Brandy Has Now Filed A Lawsuit To Be Released From Label

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Singer Brandy claims she feels like a slave to her record label. She has since filed a lawsuit to be released. Brandy says she signed with the label in 2011. She was promised hundreds of thousands of dollars in production costs to make albums and she states that didn’t happen after her first album.


Bouncer Prepares To Sue Lil Wayne For Alleged Punch To The Face

Last month, a bouncer at Hyde nightclub in Los Angeles alleged that Lil Wayne had punched him in the face when entry to a BET Awards afterparty got a little crazy. After first filing a police report with the LAPD, he’s unsurprisingly lawyered up and is preparing to sue the Young Money rapper.


Ray J Reportedly Considering Suing Kanye West Over “Famous” Video?

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So a story has been posted all over the web today – even on credible sites – that Ray J’s manager told some publication named Heat Magazine that they’re considering legal action against Kanye West for Ray’s portrayal in the “Famous” video. My issue here is one – why would they speak to some random site about that, and two – why is the article nowhere to be found on the link that every site keeps linking to? (Which is this link.)


Nick Carter Settles With Bouncer Who He Fought Earlier This Year

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Back in January, Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter was arrested at a bar in Florida after getting into a drunken fight with a bouncer. Though he ended up with only a misdemeanor battery charge (that will be dropped once he completes 25 hours of community service,) the bouncer saw a payday because of Nick’s fame, and quickly went after him in court.


Future Settles Lawsuit With Former Management Company

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Future has reached a settlement in the $125k lawsuit he was hit with from Envision Entertainment last year, a management company that repped the rapper for a few years, beginning in April 2012.


Most Of Jerry Heller’s Lawsuit Over ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Has Been Dismissed

Last fall, former N.W.A. manager Jerry Heller filed a lawsuit against the producers of Straight Outta Compton, claiming that it was “filled with defamatory lies.” The $110 million defamation of character lawsuit also named Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and the Estate of Eazy-E, but they can rest easy now that a judge has dismissed most of it. However…


Wiz Khalifa Sued By Former Label, Rostrum Records

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Earlier this month, Wiz Khalifa sued his former label, Rostrum Records. Rostrum is the indie, Pittsburgh-based label that Wiz got his start on at just 16-years-old, but left a few years back as his celebrity grew and he needed a stronger backing. In Wiz’s suit, he was asking for $1 million for Rostrum failing to disclose alternative arrangements that could be more beneficial to him, and instead tied him to an agreement that “reached for more than a decade into virtually every aspect” of his professional life.


NBA: NYPD Responds to Thabo Sefolosha’s $50 Million Lawsuit Saying Force Used Was Justified

Atlanta Hawks star Thabo Sefolosha is suing the City of NY and the five officers who subdued and arrested him back in April 2015.  Sefolosha says the officers used unnecessary force and he suffered a broken leg and ligament damage; he is suing for $50 million.  The NYPD officers involved say they were completely justified in their action.


Fat Joe Settles With Big Pun’s Widow In Big Pun Royalties Lawsuit

Big Pun’s widow, Liza Rios, previously sued Fat Joe and music publisher Jelly’s Jams for breach of contract, claiming she was owed a pretty big amount for Pun’s royalties that she was not receiving. The numbers weren’t revealed, but insiders say Rios accused Joey of withholding at least $2 million. Bossip reports the parties settled yesterday during a status hearing at Manhattan Federal Court. The previous day, lawyers for both sides spent all day in mediation.


2 Chainz Wins Second Lawsuit From #IsThisYoThot Girl

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Back in 2014, a woman by the name of Christina Chisholm embarrassed herself backstage at a 2 Chainz show, and he recorded it for the world to see. She was aware and consented to the taping, but later attempted to sue for slander after she got dragged online for her thotty behavior.


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