Yung Joc has fighting words for Diddy. The Southern rapper tells Billboard.com that he plans to file a lawsuit against Bad Boy Records and Block Entertainment for a host of contractual discrepancies, including failure to pay royalties and advances for his first two albums and charging "outrageous clearance fees" for his collaborations with other artists.
For a third week in a row, Disney's "High School Musical 2" soundtrack is No. 1 on The Billboard 200, the first album to do so since Rascal Flatts' "Me and My Gang" in early 2006. "HSM 2" sold 210,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan, a 43% decline over last week. The album has already shifted more than 1.19 million units since its release.
"High School Musical 2" makes it three for three at the top of The Billboard 200 as it extends its stay in the penthouse ... an eclectic group of debuts grace the top 10 this week, including a career-high No. 2 placing for Casting Crowns, a second top three set for rapper Yung Joc, a new high for rock band Atreyu and the second top 10 album for Ben Harper ... In Progress Reports: Garth Brooks makes chart history by bowing at No. 1 on Hot Country Songs, Timbaland finally gets his own No. 1 single on the CHR/Top 40 airplay chart and Ozzy Osbourne just won't "Stop" at No. 1 on the Rock airplay chart.