Musician Sues WSKQ (Mega 97.9)/New York's El Pacha
June 17, 2015 at 3:55 AM (PT)
SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM Tropical WSKQ-F (MEGA 97.9)/NEW YORK afternoon co-host EL PACHA has been sued by a musician for defamation, reports COURTHOUSE NEWS SERVICE.
Bachata musician ANTHONY SANTOS' complaint in NEW YORK COUNTY Supreme Court claims that EL PACHA (LUIS FEDERICO CRESPO MARTINEZ) said on his video website that SANTOS had threatened him; EL PACHA allegedly claimed that SANTOS would appear at a concert he was promoting, and when SANTOS issued a press release to contradict the claim, EL PACHA made the claim of a threat.
SANTOS is seeking $5 million for slander and libel, interference with business relations, negligence and emotional distress.