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Timbaland, Swizz Beatz Settle With Triller in $28M Suit Over ‘Verzuz’ Deal

Timbaland and Swizz Beatz have settled their lawsuit against Triller over the sale of Verzuz. The settlement will increase the ownership stake in parent company Triller Network given to the producers as part of the original deal, according to the two sides in an announcement of the agreement. Further terms weren’t disclosed. Timbaland and Swizz […]

Swizz Beatz and D-Nice’s Quarantine Innovation Honored at Culture Creators Awards

Though Culture Creators’ fifth annual Innovators and Leaders Awards brunch was in person this year, the group — which spotlights the best of Black culture — spent its Saturday event celebrating quarantine entertainment. Swizz Beatz, co-founder of hit virtual music battle series Verzuz, received the Icon Award, while Derrick “D-Nice” Jones, the DJ behind Instagram […]

Rep Sheet Roundup: Swizz Beatz Signs With UTA

Swizz Beatz has signed with UTA.

Swizz Beatz Talks Investing in ‘Street Couture’ Fashion Brand Faith Connexion

Grammy-winning record producer/rapper/DJ/entrepreneur Swizz Beatz (aka Kasseem Dean) exclusively told The Hollywood Reporter that he officially owns a stake in French fashion brand Faith Connexion (worn by stars such as Beyoncé, Jay-Z, LeBron James, Offset, Hailey Bieber, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Christina Aguilera and Kanye West, who has a best-selling flannel shirt in the line […]

Lady Gaga’s Frozen Weave and Taylor Swift’s Girls Night Out: Top 12 Instagram Photos of the Week

Lady Gaga takes a plunge for charity and Alicia Keys introduces her newborn son in some of this week's best celebrity Instagram posts.

Alicia Keys Is Expecting a Second Child

The "Girl on Fire" singer announced the happy news via Instagram.

Sam Kling Named SVP Creative Ops at SESAC

The veteran Peermusic publisher will be based in organization's L.A. office.

Swizz Beatz Goes Back to School

The producer, songwriter and Alicia Keys' husband shells out $100,000 for Harvard Business School classes.

Monster Names Chaka Zulu as VP of Entertainment and Sports Marketing

The music executive and entrepreneur joins the electronic accessories company in the newly created position.

Swizz Beatz Purchases Co-Ownership Stake in Monster Cable Products

The music multihyphenate joins the advisory board of the company behind Beats by Dr. Dre.

Alicia Keys’ ‘Girl on Fire’: What the Critics Are Saying

The soulful chanteuse releases her fifth studio album on Nov. 27.

MTV to Give Back to Jersey Shore with Star-Studded ‘Restore the Shore’ Reverse Telethon

After the reality series made MTV massive profits, the fundraising effort enlists Adam Levine, Nicki Minaj, Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift, Britney Spears and more to personally thank donors on Thursday.