Distruction Boyz: 'We didn't admit to 'stealing' anything'

Just when you've heard it all, the plot thickens. 

By  | Jun 22, 2020, 01:44 PM  | Distruction Boyz  | Drama

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Just when we thought it was over, the scandal surrounding the original ownership of Omunye has just taken another turn. 

So here's what happened: Sunday World ran a story that stated that Distruction Boyz - who bought the beat for 'Omunye' from DJ Mphyd - have admitted that the work isn't an original composition of theirs and they have violated DJ Lag's intellectual property rights. 

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It's not like it was glaringly obvious, I mean. Listen to this, this does not in anyway sound like 'Omunye' as we know it now:

According to said article the end resolve was to credit DJ Lag as a songwriter of the song and make him a licensor of the sound recording copyright of Omunye. 

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Awesome right? BUT, wait a minute. Distruction Boyz were not having it! They released a statement  on Instagram rebutting all the information written in that Sunday World article. Stating that DJ Lag's name is 'being used by the Sunday World for parasitic self-promotion by people who need work at all costs'  and they are ready to take this case to court if need be. 

Well, damn. Okay. 

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Hhay' now we're definitely tuned in. 

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