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Update: Jay-Z Sued By Different Campbell

Posted By on February 25, 2008

As we previously reported, The New York Observer stated that Hip-Hop founder Clive "Kool Herc" Campbell filed a $5 million dollar claim along with the DA Black Defense League against Jay-Z. The paper has now printed a correction, stating "This story originally reported that the Clive Campbell who filed the lawsuit was the real name of DJ Kool Herc, a found of Hip-Hop," The Observer noted. "In fact, it is a different Clive Campbell. Mr Campbell is a Brooklyn-based activist."

To read about the lawsuit, check out the orriginal story here.