Sheeran target of $20 million copyright lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran is facing a $20 million lawsuit alleging he used another song as the basis for his international hit "Photograph." The suit accusing him of copyright infringement was filed Wednesday in Los Angeles by Martin Harrington and Tom Leonard, composers of the song "Amazing." City News Service cites court documents that say "Amazing" and "Photograph" are nearly identical in pitch, tempo and structure.