Dr Dre Wins Lawsuit Against Death Row, Will Get 100% Of All Digital Sales Of 'The Chronic' Album

Dr Dre just won a huge lawsuit against the current owners of Death Row Records, WIDEawake Entertainment.

Yesterday (April 19), U.S. District Judge Christina Snyder ruled that Death Row doesn't have the rights to sell the classic album 'The Chronic' online.

Dr Dre will now receive 100% of all online sales, while Death Row can only sell the album in CD, cassette, 8-track and vinyl formats as stipulated by Dre's original contract with Suge Knight and the old Death Row.

"For years, Death Row Records forgot about Dre when they continued to distribute his music digitally and combined his hits with weaker Death Row tracks in an attempt to elevate the stature of their other artists," Dre's attorney Howard King told the Associated Press. "We are gratified that the federal court has unambiguously declared that Death Row has no right to engage in such tactics, and must hold all proceeds from these illicit distributions in trust for our client."

 



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Comment by Knife on April 21, 2011 at 6:42pm
IRRESPONSIBLE RAP SONG!!!!!!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKxAn9DtFd8
Comment by Knife on April 21, 2011 at 6:42pm
IRRESPONSIBLE RAP SONG!!!!!!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKxAn9DtFd8
Comment by Knife on April 21, 2011 at 6:42pm
IRRESPONSIBLE RAP SONG!!!!!!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKxAn9DtFd8
Comment by Smooth Assassin on April 21, 2011 at 10:57am
HE DESERVE IT--IT'S HIS PRODUCT AND I AM GLAD FOR HIM NOW DRE PUT OUT SOME MORE CLASSIC MUSIC--THANK GOD FOR THIS BECAUSE HE IS THE REASON THAT YOU GET TO MOVE ON AND DON'T LOOK BACK AT THE PAST---THE PAST IS ALL BEHIND YOU NOW
Comment by KinG-J on April 21, 2011 at 9:54am
He can laugh all he wants but he really aint gonna be making any money of that old a** album which noone is buying, so suge made all the money out of it Dre won this battle too late, and idk y everyone is anticipating his album, watch that s*** be wack...smh lmao
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Comment by Napalm on April 21, 2011 at 6:39am
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Comment by TH3MA$TAHM!ND on April 21, 2011 at 6:06am
up-close, dre look like the brown stuff on the surface of my toilet water..
Comment by MALIK"KING" on April 21, 2011 at 5:15am
dr.dre's face like he did some b-tox sh*t not d-tox ish lol hehehe dre f*ck outta hear man half baked giner bread man
Comment by Martijn on April 21, 2011 at 3:28am
money!



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