- Krsna claimed that the IPL hymn is copied from his song
- He alleged that the hymn is copied from ‘Dekho Kaun Aaya Wapas’
- “Tumhara khoon khoon, hamara khoon paani,” he tweeted.
Rapper Krishna Kaul, popularly known by his stage name Krsna (KR $ NA), who has alleged that the IPL anthem Aayenge Hum Wapas has been plagiarized from his rap song of 2017 Dekho Kaun Aaya Wapas, in his latest tweet he criticized the decision of the Music Composers Association of India (MCAI), which has ruled that the two songs in question are different. The rapper tweeted Thursday morning: “I just found out that the ‘Association of Indian Music Composers’ has suggested that plagiarism of Hip Hop songs is allowed in their opinion because all hip hop songs sound same. Shabaash! Tumhara khoon khoon, hamara khoon paani“He added the hashtag #IPLanthemcopied to his post. Krsna’s tweet came right after the composer of the IPL 2020 hymn, Pranav Ajayrao Malpe, denied that the track Aayenge Hum Vapas He was plagiarized during an interaction with the ANI news agency and shared the certificate from the Music Composers Association of India (MCAI), which states that his song is an original composition.
Read the tweet here:
This is scary! I have just learned that the Indian Music Composers Association has suggested that in their opinion, plagiarism of Hip Hop songs is allowed because all hip hop songs sound the same. Shabaash! Tumhara khoon khoon, hamara khoon paani! #IPLanthemcopied
– KR $ NA (@realkrsna) September 9, 2020
Meanwhile, during an interaction with ANI, Pranav Ajayrao Malpe said: “I would like to share with you a certificate from the Association of Music Composers of India that is based on the findings of four renowned music composers who compared the two songs. The certificate makes it clear that there is no similarity between the two songs. “
Earlier this week Krsna tweeted, “Hello guys, IPL has plagiarized my song Dekh Kaun Aaya Waapas and created Aayenge Hum Wapas like this year’s anthem without credit or consent. I ask my fellow artists and friends on Twitter to RT this tweet to raise awareness. They can’t get away with it. “
Hello guys, @IPL has plagiarized my song “Dekh Kaun Aaya Waapas” and created “Aayenge Hum Wapas” as this year’s anthem without credit or consent. I ask my fellow artists and friends on Twitter to RT this tweet to raise awareness, they can’t get away with it. @DisneyPlusHShttps://t.co/GDNFeyhXR5
– KR $ NA (@realkrsna) September 7, 2020
Krsna’s first solo was Kaisa Mera Desh