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Read moreThe song was originally written for the band’s 2004 hit, Get Out, which came out on the bandmate David Banner’s own label.
It was released as a single in the States, and then on a remix by the R&B trio, featuring two of the band members, which was released on the label’s new album, Love Is All Around.
However, a week after the remix was released, the band were sued by a man claiming he had been defamed by the song’s lyrics, and in a separate legal action by a woman who claimed Banner had been sexually abusive to her for more than 20 years.
In a statement to the ABC, the RiffTrax group said the court proceedings were “totally unrelated” to the song and were “based on a series of lies” by the man.
“The band have apologised for any offence caused, and have taken immediate steps to rectify the matter,” the statement read.
“The man has apologised unreservedly and the woman has also apologised unreservely for her hurt and distress.”
It was the latest in a string of legal actions taken by the band, which is based in Perth.
The band are currently touring Europe, including dates in Sweden and Italy, as part of a two-week European tour.
A spokesperson for the group told the ABC that the legal action was “a waste of time”.
“It was all based on lies, and they’re going to keep pushing it to try and hurt us,” the spokesperson said.
“It’s a distraction for them.
It’s not helping them at all.”
In a Facebook post, the group said they were “extremely disappointed” and had accepted the verdict.
“We’re absolutely devastated by this ruling and are now working with lawyers to defend ourselves in court.
We’re determined to fight this case in the courts and win,” they wrote.