We were prepared to initiate legal proceedings to protect our position: Edwin Tong

Our national songs hold a special place in the hearts of Singaporeans. MCCY takes any challenge to our proprietary rights and interests in our national songs and symbols very seriously, and we will take the necessary steps to protect them," Minister for Culture, Community and Youth & Second Minister for Law Edwin Tong said in Parliament today, 5 April. 

“Our national songs hold a special place in the hearts of Singaporeans. MCCY takes any challenge to our proprietary rights and interests in our national songs and symbols very seriously, and we will take the necessary steps to protect them,” Minister for Culture, Community and Youth & Second Minister for Law Edwin Tong said in […]

Joey Mendoza makes u-turn on the song, apologises for the confusion

the song

In a u-turn, Mr Joey Mendoza admits that he is not the composer of ‘We Can Achieve’ and apologises for the confusion caused. This follows the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth‘s correspondence with him. The saga unfolded when Mr Mendoza claimed that he wrote “We Can Achieve”, a song that is practically identical to […]