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  • Woman Sues Lee Daniels for $300M Claiming She Inspired Cookie Role

    Aug 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A woman is suing Lee Daniels for $300 million claiming the “Empire” co-creator copied her real life story when writing Taraji P. Henson’s character Cookie Lyon, Page Six reported Monday. Sophia Eggleston, 53, of Detroit, Mich., claims she was a “drug kingpin” who went to jail after she called out a “hit” on a man. […]

  • Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sued for Wooing, Then, Deserting Boxer

    Jul 31, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *A Bronx-based boxing promoter is suing Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports for trying to lure a world champion middleweight away from his contract, only to cancel a $750,000 bout and not sign the fighter, reports the New York Post. Star Boxing’s $10 million suit in Manhattan Supreme Court claims Roc Nation was in talks to sign […]

  • Unauthorized Beyoncé Bio to Reveal Inside Deets on ‘SolangeGate’

    Jul 31, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *If you’re still wondering what really went down between Solange and Jay Z in that elevator, you may be in luck. Reporting on the unauthorized biography, “Becoming Beyoncé,” MadameNoire.com mentioned that the book’s author, J. Randy Taraborrelli, will divulge specific details surrounding the infamous encounter. The revelation is one of many supposedly coming from the book, […]

  • Jay Z and Will Smith Team Up For Emmett Till HBO Miniseries

    Jul 27, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Following up on their work as producers on the 2014 remake of “Annie,” Jay Z and Will Smith are teaming up for a miniseries on slain teen Emmett Till. Deadline reports that Jigga and his partner Jay Brown of Roc Nation, Smith and James Lassiter of Overbrook Entertainment and Aaron Kaplan of Kapital Entertainment will serve […]

  • Birdman Suing Jay Z and Tidal over Lil Wayne’s ‘FWA’ Album

    Jul 16, 15 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *Birdman is coming for Jay Z in court. According to TMZ, Birdman’s record label Cash Money is suing Hov’s streaming music service Tidal for 50 million, claiming its streaming of songs from Lil Wayne’s album “FWA” is illegal. Cash Money claims it has exclusive rights to Wayne’s music. In the lawsuit, obtained by TMZ, Cash […]

  • FALSE: Jay Z and Beyoncé Did NOT Purchase Rights to Confederate Flag

    Jul 13, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Reports of Jay Z and Beyoncé buying the rights to the Confederate flag were greatly exaggerated. So much so that all the talk turned out be false, according to The Washington Post, which cited NewsWatch33, a bogus website, as the source of the fake report. According to the report, a lawyer for Jay Z and Beyoncé […]