It could quickly be time to pay up for Donald Glover’s former label house, Glassnote Entertainment.
According to a report from The Blast, DG is suing his ex-label over royalties he believes he’s owed.
Filed simply days in the past on Friday (September 14), the lawsuit accuses Glassnote of raking in an excessive amount of money off the again of Glover, and never correctly paying the cash owed to the artist who performs as Childish Gambino.
The Atlanta creator entered right into a licensing settlement with Glassnote in 2011, agreeing to separate income with the label.
An audit Glover carried out previous to the lawsuit reportedly discovered that Glassnote didn’t pay him on quite a few events.
Digital transmission royalties, miscalculation of charges owed from Canada income, underreporting worldwide revenues, taking extra deductions, and misreporting his merchandise gross sales are among the many quite a few methods by which Glover was stiffed.
Although it’s unclear the precise quantity Glover is suing for, he does allegedly consider he’s owed $700,000 in streaming royalties alone.
His lawsuit comes months after Glover signed a document cope with RCA Records alongside together with his his inventive company Wolf + Rothstein.