Plagiarism Corner! Canada also gave us Avril Lavigne. Whatever you think of her and her musical "abilities," she hit #1 in 2007 with WHAT SONG? Too bad for her, it ripped off 1979's "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" by The Rubinoos, who are probably most famous for the theme song to Revenge of the Nerds. Don't worry, they got an undisclosed settlement.