lawsuit against Jay-Z and EMI Roc A-Fella records
1/25/2019 3:39 PM PST
Kanye West Sues Jay-Z Roc-A-Fella Records and EMI, the company that helped him start his career … because he claims He is guilty of much booty.
They filed two lawsuits on Friday … one against Roc-A-Fella, claiming he signed an exclusive record deal with the company. The lawsuit is heavily revised, but he asks for an explanation of his rights over a dispute he has and he wants money.
Kanye also filed suit against EMI April Music, claiming it owes him a music dispute.
According to TMZ's lawsuit in 2003, a year before he released his breakout album "College Dropout", he signed a contract with EMI. The lawsuit alleged that by the end of 201
These songs contain some of the most influential and successful songs in his catalog, though The suit is not specific.
The lawsuit is heavily edited, even though there is a dispute and he wants a judge to declare his rights under the contract – presumably for money.
He has hired one of the country's most powerful companies – Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, so the stakes are significantly high.