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Snoop Dogg Sued by Miles Davis Bassist
Earlier this week, Snoop Dogg was slapped with a lawsuit filed in Michigan by respected bass player and vocalist Michael Henderson.
Henderson played extensively with Miles Davis late in his career, and also recorded with many other jazz and soul artists, including Marvin Gaye and Stevie Wonder...
Kanye West Sued for Stealing ‘Stronger’
It may be almost three years since Kanye West released his single 'Stronger' off his third album 'Graduation,' but a Virginia man who claims to have written some of the lyrics to the smash has decided to finally take legal action. Vincent Peters, whose rapping alias is Vince P...
Drake Sued by Playboy for Copyright Infringement
While he may be the rapper-of-the-moment, not everyone is enamored with Young Money rapper Drake. According to reports, Playboy has filed suit against the Canadian MC for copyright infringement. The suit names Drake, Cash Money Records, Universal Music and Universal Music Group Distribution for ille…
Bow Wow Sued for Skipping Out on Benefit Concert
Bow Wow is currently being sued for missing two scheduled performances back in 2009. According to reports, a suit has been filed against Bow Wow in the Easter District Court of Missouri, for failing to appear at two shows in May and September of 2009...
Gucci Mane Sued Again for Concert No-Shows
Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane is facing yet another lawsuit for skipping out on his concert dates.The suit names Gucci, his manager Derba Antney and booking agent Johnnie Cabbell as defendants, and was filed in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, by two men who claim that Gucci's team received two $13,750 d…
Beatnuts’ Psycho Les Sued for Injuring Concertgoer
Rapper/producer Psycho Les of hardcore, crate-digging Queens group The Beatnuts is being sued by a concertgoer who claims she was injured at a show in Aspen, Colo.
According to the lawsuit, a "visibly intoxicated" Les attempted to pull the alleged victim, Kristin Scharrer, onto the…
Jill Scott Sued by Record Label Over Contract Breach
R&B singer Jill Scott is being sued by her long time label, Hidden Beach Records for breaching the terms of her contract. The L.A. based company filed the suit in Los Angeles Superior Court on Wed (Feb. 3) accusing Scott of skipping out halfway-way through a six-album contract that could pot…
Suge Knight Sued for Child Support
Former Death Row Records head Suge Knight is being taken to court for failing to make child support payments.
According to reports, papers have been filed in a Los Angeles court against the former gangsta rap mogul by a woman named Tammy Renell Hawkins, seeking child support for their 4-year-old, Ta…
DJ Kay Slay Sued for Copyright Infringement
DJ Kay Slay, aka "The Drama King," aka "Slap Your Favorite DJ," is being taken to court for failing to properly clear a sample. The copyright infringement allegedly appears on 'Angels Around Me,' a song from his 'Street Sweeper Volume 2: The Pain Fr…
Pitbull Sued for Ditching California Concert
Popular Miami rapper Pitbull is being sued for $80,000 over a missed concert date in Cudahy, Calif., according to TMZ.
The Web site reports that a lawsuit has been filed against the rapper by the El Portrero Night Club, claiming that the rapper showed up, but failed to perform at a May 14 concert
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