In 2014, Canadian recording artist Kiesza released the music video for “Hideaway,” which later became a number one song. The video, which has over 300 million views on YouTube and has been nominated for numerous awards, features the artist dancing around a block in Williamsburg, Brooklyn against a backdrop of graffiti-covered walls.
This post was originally published on the Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal website on April 26, 2016. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.
Acquaviva, Bianca, "Kiesza’s “Hideaway” Music Video the Subject of Copyright Infringement and False Endorsement Lawsuit" (2016). AELJ Blog. 118.