EU member states are to decide on whether to go forward with controversial copyright changes in January.
YouTube says it may have to block the vast majority of uploads for visitors of the site across the EU.
The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air star is suing two videogame makers over the dance he popularised.
Article 13 of the EU digital copyright proposal calls for internet firms to monitor content uploads for copyright infringement.
Artists say they are unfairly paid for their work.
A growing number of famous names are seeking credit for dances they claim to have created.
The former Beatles musician was among many high profile artists calling for change.
Republic of Ireland news
Ireland's national anthem has been left "exposed" to inappropriate use, a senator said.
The Grammy-winning singer says Minaj’s unreleased track Sorry incorporates the lyrics and vocal melody from her 1988 single Baby Can I Hold You.
Anthony Barre’s estate says his voice is featured in Beyonce’s song Formation.