Abuja - The Nigerian Music Industry Coalition will commemorate this year’s No Music Day on 1 September.
All broadcasters and major music outlets across the country are requested to show solidarity with members of industry and lift all needles and turn down all dials between 8am and 10am.
No Music Day was first commemorated in 2009 as Nigerian artists protested against the abuse of their intellectual rights.
“The theme of this year’s celebration is ‘Keep the Music Alive’ and this is a call to the government of our great nation, Nigeria and to all lovers of good music to join the Nigerian music industry in solidarity to put an end to the blatant abuse of our rights which in itself is a threat to creativity,” Efe Omorogbe, a member of the coalition, said.
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