The Milan court held that Morgan’s modification and deformation of the literary text of the opera ‘Sincero’ was “unlawful, both during the evening of the Sanremo Festival on February 7, 2020, and through the dissemination of performances of the work with the modified text on his social profile Instagram “. This is what we read in a note from the press office of the ‘Mescal’ record label, which among its artists has Bugo, who in tandem with Morgan, born Marco Castoldi, had brought the song in question on the stage of the Ariston.
“According to the Judge, Morgan’s modification and deformation of the literary text of the work ‘Sincero’ violates the economic rights of the publishers of the work and the moral rights of the co-authors”, explains the record label. of Morgan and accepted by the judges had been presented by Edizioni Curci and Tetoyoshi Music Italia, as publishers, and by the authors of the work. “The Court – concludes the note from Mescal – then ordered Morgan to remove from his Instagram page said illegal contents, ordered him to cease future associations of the work ‘Sincero’ to the modified and deformed text and ordered a penalty against him for any violation of these provisions ”.