Scientology accused of abuse, human trafficking in lawsuit

LOS ANGELES — A former Scientologist has filed the first of what her attorneys say will be multiple lawsuits against the Church of Scientology International and its leader, alleging retaliation, child abuse, human trafficking and forced labor against her and other members who have left the church. The suit, filed Tuesday in Los Angeles County […]

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DJ Khaled planning monster lawsuit against Billboard Chart

DJ Khaled is poised to hit the Billboard Chart with a monster lawsuit alleging the organization unfairly disqualified more than 100,000 sales of “Father of Asahd,” robbing him of the No. 1 spot. Khaled was furious when his album came in at No.  2 to Tyler, the Creator’s “IGOR,” after Billboard allegedly discounted downloads sold by the DJ and […]

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Nicki Minaj Fires Back at Tracy Chapman’s ‘Sorry’ Lawsuit, Denies Copyright Infringement

Billboard News 2/26/19 Last October, Tracy Chapman sued Nicki Minaj for copyright infringement, claiming the rapper’s track “Sorry” interpolated her 1988 single “Baby Can I Hold You” without permission. Now, in her first formal response to the lawsuit, Minaj is firing back. In new court documents, filed in a California federal court on Feb. 22 and […]

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Migos Reportedly Being Sued Over “Walk It Talk It”

Dang, another lawsuit over music.  Allegedly, a songwriter is suing the Migos for stealing  his song he calls “Walk It Like I Talk It”.  According to court documents obtained by The Blast, Leander Pickett, whose stage name is M.O.S. recorded “Walk It Like I Talk It” in 2007, and released it on a DJ’s mixtape […]

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Tracy Chapman Sues Nicki Minaj Over ‘Sorry,’ Lawyer Says ‘There’s No Question This Is an Infringement’

Billboard Music Today Three months after Nicki Minaj‘s Queen album was reportedly delayed over a sample-clearance issue, the dispute has landed in court. Tracy Chapman‘s lawyer tells Billboard that he filed a copyright infringement suit against Minaj in Los Angeles on Monday (Oct. 22) over the unreleased Queen track “Sorry” featuring Nas, which interpolates the lyrics and melody of […]

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Songwriter Wins $44 Milion After 7 Year Legal Battle Over Usher’s “Bad Girl”

After going back and forth with the court system, Daniel Marino,  wins in the end.  The songwriter walks away with $44 Million after a 7 year legal battle against Usher over the 2004 hit song “Bad Girl”.  Apparently Daniel worked on a song “Club Girl” between 2001-2002, which he claimed that most of the the […]

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