'Savage,' 'Up' TikTok Dance Creators May Soon Own Copyrights to Their Work


7/30/2021 7:05:00 PM


“Copyrighting movement is about putting the power back in the artist’s hands.”

In case you somehow missed it on your FYP, Kearacreated a dancefor “Savage”that became a global sensation. Despite its increasing popularity, Keara was often left out of conversations and proper credit surrounding where the dance originated. Now, she and a handful of other creators are on the path to owning their work in the legal sense, thanks to the work of dancer and choreographer, JaQuel Knight.

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