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Man Pockets $500K for Fake Drake Show in South Africa
Toronto police are currently on the hunt for a former Drake associate, suspected of posing as the Young Money rapper's manager, and bilking a South African promoter out of $500,000.
According to reports, Andrew Wilson, 41, an alleged scam artist who was associated with the Toronto MC early in his car…
Snoop Dogg’s Serious Pimp Co. Sues Knockoff Brand
Snoop Dogg's clothing and sunglasses company Serious Pimp has reportedly taken legal action against a man whom they claim has knocked off the design of Snoop's signature OG Bandana sunglasses.
According to the lawsuit, Serious Pimp -- founded in 1999 by entrepeneur Damian Kutzner, along with Snoop an…
Casey Affleck Admits Joaquin Phoenix Documentary Is Fake
Did Joaquin Phoenix really quit acting and have a complete mental breakdown while trying to forge an unlikely hip-hop career? That's been one of the most debated questions in certain film and entertainment circles over the past two years, but now his confidants have finally admitted the entire …
Milwaukee Man Arrested for Impersonating Drake’s Manager
Yet another con man has been arrested for impersonating Drake's manager, and attempting to rip off unsuspecting promoters looking to book the rap star.
According to a complaint filed by Milwaukee, Wisconsin promotions company, Eagles Entertainment, Joey Turner Jr...
MF Doom to Release ‘Fake’ Live Album?
Controversial rapper MF Doom has been accused of a variety of nefarious plots and schemes over the years, from brawling with his hype man and fleeing the stage, to sending out his manager (and others) to perform in his stead, but according to 'NY Mag,' his latest stunt might be his most co…
Promoter Pays Waka Flocka Paid in Counterfeit Money
Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame just seems like a beacon for trouble.
Though this time it's not a fight or shootout, the controversial young rapper was recently ripped off by a shady promoter, who paid him in counterfeit bills.
In a video shot by one of his entourage members, Waka Flocka is seen an…
Drake Frustrated By False Concert Bookings
Rapper Drake has been the subject of fraudulent bookings for some time, and he has decided to make a stand.
Phony shows featuring the rapper have been booked, dating back to November, by con-artists claiming to be Drake's management. The culprits use Twitter and Gmail accounts to pocket the large per…
Police Investigate Drake, Lil Wayne Manager Imposter Scam
Promoters beware. Cortez Bryant, who manages Lil Wayne and co-manages Drake, has announced that a scam artist has been impersonating him to secure advance payments on phony Drake bookings.
A rep for Bryant has released a statement regarding the imposter saying, " It has come to light that an in…