Donald Trump's presidential announcement made headlines for many reasons, including
Trump's aides deny the charges, telling Fox they paid for usage via the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.
Still, it's not the first time that music and politics have created sour chords.
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—By Marguerite Ward, special to CNBC
First posted 18 June 2015
This version updated with a denial from Trump's campaign.