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From Prince to Megan Thee Stallion: When record contracts go wrong

From Prince to Megan Thee Stallion: When record contracts go wrong

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Rapper Megan Thee Stallion claims that her record label is preventing her from releasing new music. The star, who released the platinum-selling single Hot Girl Summer last year, says she's been frozen out since asking to renegotiate her contract."I didn't really know what was in my contract," she explained on Instagram Live. "I was young. I was, like, 20.""So now they telling [me] that [I] can't drop no music. It's really just a greedy game," she added.The musician, whose real name is Megan Pete, signed her deal with 1501 Entertainment in 2018. She only became aware of problems with the contract last year when she hired a new management team."They were like, 'Do you know that this is in your contract?' And I was like, 'Oh, damn, ...
X Factor: Megan McKenna wins first celebrity series

X Factor: Megan McKenna wins first celebrity series

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Megan McKenna says she's "living her dream" after being crowned the winner of the X Factor: Celebrity.The ex-Towie star was in the final alongside The Chase quizzer Jenny Ryan, girl band V5 and identical twins Max and Harvey.She told viewers: "Thank you so much for everybody that voted for me, I'm living my dream and I can't even explain how excited I am."The 27-year-old wins a recording contract.Megan was mentored by Louis Walsh - it's the judge's second X Factor win after coaching Shayne Ward to victory in 2015.Her winning song was a cover version of It Must Have Been Love by the Swedish pop group Roxette.During the final, Simon Cowell told Megan the show had been "a redemption" for her following her time on The Only Way is Essex.Speaking about her time...
Women’s World Cup soccer: Megan Rapinoe leads USA over France

Women’s World Cup soccer: Megan Rapinoe leads USA over France

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June 28 (UPI) -- The United States Women's National Team escaped with a 2-1 win against France on Friday in the quarterfinals to advance to the semifinals of the Women's World Cup. The U.S. jumped out to a 2-0 lead before facing a furious attack from France in the second half. The Americans held off the rally to defeat the host French squad, setting up a semifinal matchup against England on Tuesday. "You have to give it up to the French team. I think they for sure outplayed us with the ball today," U.S. star Megan Rapinoe told reporters. "But we were so good defensively and we hit them where it hurt. This team has an unreal amount of heart." Rapinoe scored from a free kick to give the U.S. an early 1-0 lead. After Alex Morgan was fouled on the wing, Rapinoe capitalized on a free kick jus...
Megan McKenna mourns lost love in heartfelt track – weeks after Mike Thalassitis’ death

Megan McKenna mourns lost love in heartfelt track – weeks after Mike Thalassitis’ death

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The TOWIE star has been focusing on her music in recent months, seeing her pout her heart out in her new tracks.Although the pair had split months before, Megan revealed she was still coming to terms with his death, and headed to Nashville for some time away.During her trip, Megan focused on her music, and admitted recently on Loose Women that songwriting had been her therapy.As she shared the first snippet of her new track on Instagram, Megan sang heartfelt lyrics as it appeared to link to Mike’s death.Posting the clip to her 2.3m Instagram followers, she said: "Here it is, the first time I performed Everything But You at the iconic Bluebird cafe."This track is from my album Story Of Me," as she urged fans to go to her bio if they’re interested in tickets.Singing the song in the video, Me...
Megan Barton Hanson tries to scrape off ex-Wes Nelson’s name from joint gift with a KNIFE

Megan Barton Hanson tries to scrape off ex-Wes Nelson’s name from joint gift with a KNIFE

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The Love Island couple called things a day last week, but all appeared well between the pair as Megan Barton Hanson turned up to watch Wes on Dancing on Ice on Sunday.But things may have taken a sour turn if Megan's social media is anything to go by.Taking to her Instagram story, Megan shared a video clip of her aggressively trying to remove Wes’ name from a Christmas gift that the pair had received from her mum.The 24-year-old told her 1.8m followers: “Don’t know whether to laugh or cry.“So my mum got me and Wes a cheeseboard for Christmas after our cheese and wine night with the lube in the background. Related Articles “Being happy is a way of life not a destination”Wes Nelson“But we didn’t even get to use it, so let’s see if these ...