Tiwa Savage & Dammy Young

A Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed November 5 for hearing in suit filed by singer Danny Young, against his colleague, Tiwa Savage.

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Danny Young had filed the suit over alleged copyright infringement and claiming N205 million in damages against Tiwa Savage.

According to the suit, Danny alleged that she used his musical work titled ‘ONE’ without lawful authority.

At the same time, Mavin Records, a record label, founded by record artist, Don Jazzy, on May 8, 2012 joined in the suit.

The ‘Omo Lepa’ hit singer filed the suit through his counsel, Mr Justin Ige, of Creative Legal, claiming the sum of N200 million in damages against the defendants for copyright violation.

He claims N5 million as cost of action, and demanding an account for profits accrued to the defendants from using the musical work ‘ONE’

The Plaintiff had filed the suit since February 13.