Wednesday, 19 March 2008

Who owns 'Africa Money?'

Writing in Modern Ghana, Weekly Fylla asks: "Who owns 'Africa Money'? Sidney or Kwaku Bonsam?". This article describes, in fairly graphic terms, the background and current state of an ongoing dispute between Sidney (right) and the members of the Mile-End Compilation crew. It is a must-read for anyone who wants to see how copyright law affects the lives and activities of individuals working at the rock-face of creativity. Oh, and there's also one delightfully funny typo ...

Listen to 'Africa Money' here

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

With reference to the typo: Sometimes it is difficult to discharge that sort of onus.