British Singer Rita Ora Files LawSuit Against Rapper Jay-Z And His Record Label
|British Singer Rita Ora Is Fed Up with Jay-Z's Record Label|
With his streaming service Tidal still struggling to take root, British singer Rita Ora has filed a lawsuit against Jay Z's label, Roc Nation.
Basically, she wants out.
All is not well in Jay Z's empire.
"When Rita signed, Roc Nation and its senior executives were very involved with her as an artist," the complaint reads.
suffered a revolving door of executives.
Rita's remaining supporters at the label left or moved on to other activities, to the point where she no longer had a relationship with anyone at the company."
Ora also claims she's become a one-woman pop star machine, shelling out for her own recording costs, videos and TV appearances.
According to Reports, most record industry disputes involving the "seven-year rule" have ended in a settlement or a renegotiated deal.
Ora released her first album under Roc Nation, Ora, in 2012.
This year she had a supporting role in Fifty Shades of Grey, and in August released a new single, Body on Me with Chris Brown. A sophomore album has yet to follow.