Video: 2Face on CNN Inside Africa: “The Respect for Intellectual Property is Still Very, Very, Very Low!”

CNN’s Inside Africa profiles Nigerian music megastar2Face/TuFace. Relevant to www.Africamusiclaw.com, 2Face says, “the respect for intellectual property is still very, very, very low.” I agree. Indeed it is why I launched this website, the first of its kind. I believe and see the end result which is a Nigerian Music Industry that is thriving, successful …

Eva Rebrands to Evaezi: Eva v. Eva, Nayo v. Nayo, Wizkid v Wizboy – Artists Do not Copy Existing Names, Choose Your Own Unique Name

Who was here first? Eva the singer or Eva the rapper? I remember receiving a press solicitation for a feature late last year from Eva the singer and being confused because I was pretty sure Eva was not a singer but a rapper. When I looked closely at the solicitation, I was even more convinced …

Singer Waje Accuses P-Square of Copyright Infringement

NOTE: Article republished from December 2010 Alleged Facts: This music news resurfaces again, after being published last month here. Waje, a rising vocalist/singer, according to the news, alleges copyright infringement by P-Square in their hit song ‘Do Me.’ Key facts according to the aforementioned news are as  follows: 1) Waje collaborated with P-Square to produce …