Category: Business

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Dick Gregory Speaks on Michael Jackson Co-Owning Sony, Rights To Eminem, Beyonce, Dolly Parton Songs, Etc?

In a videotaped lecture, Dick Gregory reveals a 22 page document showing all the artists that Michael Jackson estate owns rights to after owning 50% of the Sony/ATV Music Publishing company. The list of Sony/ATV Music Publishing artists included the likes of rapper Eminem, singer Beyonce Knowles, Bon Jovi,...
New Daisy Theater

New Daisy and The Palace Partner with Live Nation for Memphis Concerts on Beale Street

Live Nation, reportedly one of the largest concert promoters in the country, is coming to Memphis, TN to bring new concerts to Beale Street. Downtown Memphis, TN is set to be the place for new concert bookings following a new partnership between New Daisy Theater and The Palace with...
Tidal Music Press Conference co-owners

TIDAL Music Press Conference: Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Madonna, Nicki Minaj, Kanye, Rihanna, Usher

TIDAL music streaming service held a press conference for a relaunch of the digital music service featuring its co-owners which include Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Madonna, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Jack White, Arcade Fire, Usher, Nicki Minaj, Chris Martin, Calvin Harris, Daft Punk, deadmau5, Jason Aldean and J. Cole Favorite
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Three 6 Mafia Sued Over Music Samples of 8Ball & MJG’s “Listen To Da Lyrics”

A lawsuit has been filed in DeKalb County, Georgia in the Atlanta metro-area against Three 6 Mafia accusing the Oscar winning rap group of using 8Ball and MJG's music in their recordings without the permission of the rights owner named Reggie Boyland of On The Strength Records. Favorite
Byron Allen sues Comcast Time Warner for 20 billion

Entertainment Studios Sues Comcast For $20 Billion For Not Bringing On Black Owned Channels

A lawsuit for $20 billion was filed in Los Angeles Federal Court on Friday accusing Comcast, Time Warner Cable Inc. of bringing on 'paid' activists like Revered Al Sharpton to "whitewash" media. Entertainment Studios, a television company founded by comedian and producer Byron Allen and the National Association of...
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Hip Hop Single Sales: Usher and Juicy J’s “I Don’t Mind” Reaches #1, See the Top 10

As of January 31, Usher's song "I Don't Mind" featuring Memphis rapper Juicy J topped the R&B/Hip Hop Digital Songs chart at number one with over 60,000 sales last week and more than 460,000 in total sales. It was back in June when Usher's "I Don't Mind" surfaced on...
Lil Wayne vs Birdman lawsuit

Lil Wayne Sues Birdman for $51 Mil, Wants Off Cash Money and to Keep Young Money’s Drake & Nicki Minaj

Legal documents online have revealed that Lil Wayne, real name Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., and Young Money Entertainment, LLC. have filed a lawsuit against Cash Money Records, Inc. for $51 million over Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V" album. It was back in December when Lil Wayne tweeted that Cash...