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Someone at HTC dropped the ball. Nina Simone‘s estate is suing the phone company for using the late, great Jazz singer and pianist’s “Sinnerman” without proper permission. 

Kanye West is pulling out all the stops for the safety of his new baby daughter, North West, and his girlfriend Kim Kardashian. Reportedly, Yeezy is shelling out over a million dollars on a pair of bulletproof vehicles to make sure that baby “Nori” and his baby mama are safe and sound while travelling. 

Note to musicians and songwriters, if you don’t pay your debts, you might lose copyrights to the songs you own. Funk legend George Clinton learned this after a judge granted copyrights to four songs from his extensive catalog to a law firm he owes over $1 million.