Drake Sued by Distributor Over ‘Homecoming’ Concert Film

The distributor behind Drake’s controversial concert film Drake’s Homecoming: The Lost Footage is suing the rapper for libel and other charges after he tweeted comments disavowing the movie.

SpectiCast filed the suit in California on Wednesday, alleging libel, intentional interference with prospective economic advantage and interference with performance of contract. The suit…

Hear James Murphy’s Minimalist David Bowie Cover

LCD Soundsystem’s former leader James Murphy has found the perfect David Bowie song to cover for Noah Baumbach’s upcoming film about the growing pains of becoming middle-aged. Murphy gives a minimalist, instrumental take on the Station to Station track “Golden Years.” Listen to it below.

Murphy’s cover, released via The Dissolve today, is…

Justin Bieber Sued By Egging Victim Over Alleged Anti-Semitic Insult

Justin Bieber is being sued by his former neighbor, Jeff Schwartz — whose house he infamously egged — for causing him and his wife emotional distress, specifically claiming the pop star’s bodyguard called him a “little Jew boy,” TMZ reports.

Bieber’s bodyguard reportedly hurled the insult during two separate incidents, first over Memorial Day…

Zayn Malik Abandons One Direction’s World Tour

One Direction’s Zayn Malik is taking a hiatus from the band’s world tour. Billboard has confirmed the singer’s return to his home in the UK as the remaining four members continue with their performances in Manila and Jakarta. There is no word on when he will return.

According to a rep, Malik “has…

Metallica Offer Free Download of Private Concert

Continuing with their tradition of making all live concerts available to fans, Metallica is now offering a free download via LiveMetallica.com of a surprise party they played for Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff last month.

The show took place on February 9th at San Francisco’s Pier 48, and the set list was heavy on…

Pharrell Says ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Handicaps Creators

Getty Image Pharrell Williams has spoken out for the first time since the verdict in the “Blurred Lines” trial with Marvin Gaye’s family. Pharrell says that the ruling greatly affects the creativity of artists. “The verdict handicaps any creator out there who is making something that might be inspired by something else,” Williams said while speaking with The Financial Times. “This applies to fashion, music, design… anything. If we lose our… Read more »

Diggy Simmons Is Ready to Dive Back Into Music

Photo Credit: Jimmy Fontaine Since releasing his debut album, Unexpected Arrival, in March of 2012, Diggy Simmons has gone mostly quiet on the music front. However, the wait may be soon over as Diggy has slowly begun to deliver new material, releasing “Ain’t Bout To Do” featuring French Montana in October, ”Honestly” in November and “Fall” at the end of the year. He’s teasing a new EP, Out Of This World, which… Read more »