Tagged: megaupload


A Year in Music: Duncan Cooper

Summing up a year listening to music is kind of like trying to talk about all the times you tied your shoelaces. Still, six editors at the FADER tried. Read what associate editor Duncan Cooper … read more »

POSTED December 19, 2012 5:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Feds Are Going After Swizz Beatz in Megaupload Case, After All

Feds are looking for a way to prosecute against shuttered file-sharing site Megaupload in the US, and they’re dragging Swizz Beatz back into their case. In a recent motion to dismiss the federal indictment against … read more »

POSTED July 19, 2012 11:29AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (13) TAGS: ,

Swizz Beatz is Not the CEO of Megaupload

Today, Megupload’s top lawyer tells Venture Beat that Swizz Beats is not, in fact, CEO of Megaupload. Attorney Ira Rothken says, “To my knowledge, Swizz Beatz was never involved in any meaningful way. He was … read more »

POSTED January 20, 2012 8:15PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , ,

Swizz Beatz is the CEO of Megaupload

Remember that “viral” Megaupload video a few weeks back, the one with a $3 million budget, where Kanye West and Lil Jon and Kim Kardashian bizarrely pledged allegiance to the file-sharing site’s “fast as hell” … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2012 6:50PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (17) TAGS: , , , , ,