Abbas has beef with MCSK again
24 May 2016, 16:55
Nairobi - It’s that time of the year yet again when
artists go up in arms in protest over poor pay by their music aggregators and
This time, veteran rapper Abbas Kubaff has taken to social
media to blast the Music CopyRight Society of Kenya after receiving 89 Kenyan
shillings from his skiza tunes sales.
He wrote a comment on twitter saying
“MCSK is just killing and frustrating the industry 4 real! Ati 89 ksh.
tunes...GERARRAHIAAA!!” he also took to Facebook to complain of the same
writing “Assassination of an organic emcee!!” in response to a comment by a
This is not the first time this is
happening, and from the indications of how things are going, this will not be
the last time we see artists complaining about their royalties.
Elani earlier in the year undresses the copyright society in public for wrong
remuneration, prompting the society to give the group more money in what seemed
to be an effort to silence them.
If you hadn’t gotten a chance to watch Elani
Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLONcjTZ9z0
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