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Bob Dylan Sells Song Catalog To Universal Music For $300 MILLION

Bob Dylan Sells Song Catalog To Universal Music For $300 MILLION

07 Dec 2020 @ 8AM PST

Twenty years ago, music catalogs were being written off as worthless. Bob Dylan just sold his song rights for $300 million. The times they are a-changin.

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Dr. Dre's Ex Wants $2 Million PER MONTH In Temporary Spousal Support – Updated With Expense Breakdown!

Dr. Dre's Ex Wants $2 Million PER MONTH In Temporary Spousal Support – Updated With Expense Breakdown!

06 Sep 2020 @ 4AM PDT

How much would you need to get by if you were divorcing someone really rich?Dr. Dre's soon-to-be ex-wife apparently needs (Dr. Evil voice) two meeeeeeellllllion dollars PER MONTH!

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The 30 Richest Rappers In The World 2020

The 30 Richest Rappers In The World 2020

24 Apr 2020 @ 12PM PDT

Who are the richest rappers in the world? How many rappers are billionaires or close to being a billionaire? Let's find out with this breakdown of the rappers with the highest net worth 2020!

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Seven Musicians That Went Above And Beyond For Their Fans

Seven Musicians That Went Above And Beyond For Their Fans

07 Dec 2019 @ 4AM PST

These seven musicians have gone above and beyond for their fans – and made some pretty spectacular memories along the way.

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15 Years Ago, Jay-Z Made A Shrewd Business Move That Has Earned Him Millions

15 Years Ago, Jay-Z Made A Shrewd Business Move That Has Earned Him Millions

17 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Learn how Jay-Z made two negotiations more than a decade ago that have paid off for him in huge ways.

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Cardi B Made An Incredible Amount Of Money Last Year

Cardi B Made An Incredible Amount Of Money Last Year

07 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Cardi B may have been a stripper from the Bronx just a few years ago, but today, she's one of the highest-earning rap stars of the year, with $28 million, a figure she disputes, but she also doesn't indicate if that amount is too high or not high enough.

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The Current Members Of The Offspring And Their Former Bassist Are Battling Over Their Music

The Current Members Of The Offspring And Their Former Bassist Are Battling Over Their Music

19 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The Offspring are in a legal battle with their former bassist, who claims he was forced out of the band and hasn't been properly compensated. How will this one shake out?

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How Much Was Tupac Worth At The Time Of His Death? – The Tangled Financial Mess Of A Rap Star

How Much Was Tupac Worth At The Time Of His Death? – The Tangled Financial Mess Of A Rap Star

12 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Tupac Shakur was one of the most successful rappers in the industry at the time of his death. So why were his finances in such bad shape?

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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 Is Way Less Rich Than You'd Assume

R. Kelly Is Way Less Rich Than You'd Assume

26 Feb 2019 @ 6AM PST

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 PST

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 Is In A Very Precarious Position Financially

With RCA/Sony Dropping Him From Its Roster, R. Kelly Is In A Very Precarious Position Financially

19 Jan 2019 @ 11AM PST

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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