1. Axl Rose Files $20 Million Lawsuit Against 'Guitar Hero'

    November 24, 2010 11:10 AM EST 0 0 0 A xl Rose really doesn't want to be associated with ex-bandmate Slash. The Guns N' Roses frontman has just filed a $20 million lawsuit against Guitar Hero maker Activision claiming its use of the GNR song "Welcome to the Jungle" ...

  2. Axl Rose Slams Irving Azoff In $5 Million Countersuit

    May 19, 2010 11:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 Axl Rose says his former manager tried to implement a scheme to force him to reunite with the original Guns N' Roses band members and, as part of the plot, failed to properly promote the "Chinese Democracy" album, lied about a prospec ...

  3. Aerosmith, With Steven Tyler, Booked For U.K.'s Download Fest

    February 17, 2010 9:41 AM EST 0 0 0 Despite ongoing controversy about the status of its frontman, Aerosmith -- with Steven Tyler -- will be one of the headliners at this year's Download Festival, slated for June 11-13 at Donning Park in Leicestershire, England. The booking brings ...

  4. Exclusive: Steven Tyler Could Sue To Stop Aerosmith Replacement Singer

    January 31, 2010 6:02 PM EST 0 0 0 Amidst continuing reports of other singers being approached to front Aerosmith , Steven Tyler and his handlers are taking steps to reassert his position in the band. Tyler's Los Angeles-based attorney, Skip Miller, fired off a letter to Aerosmi ...

  5. Exclusive: Steven Tyler May Sue Aerosmith

    January 31, 2010 12:00 AM EST Amidst continuing reports of other singers being approached to front Aerosmith, Steven Tyler and his handlers are taking steps to reassert his position in the band. Tyler's Los Angeles-based attorney, Skip Miller, fired off a letter to Aerosm ...

  6. Tupac's Mother Sues Over Biopic

    March 16, 2009 10:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tupac Shakur's mother is firing back at Morgan Creek over the right to make a biopic about the late rapper. In a $10 million cross-complaint set to be filed Monday morning, Afeni Shakur's Amaru Entertainment claims that Morgan Creek, toppe ...

  7. Shakur Biopic At Center Of Legal Battle

    February 19, 2009 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A legal turf war has broken out between production company Morgan Creek and the estate of Tupac Shakur. Morgan Creek has sued Amaru Entertainment, the company run by Afeni Shakur, the late rapper's mother and executor, alleging in a Los Angeles ...

  8. Tupac's Story Subject Of Legal Battle

    February 19, 2009 12:00 AM EST Movie company Morgan Creek is in a legal turf war with the estate of Tupac Shakur. The Rick Nicita production banner has sued Amaru Entertainment, the company run by Afeni Shakur, the late rapper's mother and executor, alleging in a Los Angel ...

  9. Stewart Must Repay $780G Tour Deposit

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rod Stewart must repay the $780,000 he accepted as a deposit for a Latin American concert tour that was canceled, a Los Angeles jury ruled on Friday. Rod Stewart must repay the $780,000 he accepted as a deposit for a Latin American concert tour that ...

  10. Stewart Testifies In Canceled Show Suit

    October 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer Rod Stewart told a Los Angeles jury yesterday (Oct. 27) that he should be paid in full for shows canceled by his associates because promoters paid only a portion of the upfront fees. Singer Rod Stewart told a Los Angeles jury yesterday (Oct. ...

  11. Jackson Must Pay Promoter $5.3 Million

    March 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A jury yesterday awarded $5.3 million to concert promoter Marcel Avram in his suit against Michael Jackson over the cancellation of two planned 1999 concerts, according to the plaintiff's attorney, Sk A jury yesterday awarded $5.3 million to co ...

  12. Michael Jackson Tells Court He's 'A Visionary'

    November 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Michael Jackson spent a second day testifying in California yesterday (Nov. 14) in a $21 million lawsuit over canceled millennium concerts, saying that he could shed little light on matters like contr Michael Jackson spent a second day testifying in ...