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Dr. Dre Wins Lawsuit Against Death Row Records
Dr. Dre's longtime battle with Death Row Records is back in his favor. The West Coast veteran won his 2010 lawsuit against WIDEawake/Death Row, which intended to stop the label from digitally distributing his classic debut 'The Chronic.'
The ruling, set forth by U...
Death Row’s SKG Publishes Juicy Memoir
It's actually been a busy few weeks in the meltdown of storied hip-hop label Death Row Records. In addition to the usual lawsuits, Priority Records signed the Bay Area's Mac Shawn 100 and now fellow, former Death Row signee SKG is trying to bounce back with a new self-published book of mem…
Death Row Records Launches Online Merchandise Store
Struggling hip-hop label Death Row Records continues its quest to make a monetary comeback by launching a line of exclusive online merchandise this week. The label, which was acquired by Canadian company WIDEawake entertainment in 2009 and continues to be embattled in legal woes, offers customers a …
New Tupac Album to Be Released in Time for Christmas
In 2009, notorious Los Angeles-based label, Death Row Records, was acquired by Toronto's WIDEawake Entertainment Group for $18 million after facing bankruptcy. Now, the reincarnated label -- WIDEawake Death Row Records -- is in the process of releasing the classic music stored in its vaults...
RBX Calls New Death Row Records ‘Three Ring Circus’
Former Death Row rapper RBX has addressed the current state of Death Row Records.In a prepared statement, RBX lamented the fact that New Solution, the company who purchased Death Row's back catalog, has little concern for the fate of the label...
Suge Knight Wanted for Beating and Robbing Rapper
Suge Knight is back in trouble with authorities, this time around it's for allegedly beating and robbing Bay Area rapper Yukmouth. TMZ.com is reporting that the former hip-hop mogul attacked Yukmouth around 10PM Monday (March 22) at a Ralph's grocery store in the San Fernando Valley near L…
Dr. Dre Sues Death Row for Unpaid Royalties
There's still no word on the official release date of Dr. Dre's long-awaited 'Detox' album, but in the meantime, the Compton rapper is hitting up his former label Death Row Records for some overdue funds.
Dre, real name Andre Young, brought a lawsuit against the reincarnated labe…

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