FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 30, 2011 file photo, singer Fergie of the group Black Eyed Peas performs for the "Concert 4 NYC" at Central Park, Great Lawn in New York. George Clinton and the Black Eyed... more 
FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 30, 2011 file photo, singer Fergie of the group Black Eyed Peas performs for the "Concert 4 NYC" at Central Park, Great Lawn in New York. George Clinton and the Black Eyed Peas have settled a federal lawsuit in which the funk pioneer claimed the pop group used his music without proper permission. The settlement announcement on May 14, 2012, came a few weeks before the two sides were to go to trial, but after a judge limited the amount of damages Clinton would have been eligible to receive. (AP Photo/Donald Traill, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Donald Traill, File
Fri, May 18, 2012 7:46 PM EDT