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50 Cent Sues Sleek Audio For $285,000 Unpaid Loan

50 Cent goes after his former business partner for his wireless headphones, "Sleek by 50." 50 Cent has sued Sleek Audio LLC over an unpaid $285,000 promissory note that he lent to the company in 2010, according to The Miami Herald. Fif initially partnered with Sleek for his “Sleek by 50” wireless headphones and terminated his partnership with the company…
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Chris Lighty, Founder Of Violator Found Dead

UPDATE: Police reports confirm that Chris Lighty took his own life amidst a difficult year for the veteran music executive. Longtime Hip Hop executive Chris Lighty has died. News broke today (August 30) first on Twitter and thenconfirmed on VIBE.com that the Bronx, New York native and founder of Violator Entertainment died from an alleged suicide. Details…
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Max B’s Murder Conviction Upheld, Facing Release From Jail in 2042

Bad news for Max Biggavelli. An appeals court has upheld the murder conviction and 75-year sentence given to Max B for his role in a 2006 robbery at a Fort Lee hotel which turned deadly. Max B, real name Charly Wingate, had argued that the Bergen County Superior Court judge who tried his case had erred by not granting a…
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Beanie Sigel Discusses Issues With Def Jam & Regrets About Jay-Z

Beanie Sigel reflects on issues at his former label, as well as with Jay-Z. Though Beanie Sigel just released his sixth studio album,This Time, it doesn't mean he never thinks of his older projects. In an interview with Complex, the former Roc-A-Fella emcee recalls dropping his acclaimed album The B. Coming, and how Def Jam didn't work the project…
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Houston, Texas To Celebrate Bun B Day with Food Drive On August 30th

 Port Arthur bred and renowned Houston, Texas rapper/professor Bun B is celebrating the anniversary of “Bun B Day” in Houston this weekend. Heralded by Mayor Annise Parker for his commitment to community service, Bun B will be celebrating the honor bestowed upon him, with a special food drive for the Houston Food Bank on Thursday (August…
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Beanie Sigel Arrested On Gun, Drug Charges

Beanie Sigel and a friend have been arrested on gun and drug charges, after a traffic stop on I-95 in Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania, police have revealed. According to police, Beanie Sigel was a passenger in a Ford Fusion driven by an associate named Gerald Andrews. A little after 3:00 AM, the police pulled the Ford over for…
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New Lawsuit Emerges From Chris Brown & Drake’s Club Brawl

Another bystander injured in the scuffle emerges with a lawsuit against the W.i.P. club.In the past two weeks, two separate lawsuits have emerged stemming from Chris Brown and Drake'snotorious brawl at SoHo club W.i.P. Now, in recent report from the New York Post, a new suit has been served against the nightclub due to the scuffle.Brooklyn resident Howard Clement has filed a suit…
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