Cher Lloyd Accusations
"Swagger Jagger" is the debut single by English singer Cher Lloyd, taken from her debut studio album Sticks and Stones (2011). It was released as the album's lead single on 31 July 2011. The song was written by the two production teams The Runners and The Monarch with Lloyd, Petr Brdičko, Autumn Rowe, Marcus Lomax and Clarence Coffee Jr.. The music video was released on 26 June 2011. It was also used in the movie Identity Thief with Melissa McCarthy.
Although there has been accusations that the song Swagger Jagger bears many similarities with the Trad Folk song "Oh My Darling Clementine".
Percy Montrose / Barker Bradford
"Oh My Darling, Clementine" is an American Western Folk ballad in trochaic meter usually credited to Percy Montrose (1884), although it is sometimes credited to Barker Bradford. The song is believed to have been based on another song called "Down by the River Liv'd a Maiden" by H. S. Thompson (1863). This American Folk song is commonly performed in the key of F Major.
Members of the Western Writers of America chose it as one of the Top 100 Western songs of all time.
We would, of course, rather you make up your own minds, so here's both songs so that you can.