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Gotye’s Obscure Sample Costs Him $1 Million

What may come has a surprise to many, is that “Somebody that I Used To Know” was formed around an obscure guitar riff from an artist only the hippest of jazz-loving parents will know.

05/13/2013

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3 Doors Down Bassist Facing Vehicular Homicide Charges

3 Doors Down bassist, Robert Todd Harrell, was charged with vehicular homicide after a fatal crash in Nashville over the weekend. According to CNN, Harrell reportedly clipped the pickup truck of 47-year-old Paul Howard Shoulders, […]

04/23/2013

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Stevie Wonder Extortion Case Ends In Jail Time For His “Nephew”

A man posing as Stevie Wonder’s nephew and his accomplice have been charged with attempted extortion of the R&B superstar this week, the Los Angeles Times reports.

09/28/2012

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James Taylor vs. Warner Bros. Records Over Digital Royalties

James Taylor is the latest artist to sue his former label over digital royalties (among other things), on a contract that was in place long before the MP3 was even conceived.

09/17/2012

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Elton John Sues London Newspaper For Libel

When he hasn’t been calling Madonna any four-letter-word he can think of, Sir Elton John has been busy filing libel suits against a London newspaper recently.

08/09/2012

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U2’s Adam Clayton Takes Assistant To Court

U2 bassist Adam Clayton is suing his personal assistant, whom he says embezzled 2.8 million euro – roughly 3.5 million – from him over the course of four years.

06/22/2012

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Stevie Wonder’s Nephew Charged With Extortion Of Uncle

For Stevie Wonder’s nephew, this coming Tuesday needs to be cleared for one important appointment: An appearance in Los Angeles County Court to answer to felony extortion charges involving his famous uncle.

06/21/2012

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Play Date Waiver Stuns Parents

  A mother recently received a shock when her daughter came home from playing at a new neighbor’s house. The neighbors wanted the mom to sign a 4-page liability waiver before her child could play […]

04/11/2012

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Chris Daughtry Sued By Former Band Members

Former American Idol star, Chris Daughtry is being sued by three of his ex-bandmates. They claim that the singer didn’t pay them the royalties owed for four songs that they wrote together as a band, […]

04/09/2012

Teen Mom Star Arrested for Assault

Whoever is in charge of casting those ‘Teen Mom’ shows sure has an eye for talent. Teen Mom 2 star Jenelle Evans was recorded pummeling another girl last week. The fight had something to do with […]

03/31/2011

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