Katy Perry's Alleged Plagiarism Isn't The First: 12 Artists Accused Of Jacking Songs

08/12/2013 03:57 pm ET

Katy Perry was the subject of harsh criticism this week with the release of her latest single, "Roar." Listeners were quick to notice striking similarities between Perry's "Roar" and an earlier track from Sara Bareilles called "Brave."

While Perry has yet to comment on the comparisons, Bareilles simply tweeted, "All love, everybody. All love." Perry is hardly the first artist to be accused of plagiarizing a song. Click through below for Perry and 11 other artists who have faced similar criticisms.

Songs Allegedly Stolen From Other Artists