Shmurda is being held on a $2 million bail.
“Happy” singer Pharrell Williams recently settled his lawsuit against artist will.i.am over the use of the phrase “I Am.”
This is not the year for Akon. In the last six months, Akon has been hit with three lawsuits asking for thousands of dollars each.
Chris Brown is being sued by a man who claims the singer beat him, broke his nose and yelled homophobic words at him. He is filing a lawsuit on the same D.C. charges that Brown currently faces.
There’s a not-insignificant, less-asked question about these recent troubles: Why do these young, significantly less famous black artists — Khalil, Lil Za and Lil Twist — keep getting jailed up in Bieber’s wake?
Notice to the rappers of the world: be careful of what you write about, as it could very well land you behind bars instead of penning them, even if the lyrics have no direct correlation to the alleged crime.
Last night (Aug. 22) Brown took to Twitter to rant against the “racist a**” District Attorney who gave him an additional 1,000 hours of community service.
In this week’s episode of REWIND, we react to the Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman verdict through tributes by Young Jeezy and Wyclef Jean.
Justin Bieber could be smarter about a lot of things — namely, this time, lending his cars to friends.
It appears will.i.am’s quabble is with the eventual and probable use by Pharrell of the phrase “I Am” on branded clothing.