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R&b Star Akon Hit With $125,000 Lawsuit

R&B star Akon has been slapped with a $125,000 (£78,125) lawsuit by Australian entrepreneur Patrick Grove for allegedly cancelling his performance at a private party.The Smack That hitmaker was reportedly scheduled to hit the stage...

Chris Brown And Drake Hug And End Their Feud

Chris Brown and Drake have ended their ongoing feud with a hug.The two musicians buried the hatchet by embracing at the iHeartRadio Festival in Las Vegas on Friday (21.09.13) following their furious bottle-throwing brawl...

Jordana Brewster Plans American Heist

Jordana Brewster and Adrien Brody will star in 'American Heist'.The 'Fast & Furious 6' beauty and 'King Kong' actor have joined the cast of the upcoming action movie alongside star-and-producer Hayden Christensen, according to TheWrap.com.As...

Akon Ordered To Pay Child Support

A judge has ordered R&B star Akon to hand over $5,000 (£3,200) in monthly child support payments for two of his kids.The Smack That hitmaker filed documents last September (12) asking to be legally recognised...

Jennifer Lopez And Chris Brown To Perform At Billboard Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez, Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and Ed Sheeran will perform at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards. Other artists set to play at the annual music event, which will take place at...

Snoop Lion: Miley Collaboration Was Natural

Snoop Lion felt it was natural for him to collaborate with Miley Cyrus.The gangster-rapper-turned-reggae artist claims he has much in common with the former Disney child star of 'Hannah Montana', leading to their collaboration, 'Ashtrays...

Akon Enjoyed Secret Cinema Trip With Michael Jackson

R&B singer Akon once acted as a distraction for fans during a trip to a movie theatre with Michael Jackson because nobody recognised the King of Pop in his disguise.The Smack That hitmaker collaborated with...

Akon Sued By Concert Employee

Akon has been hit with a lawsuit from a concert worker who alleges he was left physically disabled after the R&B singer jumped on top of him at a gig.Matthew Graham claims he sustained permanent...

Akon Hit With Website Lawsuit

R&B star Akon has been hit with a lawsuit over allegations he failed to pay for an internet video project.The Smack That hitmaker allegedly hired experts at Atlanta Business Video in 2011 to help him...

Rihanna Hit By Tour Fines

Rihanna has racked up over £200,000 of fines on her '777' tour.The 'Where Have You Been?' hitmaker - who is performing seven gigs in seven cities in seven days - keeps being penalised because her...

Rihanna 777 Tour Update: From Paris With Love

Rihanna hit stop four on her 777 world tour, where the singer hits seven cities across the globe in seven different countries in, yeah you guessed it, seven days, when she hit up Paris last...

Tinchy Stryder Supporting Cheryl

Tinchy Stryder will support Cheryl Cole on her first headline tour. The 'Bright Lights' singer will open for the 'Call My Name' hitmaker on the dates for the 'Million Lights Tour' in October, joining artists...

Akon's Lawsuit Over Two More Children

R&B star Akon is taking legal action to be registered as the father of two children, according to a new report.The Smack That hitmaker became a dad for the sixth time in 2009 following a...

Eminem Facebook Milestone: He Is The Most Liked Person Alive!

60 million proved to be the lucky number for Eminem, as he soared above his rivals to become the most 'liked' person on Facebook, and the first living person to surpass 60 million 'likes', with...

Sway Missed Out On David Guetta Track?

Sway missed out on appearing on David Guetta's 'Sexy B**ch'.The 28-year-old rapper was rushing out of the studio when David was working with Akon on the dance track, and he admits he regrets it as...

Akon Forgets Lyrics He Used To Know While Covering Gotye Hit At Party

R&B singer Akon was left red faced during a private gig in New York on Tuesday (26Jun12) after he forgot the lyrics to one of his new songs.The Locked Up hitmaker is set to release...

Deadmau5 Blasts Madonna, David Guetta And Skrillex

deadmau5 has blasted Madonna, David Guetta and Skrillex.The 'I Remember' dance musician famously criticised Madonna after she appeared to ask fans who was taking drugs at one of her concerts, and has now said she...

Akon Planning Reggae Album

R&B singer Akon is planning to change musical direction and release a reggae album after collaborating with Bob Marley's sons for his new project.The Smack That hitmaker jetted to Jamaica to work with Stephen Marley...

Akon Desperate To Sign American Idol Star

Hitmaker Akon can't wait for American Idol finalist Jessica Sanchez to be voted off the TV talent show - so he can sign her up.It appears the teenager has a career path mapped out for...

Akon Thanks Mum For Not Bailing Him Out Of Jail

Hip-hop star Akon has thanked his mother for refusing to bail him out of jail following his arrest in 1998, insisting spending six months behind bars "saved" his life.The Locked Up hitmaker, real name Aliaune...

Akon Accidentally Hung Up On Jackson Out Of Shock

Hip-hop star Akon hung up on Michael Jackson when the King of Pop first phoned him about recording a duet - because he refused to believe his childhood idol was a fan.Akon, real name Aliaune...

Dj Adam J Would Like To Take Cassie To Dinner

DJ Adam J wants to take Cassie to Pizza Express.Adam - who has just released his debut single 'We Came to Party'- admitted if he had the chance, he would take the US R&B singer...

Guetta Seeks Song Advice From Fans

French Dj David Guetta has asked fans for advice on his next single, because he can't decide whether to release his Akon collaboration or his project with Chris Brown and Lil Wayne.The producer is eyeing...

Akon Files Counter-suit In Construction Work Dispute

R&B star Akon has hit back at a construction company boss who is suing him over an unpaid bill by filing a counter-suit alleging he was overcharged for poor workmanship.Jay Poorak, who runs U.S. company...

Akon In Legal Battle With His Lawyers

R&B star Akon is facing further legal troubles after becoming embroiled in a dispute with his lawyers.The Smack That singer was recently sued by bosses of a construction firm, who claimed he had failed to...

Akon Sued Over Construction Bill

R&B star Akon is facing a legal battle over an allegedly unpaid bill for construction work at his home in Georgia.The singer has been accused of failing to hand over $51,000 (£31,875) to a local...

Foo Fighters And Deadmau5 To Collaborate At Grammys

Foo Fighters and Deadmau5 will collaborate at the Grammy Awards.The rock group with be paired with the Canadian DJ to perform his remixed version of their track 'Rope' - which is nominated for a trophy...

David Guetta Wants House To Be As Big As Hip Hop

David Guetta hopes he can make house music as big as hip-hop and rock music in America. The DJ and producer has been a key figure in bringing commercial dance to the US charts through...

David Guetta Brings Out Nicki's Best Vocals

David Guetta enjoys bringing out Nicki Minaj's "full capacity as a singer". The 'Sexy Chick' hitmaker has worked with the rapper on a number of tracks including 'Where Them Girls At' and 'Turn Me On',...

How Heartache Inspired Lady Gaga's 'Marry The Night'

Lady Gaga has revealed how the heartache of being dropped from her first label Island Def Jam Records inspired her new video for 'Marry the Night'. The pop superstar unleashed the epic 13 minute video...

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