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  1. Drake's Original Manager Sues Over Withheld Money, Breach of Agreement

    July 27, 2012 4:45 PM EDT James "Jas" Prince, the man who is credited with discovering Drake by introducing him to Lil Wayne, claims in a new lawsuit that he's owed money for his efforts. Prince says that the managers that surround Drake have attempted to &q ...

  2. Rita Ora Performs, Talks Album Debut, Coldplay Tour, Signing To Jay-Z's Roc Nation at 18 (Video)

    May 01, 2012 4:07 PM EDT It's hard to keep your eyes off Rita Ora. The Kosovo born, London raised singer has an alluring, fresh look -- blonde tresses, signature red lipstick and Jordans -- a carefree, eccentric 'tude and impassioned pipes. Backbeat: Rita Ora� ...

  3. Drake Sued Over 'Marvin's Room' by Purported Ex-Girlfriend

    February 03, 2012 3:32 PM EST Last year, hip hop superstar Drake released a song, "Marvin's Room," that quickly went viral and prompted various remixes by fellow artists intrigued by the depiction of a young woman on a phone call as the rapper drunkenly croons, ...

  4. Drake: William Morris' Dave Wirtschafter Talks About Agency's Big Plans for the Superstar MC-Actor

    November 11, 2011 12:56 PM EST but he can handle himself in any room including any business at the CEO level. BBBiz : For him to be 25 ...

  5. Drake Reacts to 'Take Care' Album Leak

    November 07, 2011 12:30 PM EST Nine days before its release date, Drake's sophomore album has sprung a leak, starting with Just Blaze-produced "Lord Knows," featuring Rick Ross, and "Take Care," featuring Rihanna. The two songs off "Take Care" ...

  6. Sean 'Diddy' Combs, Mary Mary Honored at ASCAP's Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

    June 27, 2011 7:00 AM EDT This past weekend (June 24), Sean "Diddy" Combs received the prestigious Founders Award and Mary Mary garnered the Golden Note Award at ASCAP's 24th Annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards, which took place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel ...

  7. Kanye West, Drake Confirmed for MTV VMA Performances

    August 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Kanye West will indeed return to the MTV Video Music Awards stage a year after interrupting Taylor Swift's acceptance speech. The rapper has been announced as a performer at this year's VMAs, along with Drake and Florence + the Machine. ...

  8. Drake Leads MuchMusic Video Awards Nods

    May 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Drake has received a field-leading seven nominations for the MuchMusic Video Awards. Drake received a nod for best hip-hip video for the song "Successful," and separate best international video nods for the singles "Over" and & ...

  9. Q&A: 'Glee' Music Producer Adam Anders

    October 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Compelling characters, inspired performances, engaging story lines and irreverent dialogue are just a few of the magical elements that make up Fox’ hit series “Glee”. But what sets the show apart is its cast recordings of some of the most evocativ ...

  10. Billboard.biz Q&A: EMI Music Publishing's 'Big' Jon Platt

    August 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Even while attending the 2009 BET Awards in June, EMI Music Publishing executive "Big" Jon Platt found himself in work mode. The president of West Coast Creative/head of urban signed rap phenomenon Drake to a publishing agreement in the ...

  11. Bravado Secures Rolling Stones Merch Deal

    July 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Global music merchandising company Bravado is to manufacture and distribute merchandise for the Rolling Stones. Bravado is a unit of Universal Music Group (UMG); the Stones moved to Universal from EMI last summer. This exclusive agreement - announ ...

  12. Exclusive: Fake Drake Album Sold On iTunes

    June 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Drake is such a hot artist that one of his albums is selling even though he didn't release it. An unauthorized album, "The Girls Love Drake," which features selections from the Toronto rapper's mixtape "So Far Gone" a ...

  13. 360-Degree MoS Spins Name Change

    July 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Ministry of Sound Group, one of the foremost names in the global dance music scene, is rebranding itself to MSHK Group. According to the independent music powerhouse, the name-change mirrors its diversification into new revenue streams, which ...

  14. Lyndsay Lohan Releases "Bossy" Track, Works On Album

    May 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Universal Motown released a new song by Lyndsay Lohan titled "Bossy" to media outlets today (May 7). The track features the raspy-voiced actor/singer's dominating side as she rhymes about liking things her way over simple drums. Alt ...

  15. Daddy Yankee Exclusive Q&A

    April 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT DAy 2: Billboard Latin Music Conf & Awards. Daddy Yankee demonstrated his star presence during an exclusive Q&A with Billboard Latin Bureau Chief Leila Cobo at the Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards in Miami. Amid a wall-lin ...

  16. Indie Music Publishers Join Karaoke Lawsuit

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A group of indie music publishers is joining the karaoke lawsuit filed last spring by Sybersound Records against six other karaoke record manufacturers. NEW YORK -- A group of indie music publishers is joining the karaoke lawsuit filed last spring ...

  17. Indie Music Publishers Join Karaoke Lawsuit

    August 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A group of indie music publishers is joining the karaoke lawsuit filed last spring by Sybersound Records against six other karaoke record manufacturers. The lawsuit claims the six karaoke record manuf A group of indie music publishers is joining t ...