Word on the Street

Uptown Funk’ Writers to Split Royalties with The Gap Band

RCA Records gave the Gap Band writing recognition following a claim that British producer Mark Ronson&rsquo s multi-platinum single is similar to the 1970s funk hit “Oops Upside Your Head.” “Uptown Funk” has sold more than 5 million units, fueled by a 14-week run at first place on the Billboard Hot 100