Wiz Khalifa sued for $1 mil bucks over a cancelled concert ... and that would have bought him 100,000 joints ... which would have been AWESOME ... except for the fact that he got thrown out of court.
Wiz sued It's My Party, Inc. -- a concert promotion company - for cancelling his gig at George Mason… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on April 22, 2013 at 12:57pm —
Lil Wayne is laughing at reports that he's about to lose his mansion and fancy cars to satisfy a $3.4 million judgment against him -- because he says that kind of jack is pocket change to him.
Wayne had sued Quincy Jones III over a documentary about the rapper's life. QJIII countersued ... claiming… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on April 16, 2013 at 3:36pm —
Drake has called an end to his legal war with the disgruntled female vocalist from his hit song "Marvin's Room" -- The two parties have settled their dispute.
Ericka Lee sued Drake last year claiming she co-wrote the song, but never got credit ... or paid for that matter. Drake fired back claiming she could pound sand… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on February 11, 2013 at 12:22pm —
Lil Wayne just lost his case against Quincy Jones III over the documentary about the rapper, and even worse for him, he lost the countersuit QIII filed against him.
The jury ordered Lil Wayne to pay Quincy $2,195,000. Quincy's countersuit alleged Lil Wayne wrongfully jock blocked the release of… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on November 5, 2012 at 10:15pm —
50 Cent doesn't own the 1970s song he recently sampled -- but in court docs obtained by TMZ, he claims the guy suing him for copyright infringement doesn't own it either!
As TMZ first reported, a man named Robert Poindexter sued 50 ... claiming the rapper hijacked a sample of his Persuaders song "Love Gonna… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on November 4, 2012 at 1:11pm —
Lawsuits continue to pour in against the SoHo nightspot where a bottle-tossing brawl broke out between the entourages of two music superstars.
The latest litigation was filed in Brooklyn Supreme Court by Howard Clement, 30, who says he suffered a wound to the back of his head during the June melee in club W.i.P.… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on August 28, 2012 at 12:15pm —
Jay-Z's 40/40 Club has dropped its lawsuit against Mike Shand, the Manhattan Club's former chef.
After cooking on tour for Jay-Z and Beyonce, chef Michael Shand was asked to be in integral part of Jay-Z's 40/40 Club in Manhattan. However, recently, the club sued Shand for $1.5 million for not improving the… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on August 24, 2012 at 1:11pm —
DMX just caught a $630,000, a booking agency has dismissed its enormous lawsuit against the rapper over a botched 2011 comeback tour.
An agency called Heavy Rotation sued DMX in March claiming it struck an exclusive year-long deal with DMX in 2011 to book a string of comeback concerts -- but the rapper was a pain in… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on June 24, 2012 at 1:30pm —
Lil Wayne buried the hatchet with another disgruntled producer this week ... this time settling a $1.5 million dollar lawsuit over the track "Love Me or Hate Me."
The producer in question -- David Kirkwood -- sued Lil Wayne, Cash Money Records and Young Money Entertainment in 2011 ... claiming they… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on May 13, 2012 at 1:34pm —
A Manhattan judge is tired of Beyonce thinking she is above the law. The judge is allowing a video game company to proceed with a $100 million dollar lawsuit against the struggling singer, according to Page Six. Continue
In court documents, the Gat Five company contends they were forced to lay off 70 employees when Beyonce…
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on May 11, 2012 at 12:45pm —
Lil Wayne has finally struck a truce with a bitter ex-producer over the Grammy Award-winning "Lollipop" and other songs -- settling the producer's $20 million lawsuit out of court.
Producer Darius Harrison -- aka Deezle -- sued Weezy over the album "Tha Carter III," claiming he produced several songs on the… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on April 30, 2012 at 1:22pm —
Mo's Georgia landlords sued the Academy Award-winning actress and her husband Sidney Hicks last year, claiming they walked out on their rental contract, still owing $370,000 in unpaid rent.
Mo and Sid responded shortly after -- claiming there was a reason they reneged on the contract -- the house smelled… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on March 25, 2012 at 12:17pm —
A $137,000 private jet lawsuit against Jay-Z has been brought in for an unexpected landing -- but, the case has been dismissed.
TMZ broke the story ... Jigga was sued in 2010 for flaking on a six-figure bill after racking up 55 hours of flying time on a private jet -- and only paying for 37.
But good news… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on February 6, 2012 at 9:42am —
Rapper Plies is at the center of a $10,000,000 lawsuit involving a nightclub shooting in July of 2006.
According to the lawsuit, five of the plaintiffs were injured during the shooting, which occurred at West Nightclub in Gainesville, Florida.
Plies born Algernod Washington and his brother Ronell “Big Gates”… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on December 8, 2011 at 9:28pm —
It doesn’t appear as if the R&B group Blackstreet will be getting together for a reunion any time soon. According to DiaryofaHollywoodStreetKing, Teddy Riley and Chauncey Hannibal have filed a lawsuit against fellow group members Mark Middleton and Eric Williams. Teddy and Chauncey claim they each own one half of… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on December 6, 2011 at 10:38am —
"Basketball Wives" star Evelyn Lozada decided she's finally ready to move past her topless photo scandal ... and has dropped her lawsuit against the woman she suspects of leaking the racy pics.
Lozada sued a wannabe castmember named Vanessa Davis back in 2010 -- claiming Davis was… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on August 15, 2011 at 8:31am —
Eminem has reached an agreement in his lawsuit against Audi, after accusing the German car manufacturer of ripping off his commercial with Chrysler and using Em's “Lose Yourself” without permission.
Detroit Free Press reports:
Terms were not disclosed, but the agreement does call for Audi to… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on July 30, 2011 at 12:37pm —
A St. Louis woman who said she was hit on the head with her boss' genitals was awarded what her attorneys believe is the largest payout ever in an American sexual harassment lawsuit.
Ashley Alford was awarded $95 million in compensation from The Aaron's Inc., a large rent-to-own furniture chain after she… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on June 11, 2011 at 12:10pm —
The lawsuits continued over Lil Wayne's critically acclaimed album Tha Carter III.
Producer David Kirkwood filed a lawsuit against Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment imprint, as well as Cash Money Records.
The lawsuit, which was filed in New York Southern District Court on Friday… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on June 7, 2011 at 2:29pm —
Rapper Soulja Boy, his record label Interscope Records and MySpace Music are the subjects of a $1 million dollar lawsuit over a canceled concert in Harrisburg, PA.
Joseph Sheldon Brewster and his company TrinCity Entertainment, filed the lawsuit in United States District Court for the Eastern District of… Continue
Added by WORLD WRAP FEDERATION on May 18, 2011 at 9:34am —