Evanescence Got Sued for $1.5 Million by their Former Manager. The Judge Awarded the Band $1 Million.

Evanescence Got Sued for $1.5 Million by their Former Manager. The Judge Awarded the Band $1 Million.

A frivolous lawsuit by Evanescence’s former manager has crumbled in his face with the court ruling in favor Amy Lee and her band. Amy Lee and Evanescence have come out on top in a court battle instigated by former manager Andrew Lurie over allegedly unpaid commissions. Lurie, the now-bankrupt 110 Management, was signed by Evanescence in 2006 and managed them […]

Halsey, Iggy Azalea, Pink, Britney Spears + 8,000 Others Speak Out Against Grammys President Neil Portnow

Halsey, Iggy Azalea, Pink, Britney Spears + 8,000 Others Speak Out Against Grammys President Neil Portnow

Why haven’t more women received Grammy nominations?  According to Neil Portnow, because they need to “step up.” Last week, the USC Annenberg Initiative published a study with damning results for the Recording Academy.  According to the global think tank, only 9.3% women in the music industry have received Grammy nominations.  In addition, male songwriters receive more credit over their female […]

Brooklyn Rapper Skyzoo Talks 'In Celebration of Us,' 'Black Panther' Excitement and His Own Marvel Future

Brooklyn Rapper Skyzoo Talks 'In Celebration of Us,' 'Black Panther' Excitement and His Own Marvel Future

Brooklyn rapper Skyzoo is dropping his fourth solo studio album, In Celebration Us, this week, but with a track record that spans 25 releases (including collaborative efforts, EPs, and mixtapes), the 35-year-old rightfully enjoys veteran MC status amongst the industry’s elite. Being held in this high regard is what makes his confidence about In Celebration Of Us so exciting for […]

TLC Cancels a Concert In 100+ Degree Heat Because of a Literal 'Computer Meltdown'

TLC Cancels a Concert In 100+ Degree Heat Because of a Literal 'Computer Meltdown'

TLC’s recent show in Australia was cancelled just before hitting the stage — thanks so some extreme, equipment-melting heat. Fans TLC were disappointed recently when the duo couldn’t play at the Australian Open finals.  The reason for the cancellation? Technical difficulties triggered by absolutely insane heat — which melted their equipment.   “TLC could not perform as they can’t sing without their computers” […]

State of California Passes Its Own Net Neutrality Bill — In Direct Defiance of the FCC

State of California Passes Its Own Net Neutrality Bill — In Direct Defiance of the FCC

California lawmakers have ficially passed a bill protecting net neutrality in its state.  The move is a direct counter-attack against the FCC’s neutrality rollback. If the FCC wanted an even bigger headache, they got it this morning.  After massive pushback from Montana, New York, and more than a dozen other states, California has now passed a bill forcing net neutrality […]

Glee Star Mark Salling ('Puck') Commits Suicide — One Month Before Pedophile Prison Sentencing

Glee Star Mark Salling ('Puck') Commits Suicide — One Month Before Pedophile Prison Sentencing

It was either a brutal prison term or death.  Former Glee star Mark Salling chose the latter. This one’s about as dark as it gets.  But it now looks like former Glee star Mark Salling has committed suicide — right before his pending prosecution for possession massive quantities child pornography. Right now, the Los Angeles County Coroner is refusing to release the […]