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Jay-Z Drops Lawsuit Against Former 40/40 Club Chef Over Chicken Recipe

UPDATE: 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 menu for the Club's reopening. According to…
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Senator Holds Press Conference Over Lil Wayne Comments On New York

 A New York State Senator Held a press conference yesterday (August 22), over comments rap superstar Lil Wayne made to MTV. Lil Wayne has been vocal over the past several years about his sour attitude towards New York, after the NYPD arrested the rapper in 2007, after his first performance in the city, at the Beacon…
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Kanye West Wins Copyright Lawsuit Over “Stronger”

It looks like Kanye West came out stronger in a recent lawsuit over his 2007 single. Two years ago, Kanye West was hit with a copyright infingement lawsuit over the hook of his 2007 single“Stronger.”  Now, in a recent report from AllHipHop, it looks like the courts have ruled in favor of the G.O.O.D. Music emcee. The original lawsuit claims that 'Ye stole…
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Birdman Backs Lil Wayne’s Comment That He Doesn’t Like New York

Birdman explains that whatever Lil Wayne says is "law." Earlier this week, Lil Wayne made a controversial statement that he "flat out [doesn't] like New York." After Senator Malcolm Smith demanded an apology from the Young Money chief, Wayne's mentor Birdman said that he backs his feelings against the Big Apple, stating that whatever Weezy says is "law." "Well, to me,…
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Rapper Hijacks Bow Wow’s Twitter, Lupe Debuts New Video Today, 2Chainz #1,

Bow Wow has lost control of his Twitter account to a rapper, who is using the account to promote his own mixtape. The issue started yesterday evening, when a 19-year-old hacker from Indiana took over Bow Wow’s account and began sending out messages, in addition to some of Bow’s business dealings. The hacker, who was impressed with…
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BMF Documentary To Debut At 16th Annual Urbanworld Film Fest

The story of United States drug gang Black Mafia Family (BMF) will make its world premiere during the 16th annual Urbanworld Film Festival.The 80-minute documentary, titled “BMF: The Rise and Fall of a Hip-Hop Drug Empire,” will be spotlighted during the 16th annual event, which will take place from September 19-23 in New York.“BMF: The…
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Kanye West In Talks To Judge On “American Idol”

Kanye West is "on the fence" about taking on a role as judge on the reality singing competition. After news broke that Nicki Minaj was on track to become a judge on the next season of American Idol, TMZ is reporting that Kanye West is in negotiations to grab a seat on the judging panel. Sources close to production claim that Idol producers reached…
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