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*Village People singer Victor Willis won a huge legal victory in a case that has been closely followed in the music industry. Last year, Willis terminated rights to his share of 33 of the group’s songs, including the monster hit “Y.M.C.A.” Scorpio Music and Can’t Stop Productions, the two companies that administer publishing rights to … Continue reading Village People’s Victor Willis Wins Song Rights Case
*As Victor Willis, the original lead singer of the Village People, fights to regain control over his share of the copyright credit for 32 of the band’s songs, including the hit “Y.M.C.A.,” the music publisher Can’t Stop Music has withdrawn an important claim that the songs were works made for hire, according to The Hollywood … Continue reading Music Publisher Drops Key Claim in Y.M.C.A. Copyright Lawsuit