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R. Kelly Gets Sued For Back Child Support — Tha Wire [VIDEO]

R.Kelly is reportedly thousands of dollars behind in child support payments.  His ex-wife is fed-up and filed suit.

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The Pied Pipers ex-wife, dancer and reality star of ‘R&B Diva’s L.A.’, Andrea Kelly has filed suit claiming Kells missed at least one of his $20,833 per-month payments.  That’s PER MONTH people.  Now let me put this in perspective, R. Kelly’s worth about $150 million dollars and unfortunately making money like that has it’s pros and cons.  By the way, this is allegedly the second time Kells fell behind on his payments.  Last year he fell behind by about $100 thousand, but caught everything up without incident.

However, this go around may not go so smoothly because the singer is also facing jail time.  According to reports, R. Kelly missed a separate child custody court date back in November and the judge presiding over the case is not happy about that.   Apparently, the judge warned if he fails to appear on the rescheduled date of March 27 could get 30 days to six months in jail.

Listen to Tha Wire below and find out what a source close to the situation told the New York Post.

In other news, Pharrell Williams is the golden boy of music and riding high on success these days.  He jump started 2014 with a Producer of the Year Grammy and there’s no signs of the 40-year old slowing down as he gears up to drop a new solo album, ‘G I R L.’

There isn’t much info as far as song titles and artist features other than the fact that the album will have a total of 10 tracks on it.  I do know that his monster hit ‘Happy’ will be on the LP and ‘G I R L’ is available for pre-order on iTunes now, with a hard copy of the CD arriving in stores March 3rd.   Meanwhile, get the scoop on what Pharrell’s got up his sleeves in the next couple of weeks and learn how you can see him live.

Get more details below with Tha Wire.

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Finally, Forbes magazine has been crowning “Hip Hop Cash Kings” for more than seven years.  Jay Z, Diddy, and Dr. Dre always manage to be among the biggest shot callers in the game and now Forbes is breaking down the top 10 rappers under the age of 30.   The “Hip Hop Cash Princes” list features Forbes most likely rappers to join the Cash Kings list in the near future.  The 2014 Hip Hop Cash Princes list includes

1.)  25-year old A$AP Rocky pulled in an astonishing $96 million between January 2013 and January 2014 and is estimated to be worth $245 million.

2.)  25-year old Big Sean earn $8 million last year

3.)  29-year old J. Cole is worth about $6 million

4.)  Wale is sitting at about $5 million

5.)  22-year old Azealia Banks pulled in over $1 million before management and lawyer fees, mostly through live shows last year.

Get the low down on other young rappers who made the list now.  Press play to hear Tha Wire now.

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