If US interrogators have been using pop songs as torture, as has been reported, then they may owe the songwriters performance royalties...
Babylon, the mild-mannered folk hit by David Gray, is allegedly one of the most popular torture songs at Guantánamo.
Note to Feds: There's a lawyer on the case. Trash the Constitution all you like, but do not mess with ASCAP.
— Larry, Attack Monkey, Light Reading