Dallas Cowboys Owner, Virgin Boss Partner for KAABOO Texas Music Festival at AT&T Stadium

What do you get when two billionaires join forces to make sweet music together? The KAABOO Texas festival held at one of NFL’s swankiest stadiums next year. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is partnering with KAABOO for the festival’s fourth year, which is also backed by British business, music and airline mogul, Richard Branson. While no headline … Read more

Ice Cube Files $1.2 Billion Lawsuit Against Qatari Investors in His Basketball League

Getty Images Ice Cube is looking to score big against people he says stiffed him on investments in his BIG3 basketball league, then spread lies when they were cut off from the league. The rapper and his BIG3 partner Jeff Kwatinetz have filed suit against Qatar Investment Authority CEO Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed bun Saud … Read more

Russell Simmons Fires Back at Sexual Assault Lawsuit: Accuser Has ‘Mental Health Issues’

Getty Images Russell Simmons has responded to a lawsuit filed by a woman who accused him of raping her, saying among other things that the accuser suffers from “untreated mental health issues” and has “a propensity to exaggerate.” In legal papers filed Wednesday, hip-hop mogul Simmons denied accusations by Jennifer Jarosik that he raped her … Read more

Coachella 2018 Unofficial Side Parties: Top Private Invites Floating Around Hollywood

Celebs, brands, and the L.A. industry social scene are poised to descend on the desert for unofficial side parties surrounding the first weekend of Coachella 2018. (Getty Images) (Please note: This preview focuses on private invite-only events aimed at an industry audience. There are many ticketed events open to the general public, some of those … Read more

Is John Legend’s Jesus Costume Really Just This White T-Shirt? We Asked NBC

Photo by: James Dimmock/NBC What John Legend will don when he plays the son of God in NBC’s upcoming “Jesus Christ Superstar Live” is definitely not something your parents would let you wear to church on Easter Sunday. The first photos of Legend in costume as Jesus Christ were revealed by People in February, and if … Read more

Fall Out Boy Fans Flummoxed by Princess Diana Car Crash Footage at UK Concert

Getty Images Fall Out Boy left many of their fans in Cardiff confused and uncomfortable when they played footage of Princess Diana during their performance on Wednesday night. The footage was played during the song “Champion,” which contains lyrics like “I’m a champion of the people who don’t believe in champions.” Perhaps that’s why the … Read more

DMX Sentenced to One Year in Prison for Tax Evasion Case

Getty Images Rapper DMX has been sentenced to one year in federal prison after pleading guilty in the tax evasion case against him, a spokesman for the U.S. attorney’s office told TheWrap on Wednesday. The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, pleaded guilty in November to one count of tax fraud for evading the … Read more

Ozzy Osbourne Sues AEG in Concert Venue Scuffle

Ozzy Osbourne is singing the blues over what he believes is an unfair deal with Anschultz Entertainment Group (AEG)– and he’s taking his gripe to court with a class-action lawsuit filed against the live entertainment company. In the lawsuit, Osbourne takes issue with a “tying arrangement” the complaint refers to as the “Staples Center Commitment,” … Read more

‘Tonight Show’ In-House Band Roots Concert at SXSW Canceled After Bomb Threat

PHILADELPHIA, PA – JANUARY 21: Questlove of the Roots perform during halftime of the NFC Championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Minnesota Vikings at Lincoln Financial Field on January 21, 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images) Organizers at South by Southwest conference (SXSW) in Austin canceled a concert for “The … Read more

Wu-Tang Clan’s ‘People Say’ Is a Ripoff, Lawsuit Says

Getty Images People are saying that Wu-Tang Clan’s “People Say” is a ripoff. At least, three people are saying it in a lawsuit filed by Wu-Tang producer Mathematics. In a suit filed Friday in federal court in New York, Samuel Culley, Thomas Price and Ervan Waters, of the 1960s group The Diplomats, say that the … Read more