RAY PARKER JR. vs. HUEY LEWIS
RAY PARKER JR. - STUDIO SESSIONS GUITARIST, RECORDING ENGINEER and PRODUCER
Ray Parker also ARRANGED and PRODUCED the POPULAR JAM "Sweat (Til You Get Wet) by the 80's Funk group BRICK! Take a listen to this groovy Parker-influenced track engineered, recorded and mastered at Ray Parker studio Ameraycan in Los Angeles, California in 1981. Ray Parker's studio soon became one of the top mixing studios in the United States, having been used by Billy Idol, Miles Davis and even Cypress Hill.
"I Want A New Drug" (1983)
Huey Lewis SUED Ray Parker Jr. claiming that the song had been lifted from his own I Want A New Drug. The pair settled out of court in 1985 and Parker has retained full ownership of the song.