Tuesday, 10 March 2015
NAIROBI TOP IN MUSIC MATERIALS DEALS IN AFRICA
Music Copyright Society of Kenya losing millions of shillings through
the sale of fake music materials in the name of CD re- write.
This is happening because MCSK and Copyright Board had not come
out with out line on how to deal with fake music materials which had
flooded the streets of Nairobi
Music Copyright Society of Kenya is just after chasing music users eg
public cars and hotels giving chance to criminals to double musicians
music without permission.
According to veteran musicians David Amunga fake music deals are
earning more than original composers, because what they made a day
is what poor Kenyans musicians ear ayear.
Instead Amunga appealed to both Music Copyright Society of Kenya and
Copyright Board to come up with solution, adding that unless action is taken
musicians will remains poor'
Young young and producers had engaged in CD re writing of famous
musicians both local and regionally as music bodied remains toothless.
Local musicians wants re write of CD to me declared criminal and action
taken against offenders.
Nairobi is now den of fake music material den with Kisumu city taking
Music are doubled in Nairobi and sold in Uganda and Tanzania majority
of artist affected are famous Lingala musicians and regional gospel singers.
According to Tanzania musicinas fake music deals are strong like
drug deals because they make profit like drug deals, while staying and
expensive places in Nairobi.
Rose Muhando was chased at River road when she come face to face with
criminals doubling her songs ready to be transported to Tanzania while
Price Julie threaten to strip naked in Kisumu city in front of fake music deals.
Some youth had opened offices at River Road dealing with fake music materials
of re writing CD.