Aretha Franklin's Assets Stolen Before Her Death: Report

Aretha Franklin handed away final August, and your entire world mourned her loss of life because the Queen Soul. Franklin has one probably the most storied careers in all music. She’s toured the world and have become the primary feminine artist to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Fame. She gained 18 Grammys in her lifetime, together with two legacy awards. The accolades on her resume would take hours to dissect, and her affect within the music trade is simple. When Franklin handed away, her property was thrust right into a battle with the IRS, who claimed that she owed hundreds of thousands in again taxes. Now, TMZ reviews that Franklin’s belongings have been stolen earlier to her passing. 

Law enforcement sources inform the media website a legal probe found that somebody had been utilizing Aretha’s funds. The precise quantity that had been siphoned and used was not disclosed. The unique report pertaining to the funds was filed final June, simply two months earlier than Franklin handed away. The investigation into Franklin’s funds will proceed, however the IRS and authorized charges threaten to take no matter cash her property has saved away. Hopefully, legislation enforcement will catch the thief and assist carry somewhat solace to these dealing with Franklin’s property.  

Mac Miller's Family Seeks To Know Exactly What He Left Behind: Report

The loss of life Mac Miller was one essentially the most sudden and tragic loss of life in hip-hop this yr. The rapper was discovered useless in his California residence in September because of a deadly mixture cocaine and fentanyl. The rapper’s lawyer was appointed as the private rep for his property in October whereas his dad and mom and brother had been listed as trustees. However, Mac’s sudden loss of life left his household with the duty discovering out precisely what he left behind.

Mac Miller's Family Seeks To Know Exactly What He Left Behind: Report
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According to courtroom paperwork obtained by the Blast, Mac Miller’s household not too long ago requested the decide appoint a probate referee to appraise the rapper’s belongings left together with his property together with private property, money, and actual property. The data pertaining to Mac’s price is scarce. The rapper’s property hasn’t been capable of slim down precisely how a lot cash Mac left behind. They’re additionally seeking to discover out the worth his royalties in addition to the price his title and likeness.

The probate referee will be capable of decide an estimation the longer term price Mac’s royalties from music. Once the household receives the appraisal Mac’s property, they’re going to be capable of work out which beneficiaries in his belief will obtain which embody his brother and fogeys. The rapper’s lawyer, who was dubbed the private rep for his property, was appointed in 2013 when Mac arrange a belief. 

Timberwolves Trade Jimmy Butler To Philadelphia 76ers In Package Deal

The Jimmy Butler saga has seemingly come to an finish in Minnesota, as ESPN’s Zach Lowe and Adrian Wojnarowski are each reporting deal has been struck with the Philadelphia 76ers. Just when the Toronto Raptors have been pulling away from the remainder the pack within the Eastern Conference, an influence shuffle has occurred with out the Sixers’ needing to maneuver any the items their core. However, they did have to surrender worth to acquire Jimmy Butler’s providers.

As per the settlement, Philadelphia will ship Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, and a 2020 second-round decide to Minnesota for Jimmy Butler and ahead Justin Patton. Considering Minnesota has already recognized its core, for higher or for worse, gaining precious complimentary property like Covington and Saric strikes me as a bit a coup, contemplating the fers they left on the desk.

It’s being reported that Minnesota will possible waive Jerryd Bayless’ contract in an effort to create roster flexibility. The price for Jimmy Butler would have been even increased, had the Sixers been given the reassurance Jimmy Butler would signal on longterm. With his acquisition, Philadelphia’s NBA title odds have jumped from 30-1 to 16-1. 

The query that begs asking: is Butler a match with “The Process?” We’ll have to attend and see.

Ok. Michelle Shows Off Her Natural Assets: "Say What Now?"

Ok. Michelle is ending her 2018 on a extra pure notice in comparison with how she began it. Earlier within the 12 months, Michelle went from being a “horny ant” to a extra pure lady after having 4 surgical procedures to take away her butt implants that was inflicting her critical well being points. ” I HAVE A LONG strategy to go aesthetically earlier than I’m flexing for the gram, however I’m nearly there!” she stated again in April, and it seems to be just like the day is right here. 

