Power, Money, Respect | Chocolate City v. Brymo Case Returns to COURT February 26th, 2014

Alright people, we are headed back into the courtroom in the Chocolate City v. Brymo Breach of contract case. All hands on deck, and all eyes definitely on this case. Chocolate City is hitting Brymo with a take no prisoners style litigation. Brymo looks like he is prepared to give a good fight. Now from …

The 6 Most Important Legal Fights of 2013 in Nigeria’s Entertainment Industry

At Africamusiclaw.com, we know legal drama. In fact, this has to be our middle initial on this blog and boy did we see so much legal drama this year. Two years ago, when Africamusiclaw.com was born, it was hard to find any legal stories focused on the entertainment industry. Now, my inbox is full and …

(ANALYSIS) Should Nigerian Record Labels Like Chocolate City Have the Right to Stop Artists Like Brymo From Recording for Others, Where the Artist Breaches the Label Contract?

Let’s talk about the alleged injunction sought and obtained by Chocolate City against Brymo, as reported by Linda Ikeji, which Chocolate City is yet to confirm; and Brymo now denies. What The Basic Legal Drama is All About Before We Go Any Farther The Parties Chocolate City Brymo The Lawsuit Chocolate City has allegedly sued …

Brymo Prepares to Expose the Real “Merchants, Dealers & Slaves” in New Album Post Chocolate City Breach of Contract Dispute

Brymo is ready for a takeover and to do so on his terms, pending whatever lawsuit Chocolate City may decide to bring against him, if any. Some months ago, the Oleku crooner/ co-hit maker made an announcement of his abrupt departure from Chocolate City. The label threatened possible legal action. Brymo acknowledged he breached his …

In Case You Missed it: Oluwaseye Lawal Threatens Legal Action In Behalf of Client Audu Maikori

I don’t know if Seye is a litigator i.e. trial attorney. However, I do know that he is a dealmaker in the entertainment industry in Nigeria and also represents many, including EME/Banky W. In any event, he apparently is also representing Audu Maikori. I don’t recall reading any “distasteful statements”Audu allegedly made about Jesse Jagz …