Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Vogue cover sparks lawsuit after magazine uses song ‘without permission’ on its website

Annie Leibovitz/Vogue Anna Wintour’s decision to put Kim Kardashian and Kanye West on the cover of Vogue magazine’s April edition has sparked more than controversy – it’s triggered a lawsuit. Ricky Spicer, a one time child soul singer from Ohio, sued Vogue’s publisher, Condé Nast Entertainment, for using his voice on the magazine’s website in…

Nicki Minaj Revisits Malcolm X Controversy on ‘Chi-Raq’

Did Nicki Minaj just revive the controversy surrounding her song “Lookin’ Ass N-gga” that featured the fan-created artwork with late political activist Malcolm X? On a new song released Tuesday, Nicki references Malcolm’s daughter during a boastful verse about her associations with kingpins and drug lords and refusal to back down in a fight. “Malcolm…