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Quick News – Chingy, T.I., Nortorious B.I.G. & More!

Posted By on July 12, 2004

Still all about the jackpot, Chingy is naming his new album after the multi-state lottery Powerball.
The “Right Thurr” rapper originally planned to call his Jackpot follow-up The Soul of St. Louis, but he recently changed it to Power Ballin’.

The fallout from rapper T.I.’s use of a Georgia jail as a setting for a promotional video has resulted in the wresting of control of the facility away from the Fulton County Sheriff.

Biggie’s mother Voletta Wallace, and his widow, singer Faith Evans, along with other heirs filed a wrongful-death suit two years ago in federal court against the city of Los Angeles as well as former and current LAPD police chiefs, and it’s just been cleared to go to trial.

R. Kelly is hitting the road again. The R&B singer asked to go on tour for his new album Happy People/ U Saved Me, due August 24. Judge Vincent Gaughan decided that the singer may leave Illinois for the two-month tour as long as he checks in with his probation officer daily