All charges have been dismissed against rap tycoon Young Jeezy in Orange County, CA. The rapper, whose real name is Jay Jenkins, was arrested along with his entourage on August 24 after a police search of his tour bus turned up an unlicensed AK-47. After spending a week in jail, Jeezy was released on $1 million bond. The court refunded Jeezy’s $1 million cash bond minus the bondsman fees.
Despite topping every money-related list this year, pop singer Beyonce missed the mark by a wide margin on the only list that counts in 2014 (no, not Forbes).
Beyonce raked in $115 million in record and tickets sales in 2014. But that wasn’t enough to surpass a musician who outearned her by about half a billion dollars. Click the link below to see who it is.
And the rich get richer.
Rap mogul Jay Z added to his already extensive portfolio by purchasing the liquor brand he helped make famous in the hood.
The custom home, which is listed on the open market for $45 million, was featured on last week’s episode of Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles. Will Beyonce and Jay Z make a surprise appearance on Million Dollar Listing LA this season?
A federal judge has signed off on a $41 million settlement for the five men who were wrongly convicted of raping and beating a Central Park jogger 24 years ago. The settlement ends a long battle with the city of NY.
Andrew Madoff, son of disgraced financier and Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff, died of cancer in NYC at age 48. His lawyer, Martin Flumenbaum, said Andrew was diagnosed with mantle cell lymphoma, an aggressive cancer of the lymph nodes.
Andrew was Madoff’s last surviving son. Madoff’s other son, Mark, committed suicide on the 2nd anniversary of his father’s conviction in NYC.
Rapper Future Hendrix is fortunate he sired most of his children in Georgia where child support judges are more lenient on deadbeat dads.
A judge ruled Future must pay $2,800 a month in child support for his oldest child, an 11-year-old son. According to gossip tabloid TMZ, that’s an increase from the $1,200 a month he was paying to baby mama Jessica Smith.