Dick Gregory Speaks on Michael Jackson Co-Owning Sony, Rights To Eminem, Beyonce, Dolly Parton Songs, Etc?
Written by Memphis Rap on October 23, 2015
In a videotaped lecture, Dick Gregory reveals a 22 page document showing all the artists that Michael Jackson estate owns rights to after owning 50% of the Sony/ATV Music Publishing company.
The list of Sony/ATV Music Publishing artists included the likes of rapper Eminem, singer Beyonce Knowles, Bon Jovi, Boyz II Men, Dolly Parton and more in a mix of all music genres.
Sony/ATV Music Publishing, currently the world's largest music publishing company, is co-owned soley by The Estate of Michael Jackson and Sony.
According to Dick Gregory, the Micheal Jackson estate owns 50% of all country western music, 63% of Dolly Parton, and he also named the likes of Charlie Pie, Bob Dylan, and Baby Face, as artists the estate owns.
Gregory added that if sold today, the Estate would probably get between 40 and 50 billion dollars for their share of Sony/ATV Music Publishing.
Watch the video of Dick Gregory revealing Michael Jackson estate owning 50% of Sony/ATV Music Publishing: