Ghanaian singer Wendy Shay threatens ‘Slay’ producers for copyright infringement
Wendy Shay issued the stern warning after she heard her music playing in the movie. According to the singer, neither herself nor her management was contacted or involved in this feature.
The ‘Ye Koti Asore’ hitmaker posted a snippet of the movie on her official Facebook page and captioned it. She wrote, “ So, I watched this movie last night on Netflix. And my song, ‘All for you’ was featured without my consent or my management. Producers of the movie ‘Slay’, it is a crime to use someone’s intellectual property without her consent. Kindly do the needful, or I will see you all in court.“
Slay was produced by Nigerian filmmaker Elvis Chucks.Slay features a star-studded cast of African legends which includes Amanda Dupont, Ramsey Noah, Dawn Thandeka, Enhle Mbali, Fabian Lojede, Lilian Dube, Trevor Gumbi, Tumi Morake, Idris Sultan, Leroy Gopal, Joe Kazadi, and Kabomo Vilakazi and Ghanaian actors, Kalybos and Bismark The Joke.