Google and Twitter lock accounts of artist for having same name as Meghan Trainor

An artist with the same name as the pop star Meghan Trainor found herself locked out of her social media accounts last week after Google and Twitter wrongly concluded she was attempting to impersonate her namesake, reports Gizmodo. Although the only explanation Google gave for her Gmail suspension was that Trainor had violated its company policies, YouTube and Twitter both confirmed that the suspension was due to an impersonation complaint.

Trainor the artist has been practicing her craft for 15 years, creating her YouTube Channel in December 2013 and her Twitter account in September 2012. Trainor the pop star shot to fame with the release of her hit single “All About That Bass” in June of 2014. Today, Trainor the artist has a much…

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