Well, the lines were not blurred, at least to the jury. Marvin Gaye‘s family is being awarded $7.3 million from Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke for “Blurred Lines” sampling and borrowing without permission Gaye’ 1977 song “Got To Give It Up”. Marvin’s family was attempting to get $25 million from Thicke and Williams for copyright […]
A few weeks ago, a certain celebrity web site was reporting that Lana Del Rey was paid $2 million dollars to perform 3 songs at Kanye West’s wedding. I cried BS from the start as it would throw off how much artists are paid for private events like that. It would mean everyone who would […]
PRINCE Keeps Publishing In His Big White Mansion, Nile Rodgers Added To Essence Fest, Paisley Park After Dark!
PRINCE‘s publishing catalog, long and vast, is staying under his control, assigned to NPG MUSIC PUBLISHING and will be done himself. In a press release from today, it says he will handle the publishing rights along with the help of “some of the best talent in the industry.” Prince’s last publishing deal was with Universal […]
Daft Punk along with Gisele Bundchen are on the new cover of the Wall Street Journal. The photo was taken by Terry Richardson and Gisele’s dress is by Atelier Versace.-DocFB Diagnosis: Couldn’t 2 guys just walk around everywhere without the headgear on saying they are the guys from Daft Punk? Total bar pick up line….
Disney has just bought Lucasfilms for $4.05 billion dollars and plan on releasing episode seven (episode VII) of the “Star Wars” franchise in 2015! George Lucas confirmed the purchase and the making of episode VII to the associated press not long ago: “For the past 35 years, one of my greatest pleasures has been to […]