The lawsuit says that the popular video game stole rapper 2 Milly’s signature move, the “Milly Rock,” and has stolen dances from several black celebrities.
This, my fam, is the Milly Rock, created by MC @2__Milly.
The dance has been popular in Brooklyn since 2015, when this dropped: https://t.co/fxKmZyLcaZ
Many will call it the "Swipe it" dance from Fortnite after today, so for the culture, I thought u should know the true origin. pic.twitter.com/VN668A1fnv
— Malik Forté 🎤 (@Malik4Play) July 12, 2018
Fortnite should put the actual rap songs behind the dances that make so much money as Emotes. Black creatives created and popularized these dances but never monetized them. Imagine the money people are spending on these Emotes being shared with the artists that made them
— Chance The Rapper (@chancetherapper) July 13, 2018
Dear fortnite… I’m flattered? Though part of me thinks I should talk to a lawyer…
— Donald Faison (@donald_faison) April 1, 2018
if i were an animator working on fortnite i would be very worried about this lawsuit going to discovery pic.twitter.com/o6ShZZDFO8
— brian feldman (@bafeldman) December 5, 2018