We’re not saying anything is a ripoff. We’re just pointing out how elements of songs can be very similar. Here is a montage of 3 song clips with a similar melody. Is it the SAME RIFF in all three clips? This is NOT a mashup.
Hit Play and Listen:
Neil Sedaka – Laughter in the Rain
Ray Davies – Waterloo Sunset
Peter Frampton-Do You Feel Like I do