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The Weeknd Is Suing For The "Starboy" Trademark, But What About Wizkid?

The Weeknd relentlessly continues to claim "Starboy."

The Starboy trademark continues to be a controversial one, as several artists, and now a realtor, claim the eye-catching title.

The controversy started back when The Weeknd named his 2016 album, Starboy. He went on to receive several awards for it, including a Grammy for "Best Urban Contemporary Album." Yet at the time, fans didn't forget that Wizkid had originally claimed the title when he launched Starboy Entertainment back in 2013 and had been using the nickname for years.

Now, a realtor by the name of Eymun Talasazan, as reported by Billboard, has decided to pull worms out of the already opened can by filing for rights to the trademark on the low. This is not the realtor's first rodeo in claiming titles used by other artists. He previously filed suit for the trademark's, "Runnin' Through the 6" and "Straight Outta Bombton."

According to Information Nigeria, he and his lawyers are in the process of suing the Wizkid as well, as they are apparently on the hunt to suing anyone who claims the trademark.

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The Weeknd Cuts Ties With H&M Over Racist "Coolest Monkey In the Jungle" Hoodie

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Ethiopian pop star, The Weeknd has announced that he will no longer work with H&M;, following the sale of a racially insensitive hoodie modeled on a black child.

The Swedish retail giant is currently facing intense backlash over an image on their website which shows a young black boy, wearing a green hoodie that reads "Coolest Monkey in the Jungle."

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The Weeknd Teams Up With Marvel for New "Starboy" Comic Book

The Weeknd teamed up with Marvel for new comic book 'Starboy.'

The Weeknd has teamed up with Marvel for a new comic book called Starboy.

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