From a rap mogul's hit-and-run to a rock drummer's hitman headlines, here are the most recent developments in music's major scandals.
1. AC/DC drummer accused of trying to hire a hitman
What happened? In November 2014, Phil Rudd, 61, was arrested for attempting to hire a professional killer, threatening murder and possessing drugs. The hitman charges were later dropped.
And now? On July 9, a New Zealand court sentenced Rudd to eight months home detention. Ten days later, he was arrested for drinking alcohol, a breach of his sentence. AC/DC has replaced him.
2. Lou Pearlman runs massive Ponzi scheme