Tony Tetuila, Tic Tac sue Wizkid for N30m over copyright infringement

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Tony Tetuila, Tic tac, wizkidPopular Afrobeat and Hip-hop singer, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, has been prosecuted jointly by Tony Tetuila and Ghanaian musician Tic Tac, over copyright infringement, demanding $82,000 – roughly 30 million naira – in compensation.

According to the plaintiffs, Starboy had sampled their song ‘Fefe Ne Efe’ released in 2004 but failed to pay for it.

In an interview on Hitz FM’s Daybreak Hitz with Andy Dosty, Tic said Wizkid sampled the chorus of ‘Fefe Ne Efe’ for his verse on DJ Tunez’s song titled ‘Gbese’.

In a writ addressed to the defendant, Tic and Tony Tetuila are seeking damages to the tune of N30,000,000 equivalent to GH 473,379.29 ($82,758.62).Tony Tetuila, Tic tac,  court order against wizkid Tony Tetuila, Tic tac,  court order against wizkid

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