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What is Kailash Kher’s take on the music royalty issue?
After Sonu Nigam and Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, the Allah ke bande singer has also given his views on the ongoing controversy
Kailash Kher has shown his support for the new copyright law that governs royalty issues in the Indian music industry. He is also against the music companies who deny the musicians their rightful due. If we remember it was first Sonu Nigam and Sunidhi Chauhan who started the fight, and they were very soon joined by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. Even actors like Abhay Deol also showed their angst over the issue. Click here to read more
Javed Akhtar wins the fight for Copyright Amendment Bill
The well-known lyricist-writer’s efforts to ensure better treatment to the literary community have paid off. The Rajya Sabha has passed the much-talked about bill amending copyright laws in the country
For a while now, Javed Akhtar had been fighting for the rights of writers, lyricists, singers and composers so that these artistes get a fair share in revenue in the form of royalties from music companies and production houses. Click here to read more