The producers behind Ghostbusters approached Ray Parker, Jr., and asked him to come up with a song that included the name of the film, but was rather simple otherwise.

Updated: Dec 25, 2019 • Interesting With the new Ghostbusters film announced and on the way, this is as good of a time as any to laugh at one of the classic instances of ridiculousness within the music industry. August 11, 2016 1:59 p.m. Share story Twitter Facebook. MPR News Staff.

Ghostbusters theme song was the subject of a lawsuit.

Listen Ghostbusters theme song was the subject of a lawsuit.

Ghostbusters Theme - "I Ain't Afraid of Getting Sued!" Ray Parker Jr. is suing Huey Lewis over comments he made in his "Behind the Music" special, accusing the pop singer of breaking a confidentiality agreement concerning Parker's 1984 hit "Ghostbusters."