Michelle has lately posted a trio images displaying f her determine and plump bottom with the primary put up clearly in reference to any adverse remarks she’s been receiving on-line –  “Say What Now?” she captions the booty selfie. The subsequent set posts catches her taking extra selfies after arriving residence from work. “I like myself, and no one will ever take that from me once more,” she wrote. 

“I’ve gone via a bodily transformation, a psychological transformation, I believe I’m extra powerful,” she advised PEOPLE after her surgical procedure. “I’ve at all times been a fighter and capable of survive nevertheless it’s made me take note of different individuals round me and all of the issues I take as a right. Now, I don’t take a minute as a right. 

Mac Miller's Attorney Appointed As Personal Rep For His Estate: Report

A choose has permitted Mac Miller’s will, The Blast experiences. The court docket has ficially appointed his lawyer, David Byrnes because the ficial private consultant Mac Miller’s property. While Byrnes serves as the private consultant, Mac Miller’s dad and mom and brother have been additionally given tasks in dealing with his property. His dad and mom have been additionally listed as beneficiaries in his 2013 will.

While the choose permitted Byrnes being in cost Mac Miller’s property, he’ll have to watch all the cash and provides a report on the small print surrounding the distribution Mac Miller’s property.

The loss of life Mac Miller hit the hip-hop group laborious. At the top the month, some his closest collaborators will likely be getting collectively to carry out at “The Celebration Of Life” profit live performance in Mac Miller’s honor. Mac’s mother made the announcement a couple of weeks in the past. The profit live performance will embrace performances from some Mac’s closest mates and collaborators within the hip-hop group together with Chance The Rapper, Vince Staples, Earl Sweatshirt, ScHoolBoy Q, Travis Scott, SZA, Thundercat and extra. All the proceeds from the live performance will go in the direction of Mac Miller’s Circles Fund group which supplies  “programming, assets and alternatives to youth from underserved communities by way of arts and group constructing.” The live performance is ready to happen on October 31st at The Greek Theatre in L.A.

The Game's Weed Business May Lose Profits To Pay $7M Debt

Priscilla Rainey is not giving up on amassing her $7 million from The Game. Back in March, Priscilla (who received a judgment in opposition to The Game after alleging that he groped her naked vagina and buttocks) is coming after the rapper for a second time asking him to show his property. According to The Blast, as an alternative presenting his regular property to the decide equivalent to his quite a few vehicles and his $2.7 million dwelling in Calabasas, Priscilla is now going after his marijuana funding fund, Trees By Game, LLC.

Priscilla despatched a subpoena to the corporate demanding data on how a lot cash the corporate has made in addition to the prits in hopes lastly amassing her cash. 

Priscilla was beforehand a contestant on The Games’ VH1 present “She’s Got Game” and claimed the rapper violated her backstage. When the case was first filed, The Game clapped again calling her a liar saying everybody else on set is aware of he didn’t go close to her. 

“Every lady on that present will inform u I by no means touched this chick or ever desired to be anyplace close to her. She acquired kicked f the present & consequently she filed this lame lawsuit which was in all probability her intentions earlier than the present was ever even began,” he wrote on Instagram. “She was begging for my consideration your complete time we shot the present & was given the final word Major League Baseball CURVE ball in order that upset her & made her lil wee wee laborious so she did what all chicks like her do when life provides them no different choices…. They sue you.”

Will & Jada Smith Named In Duane Martin’s $1.4 Million Bankruptcy Lawsuit

Will and Jada Smith have unfortunately been dragged into Duane and Tisha Campbell Martin‘s divorce and bankruptcy. According to The Blast Will and Jada once loaned Duane over $1 million and now their names are being drawn since Duane is being accused hiding $2.6 million under a company named Roxe LLC.

