Wixen Music Publishing Hits Triller With $50M Copyright Lawsuit

Wixen Music Publishing is suing short-form video-sharing app Triller for $50 million alleging copyright infringement on more than 1,000 songs. Wixen claims that Triller has been “willfully infringing” its musical compositions by allowing its users to include them in videos without authorization or compensation, according to the 15-page federal complaint filed U.S. Central District of
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Billboard & Triller Partner on Weekly Top Triller U.S. & Global Charts

Armaan Malik’s “Next 2 Me” leads both of Billboard’s inaugural charts featured data from social video app Triller, announced today, July 13. The pair of charts, named Top Triller U.S. and Top Triller Global, highlight the biggest songs on the app based on a formula blending the amount of views of videos containing a respective
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Marshmello and Avicii Managers Among Investors in TikTok Rival Triller

Proxima Media has led a second round of financing for the app. Following in the footsteps of overnight short-form movie disruptor TikTok is a relative newcomer to the societal media arena called Triller. There is apparently clever money behind it also, with thought leaders in the worlds of hip, EDM and pop among its next shareholders. Proxima
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