Popular Youtuber Michelle Phan sued for using music without permission

20 July 2014 / 2 years 3 months ago

Famous Youtuber Michelle Phan who does makeup and beauty tutorials is in hot soup. 

According to TMZ.com, Phan has been posting makeup since 2007 on YouTube -- but Ultra Records is suing her for using music from some of its huge artists in her video without permission. Ultra is home to EDM giants Deadmau5, DJ Kaskade, and Calvin Harris, and many more.

According to the lawsuit filed this week in Los Angeles,  the offending Phan videos have racked up more than 150 MILLION views. Ultra wants Phan to reveal how much cash she's made off her YouTube channel and wants her to cough up her profits. 

Phan has about 6.6 million followers.

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