The Sex Pistols’ lead singer John Lydon, also known as Johnny Rotten, in 2008. Photo: Reuters The Sex Pistols’ lead singer John Lydon, also known as Johnny Rotten, in 2008. Photo: Reuters
The Sex Pistols’ lead singer John Lydon, also known as Johnny Rotten, in 2008. Photo: Reuters
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Court rules against Sex Pistols singer John Lydon in row over song use in Disney-backed TV series

  • Ex-Pistols guitarist Steve Jones and drummer Paul Cook sued the singer after he tried to block the use of the band’s music in Pistol, a Disney-backed series
  • Lydon, once known as Johnny Rotten, said the songs could not be used without his consent, but Cook and Jones argued a 1998 agreement allowed a majority decision

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The Sex Pistols’ lead singer John Lydon, also known as Johnny Rotten, in 2008. Photo: Reuters The Sex Pistols’ lead singer John Lydon, also known as Johnny Rotten, in 2008. Photo: Reuters
The Sex Pistols’ lead singer John Lydon, also known as Johnny Rotten, in 2008. Photo: Reuters
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