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Lil Wayne Settles Lawsuits Against Cash Money and Universal, Can Now Release Tha Carter V: Reports

The Blast and Pitchfork report that Lil Wayne has settled two long-running lawsuits with Cash Money Records and Universal Music Group. The upshot of one…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 7, 2018

Republic Records President Charlie Walk Accused of Sexual Harassment, Says There Has “Never Been a Single HR Claim” Against Him

Music executive and The Four judge Charlie Walk vehemently denied allegations of sexual misconduct lodged against him by a former staffer. According to Deadline, on Monday night…
Gil Kaufman, Billboard / January 30, 2018

Universal Demands Cancellation of $30 Million Deal With Prince Estate

Universal Music Group has demanded that its $31 million deal with the Prince estate involving the late icon's recorded-music catalog be canceled and the money…
Dan Rys, Billboard / May 11, 2017

Universal Acquires Rights to Prince’s Independent Albums, Vault of Unreleased Music

Rumors been flying around this week about some of Prince's catalogue being added imminently to streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music, to which the singer…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 9, 2017