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Swizz Beatz Hit With $16 Million Luxury Car Lawsuit

Swizz Beatz Hit With $16 Million Luxury Car Lawsuit

16 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Swizz Beatz is facing yet another lawsuit from the same company that sued him for $42 million last year for allegedly stiffing the company out of millions.

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Kanye West And Jay-Z's Beef May Be Ending Very Soon

Kanye West And Jay-Z's Beef May Be Ending Very Soon

14 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Kanye West and Jay-Z's nearly yearlong beef may be coming to an end very soon.

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The Model Who Played Michael Jackson's Girlfriend In The Music Video For 'Thriller' Is Suing Jackson's Estate

The Model Who Played Michael Jackson's Girlfriend In The Music Video For 'Thriller' Is Suing Jackson's Estate

14 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

A key character in Michael Jackson's iconic "Thriller" video is suing the late singer's estate for failing to pay her royalties for an upcoming 3D version of "Thriller."

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Kanye West's Insurance Company Files A Countersuit Over Cancelled Tour, Insinuates That Kanye Violated A Substance Abuse Clause

Kanye West's Insurance Company Files A Countersuit Over Cancelled Tour, Insinuates That Kanye Violated A Substance Abuse Clause

06 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Lloyd's of London filed a countersuit against Kanye's touring company, claiming that Kanye violated a clause in his contract.

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Tyga Sued For $2 Million For Failing To Pay Previous Lawsuit Settlement

Tyga Sued For $2 Million For Failing To Pay Previous Lawsuit Settlement

31 Aug 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Tyga may be facing action from law enforcement if he doesn't cough up over $2 million related to a lawsuit from 2 years ago!

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Eminem's Mom Sued Him And This Is Where The Money Went

Eminem's Mom Sued Him And This Is Where The Money Went

31 Aug 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Back in 1999, Debbie Mathers brought a $11 million defamation of character lawsuit against her rapper son Eminem.

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Jay-Z And Beyonce Took Out A $52 MILLION Mortgage To Buy $88 Million Bel Air Mansion

Jay-Z And Beyonce Took Out A $52 MILLION Mortgage To Buy $88 Million Bel Air Mansion

23 Aug 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Jay-Z and Beyonce decide to go the financially responsible route and take out a mortgage for their $88 million Bel Air mansion.

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Soundcloud Stays Alive With $170M Investment And Gets New CEO

Soundcloud Stays Alive With $170M Investment And Gets New CEO

19 Aug 2017 @ 4AM PDT

SoundCloud has survived its anticipated demise after new investors agreed to inject $170 million into the company last week.

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Kanye West Files $10 Million Insurance Company Lawsuit Over Tour He Canceled Due To Mental Breakdown

Kanye West Files $10 Million Insurance Company Lawsuit Over Tour He Canceled Due To Mental Breakdown

03 Aug 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Kanye West is suing an insurance company for big bucks over his cancelled Saint Pablo tour last year.

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Beyonce Wants To Buy The Houston Rockets

Beyonce Wants To Buy The Houston Rockets

02 Aug 2017 @ 10AM PDT

Queen Bee may be looking to follow in the footsteps of her husband and purchase a stake of her hometown basketball team.

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PSG Reportedly Willing To Pay World Record Transfer Fee To Acquire Neymar

PSG Reportedly Willing To Pay World Record Transfer Fee To Acquire Neymar

23 Jul 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Could Neymar be on the move to PSG in the very near future?

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"Despacito" Is Now The Most Streamed Song In Music History

"Despacito" Is Now The Most Streamed Song In Music History

21 Jul 2017 @ 4AM PDT

"Despacito" just made history in a huge way, dethroning Justin Bieber's "Sorry" to become the most streamed song in music history.

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Jimmy Iovine Was Terrified That Tyrese Gibson Ruined The $3.2 Billion Apple Beats Deal

Jimmy Iovine Was Terrified That Tyrese Gibson Ruined The $3.2 Billion Apple Beats Deal

20 Jul 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Jimmy Iovine says that he thought a video posted by Tyrese almost cost he and Dr. Dre the $3.2 billion Apple/Beats deal.

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50 Cent Reportedly Just Sold His Stake In Effen Vodka For $60 Million

50 Cent Reportedly Just Sold His Stake In Effen Vodka For $60 Million

18 Jul 2017 @ 12PM PDT

According to a handful of second hand sources, 50 Cent may have just sold his minority stake in Effen Vodka for $60 million. Reportedly. Allegedly. Maybe. Still not 100% convinced.

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Daddy Yankee Becomes First Latin Artist To Reach No. 1 Spot On Spotify Worldwide Charts

Daddy Yankee Becomes First Latin Artist To Reach No. 1 Spot On Spotify Worldwide Charts

14 Jul 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Daddy Yankee just reached a milestone that no other Latin artist in history has accomplished.

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Drake's Hidden Hills Mansion Isn't For Sale, After All

Drake's Hidden Hills Mansion Isn't For Sale, After All

03 Feb 2017 @ 12PM UTC
Drake was the victim of an imposter who listed his house for sale, earlier this week.
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Lil Wayne Has No Idea How Martin Shkreli Got His Hands On 'Tha Carter V'

Lil Wayne Has No Idea How Martin Shkreli Got His Hands On 'Tha Carter V'

29 Dec 2016 @ 12PM UTC
The "pharma bro" Martin Shkreli strikes again, and this time, he claims he has one of the most anticipated unreleased albums in hip hop.
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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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Court Papers Give Glimpse Into The Personal Wealth Of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli

Court Papers Give Glimpse Into The Personal Wealth Of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli

15 Jan 2016 @ 12PM UTC
The story of recently-arrested pharma douche bag Martin Shkreli, keeps getting weirder...
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Disgraced Pharma Douche Martin Shkreli Has Had A Bizarre Past Few Days

Disgraced Pharma Douche Martin Shkreli Has Had A Bizarre Past Few Days

17 Feb 2016 @ 12PM UTC
Martin Shkreli's weekend has involved Twitter, Kanye West, and (allegedly) losing $15 million. Read the details here.
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Britney Spears Engaged In A Legal Dispute Involving Dating Service Bumble

Britney Spears Engaged In A Legal Dispute Involving Dating Service Bumble

29 Oct 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Britney Spears may be heading to a courtroom very soon if she doesn't get what she wants...
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Guns N' Roses Has Made An Insane Amount Of Money On Its Reunion Tour

Guns N' Roses Has Made An Insane Amount Of Money On Its Reunion Tour

16 Sep 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Performing with nearly its entire classic lineup for the first time since 1993, Guns N' Roses has seen quite a bit of money on its "Not In This Lifetime...Tour." Just how much have they earned?
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Paul McCartney May Regain The Rights To Lennon-McCartney Catalog

Paul McCartney May Regain The Rights To Lennon-McCartney Catalog

10 Jun 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Sir Paul McCartney has begun the process of reclaiming the Lennon-McCartney catalog, nearly half a century after he first lost the rights.
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50 Cent Pays $22 Million To His Creditors, Bankruptcy Case Discharged

50 Cent Pays $22 Million To His Creditors, Bankruptcy Case Discharged

06 Feb 2017 @ 12PM UTC
50 Cent is finally saying goodbye to his bankruptcy issues.
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Beyonce, Jay Z, Kanye West, Rihanna, And Pharrell Are All Suing This Random French Clothing Company

Beyonce, Jay Z, Kanye West, Rihanna, And Pharrell Are All Suing This Random French Clothing Company

15 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Why are five of the biggest music stars in the world all suing one French company?
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