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2016 In Review

The 18 Beefiest Music Beefs Of 2016

It's been such a shitty year that making a list of the biggest music beefs -- like I did last year, and the site has…
James Rettig | December 16, 2016 - 12:03 pm

The Week In Pop

Has The Super Bowl Become Music’s Biggest Event?

In 1966, the National Football League decided to merge with its rival organization, the upstart American Football League. Although the two leagues wouldn't actually become…
Chris DeVille | February 4, 2016 - 3:07 pm

2015 In Review

Streaming War Pigs: Apple, Tidal, Spotify, & The Year In Music Services

In June 2015, a week before the official launch of Apple Music, I was given an in-depth pre-release demonstration of the new streaming service. I…
Michael Nelson | December 17, 2015 - 11:02 am

More Martin Shkreli stories

After Martin Shkreli Conviction, What Will Happen To Wu-Tang Album?

Two unreleased, collectible rap albums may go up for auction following the criminal conviction of the albums' owner, pharmaceutical company investor Martin Shkreli.
Associated Press | March 15, 2018 - 8:10 pm

Martin Shkreli Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison

Martin Shkreli is going to prison, y'all! The big pharma weasel-person who became infamous for inflating the price of an anti-parasite drug called Daraprim from…
Chris DeVille | March 9, 2018 - 2:46 pm

Federal Judge Orders Martin Shkreli To Forfeit Wu-Tang Clan Album

As part of his conviction for securities fraud, Judge Kiyo Matsumoto ordered Martin Shkreli to forfeit $7.36 million in assets, including the Wu-Tang Clan album…
Maggie Serota / Spin | March 5, 2018 - 2:00 pm

The Feds Are After Martin Shkreli’s Wu-Tang Album

After losing his freedom, Martin Shkreli might also lose his Wu-Tang Clan album. On Thursday, prosecutors asked Brooklyn Federal Court Judge Kiyo Matsumoto to seize…
Brian Josephs / Spin | December 1, 2017 - 12:11 pm

Martin Shkreli Is In Jail For Threatening Hillary Clinton And His $2M Wu-Tang Album Might Not Even Be A Real Wu-Tang Album

Renowned big pharma fuck boy Martin Shkreli is currently in prison serving time for securities fraud. His initial $5 million bail was revoked Wednesday because…
Grace Birnstengel | September 15, 2017 - 8:24 pm

Martin Shkreli Is Selling His One-Of-A-Kind Wu-Tang Album On eBay

If you’re a fabulously rich person who was pissed off that Martin Shkreli snapped up Once Upon A Time In Shaolin before you, now’s your…
Andy Cush / Spin | September 6, 2017 - 2:37 pm

Martin Shkreli Streams His $2 Million Wu-Tang Clan Album During Livestream Interview

After making headlines back in May for leaking unreleased tracks from Lil Wayne's long-awaited Tha Carter V album, Martin Shkreli is back in the limelight…
Nerisha Penrose / Billboard | August 7, 2017 - 4:01 pm

Martin Shkreli Convicted Of Fraud

Martin Shkreli is going to prison! Shkreli, the pharma-bro CEO who became a national nemesis when he raised the price of AIDS/cancer relief drug Daraprim…
Chris DeVille | August 4, 2017 - 3:20 pm

Martin Shkreli Announces Event To Hear Unreleased Wu-Tang And Other Rare Music

Martin Shkreli is a deplorable shitface -- or as Ghostface Killah put it so eloquently, "a fake-ass supervillain" -- but one who knows how to…
Pranav Trewn | February 15, 2017 - 2:08 pm

Martin Shkreli Leaked A Track From Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter V

Snot weasel Martin Shkreli is always threatening to leak unreleased material, though he rarely follows through, but apparently he's gotten a hold of Lil Wayne's…
James Rettig | December 23, 2016 - 4:14 pm

Martin Shkreli Shares Unreleased Wu-Tang Music Following Donald Trump’s Win

Last year, Martin Shkreli, the attention-seeking pharmaceutical price-gouging villain who used to fund the New York indie Collect Records, paid a reported $2 million for…
Tom Breihan | November 9, 2016 - 9:20 am

Martin Shkreli Promises To Release Unheard Nirvana And Beatles Music If Trump Wins

Walking pharma scrotum Martin Shkreli is of course voting for Donald Trump. His contribution to Trump's campaign (and ploy to get some attention for himself)…
Collin Robinson | October 27, 2016 - 4:15 pm

Martin Shkreli, Wu-Tang Clan Sued Over Album Artwork

Another day, another headline about the Wu-Tang Clan and Martin Shkreli. This time, instead of an update on their ongoing war of egos, here's news…
Chris DeVille | February 10, 2016 - 9:43 am

Ghostface Killah Spends 12 Minutes Annihilating Martin Shkreli On YouTube

The absurd saga of Martin Shkreli and Ghostface Killah has gone somewhere beyond ridiculous into a new twilight zone of insanity. After the Wu-Tang rapper…
Tom Breihan | February 9, 2016 - 11:32 am