Dr. Luke Wants to Tell Jury That Kesha’s Rape Allegation Cost Him $46M
From 2006 through 2015, Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald made an astonishing $77.8 million in publishing income from co-writing such hits as Katy Perry’s “I Kissed a Girl,” Avril Lavigne’s “Girlfriend,” Miley Cyrus’ “Party in the U.S.A.” and Kesha’s “Tik Tok.” Then came a devastating rape allegation from Kesha Rose Sebert. Suddenly, artists stopped working with […]
Sony Music Loses Bid for Secrecy in Dr. Luke-Kesha Fight
The public will soon learn a lot more about pop music dealmaking thanks to a marathon libel case headed to trial. On Tuesday, as the legal battle between Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald and Kesha Rose Sebert continues to progress after seven years in court, New York Supreme Court Justice Jennifer Schecter rejected Sony Music’s concerns […]
Mark Geragos Given Green Light to Assert Counterclaim in Dr. Luke Defamation Fight
Mark Geragos can assert a counterclaim against Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald in a defamation fight stemming from his tweets thanks to a New York law enacted last year, a judge ruled Thursday. It’s a spinoff fight that followed the heated litigation between Gottwald and Kesha Sebert. She sued him alleging sexual assault, and he sued […]
Dr. Luke Suffers Blow on Road to Libel Trial Against Kesha
On Wednesday, Kesha Rose Sebert scored her biggest victory thus far in the seven-year-long legal fight over whether she defamed Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald by publicly accusing the star producer of rape. When the case gets to trial, perhaps later this year, Dr. Luke will now have to prove by clear and convincing evidence actual […]
Kesha, Barbra Streisand, Matt Bomer Voice Support for LGBTQ Centers During GLAAD Fundraiser
Kesha, Barbra Streisand, Matt Bomer, Adam Lambert and more stars took part in GLAAD's 'Together in Pride: You Are Not Alone,' a fundraiser hosted by Billy Eichner and Lilly Singh that aired online Sunday.
Stevie Wonder, Lady Gaga Offer Hope at Musical Event Fighting COVID-19
Lady Gaga urged people weathering the coronavirus pandemic to find a way to smile through the pain, while Stevie Wonder encouraged viewers to lean on one another as the superstars kicked off Saturday's all-star event 'One World: Together at Home' aimed at fighting the coronavirus and celebrating health care workers on the front lines.
Kesha Unveils “Psychedelic” Makeup Line Connected to Her Upcoming Album
Kesha talks about the launch of her Kesha Rose Beauty with HipDot.
American Music Awards: Kesha Treats Audience to “TiK ToK,” “Raising Hell” With Big Freedia
Kesha and Big Freedia took the AMAs stage to perform their 2019 single "Raising Hell."
Ciara Tapped to Host American Music Awards; Kesha Joins Performers Lineup
Ciara is set to host the 2019 American Music Awards, while Kesha and Big Freedia will perform.
Inside the 29 Rooms L.A. Opening Night Party with Kesha, Lena Waithe
Kesha, Lena Waithe, Awkwafina, Harry Shum and more come out for Refinery 29's 29Rooms opening night party in Los Angeles.
Kesha Presents Heartfelt Video on Hollywood Reporter Mentorship Program at Women in Entertainment Event
Kesha emphasized the importance of supporting the next generation of women in light of the #MeToo movement at The Hollywood Reporter's 2018 Women in Entertainment event on Wednesday before introducing a heartfelt, inspirational video showcasing those students who took part in this year's Women in Entertainment Mentorship Program.
Hollywood Reporter to Present $1.7 Million in College Scholarships at Women in Entertainment Event
The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday announced that $1.7 million in university scholarships will be given to girls currently taking part in its Women in Entertainment Mentorship Program, in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles, now in its ninth year.