Artists Awarded Damages in Graffiti Case

Artists Awarded Damages in Graffiti Case

Brooklyn federal jurors ruled in the favor of 21 graffiti artists after a day of deliberations in the despite between land developers and the artists responsible for painting the historic Queens art Mecca known as 5 Pointz. The American mural space at 45-46 David Street in Long Island City was founded in 1993, and was a huge staple in the hip hop and art scene. It was recently closed down and whitewashed as developers have … Continue reading

Eminem to Donate Lawsuit Proceeds to Hurricane Relief

Eminem to Donate Lawsuit Proceeds to Hurricane Relief

On Wednesday (Oct. 25) it was reported that New Zealand’s National Party would have to award the publishing company Eight Mile Style about $415K, after using a song similar to “Lose Yourself” in a 2014 advert. Now, one of Em’s rep has said that the Detroit rapper will be donating all of those proceeds to hurricane relief. The rep was sure to clarify that Eminem did not file the lawsuit against the government himself, “Eminem … Continue reading

Tesla Slammed With Racial Discrimination Allegations

Tesla Slammed With New Round of Racial Discrimination Allegations

Three former black Tesla employees claim they experienced racial discrimination by company supervisors and fellow employees. According to a lawsuit filed Tuesday, October 17, Owen Diaz and his son, Demetric (pictured above), along with Lamar Patterson, claim they faced racial remarks and racist graffiti drawings throughout their tenures in Tesla’s Fremont factory. According to NBC Bay Area, the former workers claim they were called the n-word multiple times, by both coworkers and their superiors. Owen … Continue reading

Blac Chyna Sues Kardashians Over Cancelled Reality Show

Blac Chyna Sues Kardashians Over Cancelled Reality Show

Weeks after Rob and Kylie filed suit against her on the grounds of battery, assault, and vandalism Blac Chyna hit back at the Kardashian/Jenner family with a lawsuit of her own, on Tuesday, October 17. As is the case with the Rob/Kylie grievance, the documents Chyna’s team filed in court detail instances of domestic violence, but it also accuses the family of damaging her brand by alleging that they sought to sabotage the second season … Continue reading

Blac Chyna Shows Support at #SlutWalk

Blac Chyna Shows Support at #SlutWalk

Amber Rose had her third annual SlutWalk, which is a rally with the purpose of speaking out against inequality, gender violence, and shaming against women. Many were in attendance, including Blac Chyna, who was barely clothed while participating in the SlutWalk. You can see Chyna in a black lacy bra that is see-through, along with a black thong to match. As an added layer of clothing, she wore a see-through cover-up dress. The last time Chyna … Continue reading

Chance The Rapper Sued For Copyright Infringement

Chance The Rapper Sued For Copyright Infringement

The rise of Chance The Rapper has been a rapid one. The rapper has managed to garner critical praise for his Coloring Book album along with him setting up initiatives to raise money for the Chicago Public School system. However, it looks as if his past may be giving him some trouble, as he is being sued for copyright infringement. The lawsuit stems from a jazz musician named Abdul Wali Muhammad who says the rapper … Continue reading

Beyonce Can’t Dodge ‘Formation’ Lawsuit

Beyonce's "Formation" Wins Grammy

Beyonce’s legal team is going to have to work a little harder to slay a copyright infringement lawsuit over her hit “Formation.” Spoken word from the late Anthony Barre — also known as Messy Mya — is featured on the song, and his estate sued in February for copyright infringement, among other claims. Barre’s voice is heard saying “What happened at the New Orleans,” “Bitch, I’m back by popular demand” and “Oh yeah baby. I … Continue reading

Young Thug Not Paying His Mortgage?

Young Thug Not Paying His Mortgage?

Young Thug hasn’t been tending to the mortgage on his 11,000 square foot Buckhead Heights mansion, according to Heritage Select Homes, LLC. The real estate developer is taking the rapper to court for what has amounted to $2.2 million worth of missed payments dating back to October, it has been reported. Fans may recall Thugger showing the lavish property off through video clips in which he is filmed tossing money off of a balcony overlooking … Continue reading

Gabrielle Union Sues BET

Gabrielle Union Sues BET

Lights, camera, faction. Actress Gabrielle Union fired off a lawsuit against BET, claiming the network tried to short-change her by stuffing more episodes into a single season of her show “Being Mary Jane” than she agreed upon, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The 42-year-old star contends producers for the hit series vowed that seasons would never run more than 13 episodes, but they’re now trying to jam 20 shows into Season 4. Union is slated … Continue reading