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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 PST

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 PST

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 PST

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 PST

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 PST

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 PST

"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 PST

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 PST

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 PST

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

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Jay-Z And Kanye West Are Reportedly At Each Other's Throats Over Tidal And A $20 Million Loan

Jay-Z And Kanye West Are Reportedly At Each Other's Throats Over Tidal And A $20 Million Loan

11 Jul 2017 @ 4AM PST

Jay Z and Kanye West used to be the best of friends. Now, it appears that they are sworn enemies, and a lawsuit may be brewing.

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Dr. Dre Donates $10 Million For The Construction Of Compton High School's Performing Arts Center

Dr. Dre Donates $10 Million For The Construction Of Compton High School's Performing Arts Center

24 Jun 2017 @ 4AM PST

Dr. Dre is giving back to his hometown in a big way by donating $10 million for the construction of Compton High School's performing arts center.

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Lil Wayne Sued By Security Guard For An Alleged "Hate Crime"

Lil Wayne Sued By Security Guard For An Alleged "Hate Crime"

16 Jun 2017 @ 4AM PST

A security guard is suing Lil Wayne for punching him in the face last year, and also claims that it was a "hate crime."

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Damian Marley Invests In 'High Times' Magazine

Damian Marley Invests In 'High Times' Magazine

08 Jun 2017 @ 4AM PST

Damian Marley is part of an ownership group that purchased a controlling interest in the world's leading marijuana publication.

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Prince's Estate Ordered To Pay $1 Million To Prevent Album Release

Prince's Estate Ordered To Pay $1 Million To Prevent Album Release

29 May 2017 @ 4AM PST

Shortly after the one-year anniversary of Prince's death, a federal judge ordered his estate to pay a seven-figure sum to prevent the release of an EP of his music.

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Katy Perry Lands $25 Million Deal To Be Lead Judge On 'American Idol'

Katy Perry Lands $25 Million Deal To Be Lead Judge On 'American Idol'

22 May 2017 @ 4PM PST

Katy Perry is set to receive a big payday from ABC for her services on the network's upcoming reboot of 'American Idol.'

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