Posts tagged "The Village People"

Los Angeles Clippers Face ‘Y.M.C.A.’ Ban

Recordings of racist remarks attributed to Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling carried well beyond the world of professional basketball over the weekend. Comments seeming…
By: Marc Hogan / April 28, 2014

Village People Singer Regains ‘Y.M.C.A.’ Right After Landmark Legal Fight

The retirement outlook for musicians and songwriters just got a whole lot better. In 1978, a legal change allowed songwriters to take their share of…
By: Marc Hogan / September 11, 2013

Village People Singer Wins Closely Watched ‘Y.M.C.A.’ Rights Case

The original lead singer for the Village People, Victor Willis, has won a court case involving the rights to "Y.M.C.A." and other songs, Billboard reports.
By: Marc Hogan / May 9, 2012