One of the most popular songs of all time, “Mickey,” was recorded by Toni Basil

One of the most popular songs of all time, “Mickey,” was recorded by Toni Basil

The current owner of ‘Mickey’ and several other recordings, Stillwater, argued differently when Basilotta, actual name Antonia Basilotta, sought termination of her early 1980s record deal to reclaim the rights to ‘Mickey.’

The current owner of ‘Mickey’ and several other recordings, Stillwater, argued differently when Basilotta, actual name Antonia Basilotta, sought termination of her early 1980s record deal to reclaim the rights to ‘Mickey.’

Basilotta is the only owner of the ‘Mickey’ recording copyright thanks to a lower court’s decision that it was the latter. After that, Stillwater appealed to the Ninth Circuit, which upheld the lower court’s decision last week.

Basilotta is the only owner of the ‘Mickey’ recording copyright thanks to a lower court’s decision that it was the latter. After that, Stillwater appealed to the Ninth Circuit, which upheld the lower court’s decision last week.

One of the most popular songs of all time, “Mickey,” was recorded by Toni Basil, who is solely responsible for its recording copyright, according to an appeals court ruling in the US last week.

One of the most popular songs of all time, “Mickey,” was recorded by Toni Basil, who is solely responsible for its recording copyright, according to an appeals court ruling in the US last week.