Convicted Rapper in Notable Spanish ‘Gag Law’ Case Arrested

A 24-hour standoff in Spain between police and a rapper barricaded with dozens of supporters in a university ended Tuesday with anti-riot officers arresting the artist and sending him to prison, where he’s set to serve a nine-month sentence for insulting the monarchy and glorifying terrorism.

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Spitting Rhymes and More

The rapper Quando Rondo faces a battery claim from the 16-year-old girl he spat on at the 2K18 Holiday Jam concert. An admission from the rapper whose real name is Tyquan Terrel Bowman is quoted in the complaint. “Idgaf That Bitch Spit On Me First And I Don’t Give AF About None of Y’all I’m Rich Y’all Broke,” Bowman posted to his 200,000-plus Instagram followers.

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Rapper Post Malone Fires Back in Fight Over Writing Credit

Rapper and singer Post Malone filed a copyright lawsuit in Manhattan federal court Tuesday to extinguish claims filed earlier in the day in Los Angeles by a Canadian musician who says he’s been denied credits for playing on an all-night jam session that birthed the 2019 hit pop song “Circles.”

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