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Justin Bieber's Manager Scooter Braun Just Bought Taylor Swift's Former Record Company For $300 Million

Justin Bieber's Manager Scooter Braun Just Bought Taylor Swift's Former Record Company For $300 Million

30 Jun 2019 @ 4PM PDT

Scooter Braun just acquired Big Machine Records for a mouth-watering $300 million. Taylor Swift is PISSED.

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R. Kelly's Net Worth Is Way Lower Than You'd Assume

R. Kelly's Net Worth Is Way Lower Than You'd Assume

26 Feb 2019 @ 6AM PDT

Are you watching the Lifetime documentary about R. Kelly? Even if you're not, here's a quick breakdown of his net worth and financial situation.

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Nas Has Secretly Built A Venture Capital Tech Investment Empire

Nas Has Secretly Built A Venture Capital Tech Investment Empire

25 Jan 2019 @ 8AM PDT

Over the last 20 years Nas has been regarded as one of the greatest rappers on the planet. Over the next 20 years, he might be regarded as one of the best investors on the planet.

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With RCA/Sony Dropping Him From Its Roster, R. Kelly's Net Worth Is In A Very Precarious Position

With RCA/Sony Dropping Him From Its Roster, R. Kelly's Net Worth Is In A Very Precarious Position

19 Jan 2019 @ 11AM PDT

R. Kelly is facing an avalanche of very, very, very bad news. And the avalanche is starting to have a very, very, very big impact on his finances and net worth.

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Logic Made $17 Million Over The Past Year

Logic Made $17 Million Over The Past Year

08 Oct 2018 @ 4AM PDT

To say that Logic had a great 2017 would be an understatement.

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Which Hip Hop Acts Made The Most Money This Past Year?

Which Hip Hop Acts Made The Most Money This Past Year?

20 Sep 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Who made the most money in hip-hop last year? Check out this list to find out.

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Nas' Tech Investments Are Paying Off In A Big Way

Nas' Tech Investments Are Paying Off In A Big Way

19 Sep 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Nas' tech investments have helped him earn a LOT of money over the past year.

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Scooter Braun Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against Lady Gaga's Former Manager

Scooter Braun Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against Lady Gaga's Former Manager

19 Sep 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Scooter Braun sues former Lady Gaga manager Troy Carter for $10 million, but Carter isn't going down without a fight.

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R. Kelly Claims He's Broke On Crazy New 19-Minute Song

R. Kelly Claims He's Broke On Crazy New 19-Minute Song

23 Jul 2018 @ 11AM PDT

Is it possible? Do you believe R. Kelly is broke? That would be a stunning financial fall from a decade ago. Not impossible. But very shocking.

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The SEC Is Forcing Jay Z To Testify In Federal Court Today

The SEC Is Forcing Jay Z To Testify In Federal Court Today

08 May 2018 @ 8AM PDT

Jay Z has been dodging the SEC's requests for him to appear in federal court, and it appears that the federal agency has had enough.

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Cardi B's Former Manager Sues Her For $10 Million

Cardi B's Former Manager Sues Her For $10 Million

06 May 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Cardi B gets hit with a $10 million lawsuit from a former manager who claims Cardi breached their contract.

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Avicii Dead At 28. What Was Avicii's Net Worth And Total Career Earnings?

Avicii Dead At 28. What Was Avicii's Net Worth And Total Career Earnings?

20 Apr 2018 @ 11AM PDT

Swedish-born DJ Avicii just died at the age of 28. He was one of the most successful and highest earning performers on the planet.

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Drake May Be Leaving The Jordan Brand To Join Adidas

Drake May Be Leaving The Jordan Brand To Join Adidas

26 Feb 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Could Drake be taking his talents over to the Three Stripes?

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Copyright Royalty Board Increases Songwriters' Streaming Royalty Pay By Almost 50 Percent

Copyright Royalty Board Increases Songwriters' Streaming Royalty Pay By Almost 50 Percent

08 Feb 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Songwriters enjoyed a major victory last week after it was ruled that streaming services have to increase their streaming royalty pay by 50 percent.

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Lil Jon Is Funding The Construction Of A Second School In Ghana

Lil Jon Is Funding The Construction Of A Second School In Ghana

30 Jan 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Lil Jon is using his fame and wealth to give back in a major way.

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Suge Knight Sues Dr. Dre For $300 Million

Suge Knight Sues Dr. Dre For $300 Million

26 Oct 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Suge Knight loves filing lawsuits. This time, he's suing Dr. Dre for a cool $300 million. Find out why!
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Tyga Is Finally Paying Off Some Of His Debt!

Tyga Is Finally Paying Off Some Of His Debt!

05 Nov 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Tyga may be turning over a new leaf, because he's actually PAYING a debt he owes this time around!
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Madonna's Former Stalker Awarded $455,000 By Judge

Madonna's Former Stalker Awarded $455,000 By Judge

09 Oct 2017 @ 11AM UTC
A stalker of Madonna won a considerable amount of money after a judge ruled in his favor in a case involving excessive force by the NYPD.
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Punching A Cop Is An Extremely Expensive Habit. Just Ask The Game

Punching A Cop Is An Extremely Expensive Habit. Just Ask The Game

05 Jan 2016 @ 12PM UTC
Playing basketball is one of the best ways to get some exercise, while also having a lot of fun. Across the world, people young
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Lil Wayne Announced A Hot Boys Reunion At His August Festival

Lil Wayne Announced A Hot Boys Reunion At His August Festival

10 Jul 2015 @ 5PM UTC
Lil Wayne just announced that he is set to reunite with former members of the Hot Boys for his August festival in New Orleans...
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A Judge Has Ordered Master P To Pay His Ex-Wife A Hefty Sum

A Judge Has Ordered Master P To Pay His Ex-Wife A Hefty Sum

25 May 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Master P is going to have to fork over some money to his ex-wife Sonya Miller – here's why...
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Producers Call Out Record Labels For Classifying Albums As "Mixtapes" In Order To Pay Them Less

Producers Call Out Record Labels For Classifying Albums As "Mixtapes" In Order To Pay Them Less

13 Jan 2018 @ 12PM UTC
Music producers call out major labels for a shady practice they have allegedly been employing for a while now.
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Rick Ross Posts $2 Million Bond Following Violent Incident At Sprawling 109-Room Atlanta Estate

Rick Ross Posts $2 Million Bond Following Violent Incident At Sprawling 109-Room Atlanta Estate

08 Jul 2015 @ 12PM UTC
Rick Ross is a free man after posting $2 million bond following an incident at Evander Holyfield's former home. You won't believe the details…
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Suge Knight Allegedly Tried To Have Eminem Killed On Numerous Occasions!

Suge Knight Allegedly Tried To Have Eminem Killed On Numerous Occasions!

10 Aug 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Read the details behind Suge Knight and his thwarted plans to kill Eminem in the past.
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Apple Music Reportedly Looking At Reducing Its Subscription Prices

Apple Music Reportedly Looking At Reducing Its Subscription Prices

05 Nov 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Apple Music is looking to reduce its subscription prices. But why?
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