‘Glee’ accused of ripping off indy YouTube singer

Have they been naughty?

(Credit: GleeSeason4Songs/YouTube Screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET)

“That’s mine!”

“No, it isn’t! It’s mine!”

Such is the dialogue I imagine the writers of “Glee” would pen to describe a slight kerfuffle between its own creators and Jonathan Coulton.

Coulton enjoys a bit of fame on YouTube. He writes tunes like “Code Monkey.” He created the themes of Portal video games.

He clearly enjoys his art. But he isn’t “Glee.”

Still, his version of “Baby Got Back,” the Sir Mix-A-Lot song, has many admirers. It was less than gleeful for him, then, when he received word that the Fox teeny show appeared to be offering a version that seemed stunningly like his own.

It was to be featured in its January 24 edition.

Coulton tweeted: “Hey look, @GLEEonFOX ripped off my cover of Baby Got Back: http://bit.ly/WME9Ho. Never even contacted me. Classy.”

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