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  • Pharrell: ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict ‘Handicaps Any Creator Out There’

    May 17, 15 by Deron Dalton 3 Comments

    *Pharrell Williams and his team want a new trial in the “Blurred Lines” case.  A hearing is scheduled for Monday, June 29. Back in March, Williams and Robin Thicke were found guilty of copyright infringement. They were ordered to pay $7.3 million to Marvin Gaye‘s family due to the similarities between “Blurred Lines” and Gaye’s “Got […]

  • ‘Motown The Musical’ Earns Millions from National Tour

    May 6, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *The Motown sound still captivates music lovers as the play based on the famous label’s rise to prominence is killing it around the country. AlwaysAList.com reports that “Motown The Musical” is in the midst of a successful tour. The hit theatrical production has recouped its $8.5 million dollar capitalization cost in less than ten months […]

  • Marvin Gaye’s Ex Details Singer’s Sexual Deviance, Drugs in New Memoir

    May 5, 15 by Qwest7 6 Comments

    *Life with Marvin Gaye was a beautiful thing for his ex-wife Jan Gaye. Yet despite the good times she had with the music icon, her marriage to Gaye was filled with sexual deviance, anxiety and drugs. Jan details her days with Gaye when they spent time in the singer’s hideaway in Topanga Canyon during the summer […]

  • ‘Uptown Funk’ Royalties Split in Many Ways: Gap Band to Get Paid

    May 5, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Is the verdict from the “Blurred Lines” case having an affect on royalties from the hit Mark Ronson song “Uptown Funk!?” This looks to be the case as more people stand to benefit from the tune, which credits Ronson, Bruno Mars, Phillip Martin Lawrence and Jeffrey Bhasker as songwriters. According to Billboard, “All Gold Everything” […]

  • Review: ‘Motown The Musical’ Blows the Audience Away!

    May 2, 15 by DeBorah B. Pryor Leave a comment

    *For those who lived the emergence of Motown, this show has all the ingredients for an emotional return. For those who learned about Motown through their parents, or are just now beginning to experience it, you’re in for quite a history lesson. Fresh off its successful Broadway run, “Motown The Musical” is the highly anticipated […]

  • Show Town Welcomes ‘Motown The Musical’ Get Ready!

    Apr 29, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby & It Is Done Communications Leave a comment

    *Coming to Los Angeles is Motown The Musical and EURweb.com will be there opening night, April 30th to kick off it’s spectacular run at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre. In addition, the Electronic Urban Report’s CEO Lee Bailey will also be favored with an exclusive interview with Motown founder Berry Gordy. Stars expected to be in […]