According to the publication, the trustee alleges that Duane set up Roxe LLC to get ownership a mansion. After paying $900,000 in 2006 for the home, he then borrowed over a million from the bank for construction on the house. He allegedly defaulted on his loan, then used his company to buy back his home using the money borrowed from Will and Jada. Roxe LLC then owned the home, and Duane and Tisha entered into a deal with their own company to rent the mansion for $5,000 a month. 

Earlier this year, the Above The Rim actor listed the home for $2,695,000 with intention keeping the prit, including the money owed to Will and Jada that would total $1.3 million if sold at asking price.

The trustee believes the lease by Roxe LLC was a scam and urges Duane to turn over his assets to pay his creditors. 

Chris Brown Flexes Flashy Cars Amidst Child Support Battle: "Thanos Send His Regards"

Chris Brown has a mean swagger and supplements his style with the finer things that his money can buy. The latest includes two luxurious whips.

The singer stunted on us all with photos his colorful cars. The first comes in a shiny metallic gold, complete with a Nike logo for additional sauce. According to his captions, this is the type ride he might hop into when he’s “about to go hoop.”

The next one channels the popular Marvel villain, Thanos, in its color. Chris leans on it, with a tilted hat, looking like a modernized G. 

Flexing is cool. The context his stunting isn’t optimal, however. The RnB star is currently in court, battling against his baby mama’s financial request. The mother his four-year-old claims that the child support he already pays should be increased based on his income. If his lawyers planned to undervalue his assets as a loophole-y tactic, they might have to forgo the approach if he continues to flaunt his riches. 

According to his ex, his daughter shares the same bed as her and is unhappy with her living arrangements. The child is also said to have turned to stealing from her grandma to help her mom make ends meet. 

Kevin Garnett Is Suing Accountant He Alleges Stole $77 Million From Him

TMZ is reporting that Kevin Garnett is accusing his former accountant pilfering $77 million from his $343 million career earnings. Garnett claims Michael Wertheim is guilty skimming the accrued funds with the help a crooked wealth manager. Garnett believes that both men acted together in the interest a split purse. Charles A. Banks IV, the allegedly crooked wealth manager, is accused committing the theft, but Kevin has filed a motion to include Wertheim in the lawsuit which is moment’s away from heading to federal court in Minnesota.

The court document reads that Banks’ plan included forcing Garnett to live on a fiscal budget so the two “crooks” could finick with a greater pool cash. One example which occurred in 2013. According to Garnett, Wertheim not only refused his request for $40,000 his own money, but proceeded to berate him on his spending habits. Then within the same 8-day span, the wealth manager “colluding” with Wertheim allegedly stole $8 million Kevin Garnett’s liquid assets.

Michael Wertheim vehemently denies any involvement with Charles A. Banks IV, or any wrongdoing on his own accord. He and his attorney have said they will “vigorously” fight this case, in order to clear his name.

Da Brat Reportedly Facing Jail Time In Bankruptcy Case

We recently posted on reports that Da Brat has filed for bankruptcy with her debt totalling near $7 million. A good chunk her debt ($6.4 million) is owed to former cheerleader Shayla Stevens after Da Brat assaulted her by hitting her in the head with a bottle at a club years ago. According to new documents from The Blast, Brat may be facing jail time since blowing f a court order surrounding the case. 

It seems as though Da Brat thought filing for bankruptcy would clear her from paying Shayla since she reportedly alerted her team that she has no money. Shayla’s lawyers have no mercy and are petitioning to get Da Brat in court to show her financial records and want her held in contempt for skipping on previous hearings. The “Give It To You” rapper thinks Shayla and her team are being unreasonable and notes how the possibility jail time for contempt will make things a lot harder to pay Shayla back. 

As stated before, Da Brat’s assets may help her clear some her bills. Apparently “her assets include a 1999 Mercedes 238i ($5k), a 2014 BMW 328i ($15k), and a 2016 Jeep Wrangler ($23k).” Other materialistic items include furniture, jewellery, clothing and electronics.