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Producer T Mix Sues Cash Money For $2 Million

A former Cash Money Records producer has filed a civil suit in New Orleans, seeking damages in excess of $2 million dollars for a breach of contract, stemming from a November 2005 production deal with the label.   In court documents filed by an attorney for Tristan “T Mix” Jones, the producer claims that while… Read more »

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Freeway Teams With Jake One For ‘The Stimulus Package’

<P>Roc-A-Fella Records rap star Freeway is bringing a new set of material for fans with his forthcoming release, <EM>The Stimulus Package</EM>. </P><P>&nbsp;</P><P>The album, which teams Freeway with famed producer Jake One, will incorporate a unified concept as it will only feature the Philadelphia wordsmith rapping over music provided entirely by the Seattle-based producer. </P><P>&nbsp;</P><P>According to… Read more »

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ODB Manager Sues For $10 Mil Over ‘Diggin For Dirt’

Jarred Weisfeld, former manager of the late Ol’ Dirty Bastard (Russell Jones), has filed a $10 million dollar lawsuit against Macmillian Publishers and several affiliates for alleged defamatory and anti-Semetic comments made against him.   The suit was filed Tuesday (February 24) in New York Supreme Court.   Weisfeld’s lawsuit references several alleged incidents where… Read more »

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EMI Signs Up Twista; Planning New Fat Joe Album

Chicago rapper Twista has inked a new deal with EMI Global Music Services, the same imprint that will release Fat Joe’s new album J.O.S.E. 2.   Under the new partnership, Twista will launch his Get Money Gang Entertainment/EMI Music label.   The first project from the alliance will be Twista’s fourth studio album Category F5…. Read more »

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DMX Denies Assaulting Prison Guard In Statement

Incarcerated Hip-Hop star DMX is deputing allegations that he assaulted a corrections officer earlier this week.   Initial reports alleged that DMX, real name Earl Simmons, threw a tray of food at an officer following a verbal dispute.   The issue was over the officer confronting the Yonkers native for allegedly stealing food.   Because… Read more »

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Chris Brown Court Date May Be Pushed Back

Chris Brown’s court case for alleged domestic abuse against Rihanna could be pushed back to allow police time to gather more evidence against the pop singer, according to the Los Angeles district attorney “We don’t have the evidence yet. (Detectives) are still investigating. If they determine they need more time they’ll set a new date… Read more »

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P.Miller Launches Youth Mentorship Program

Veteran mogul P.Miller is continuing his extensive community service efforts through the newly enacted P.Miller Mentorship Program.   The philanthropic, youth-centered program aims to “prepare, guide, and educate people so that they can make the right decisions.”   According to Miller, the current economic crisis is highlighting the essential need for financial literacy among minorities,… Read more »

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