Kim Kardashian scores $17. 9 Million during marriage to NBA locked out player Kris Humphries.
The New York post pinned Kim’s earnings from the wedding at $17.9 million, a figure derived from adding up her various sponsorship deals and freebies. That’s overly simplistic, given the amount she’d have had to shell out to various agents for their cuts. But this is a woman who made $12 million the year before her wedding extravaganza and charged $2,500 entry to her birthday party. Using the $17.9 million figure as a crude estimate, Kim raked in just under $250,000 a day, and over $10,000 an hour, for her 72-day marriage.
EA’s fastest selling title!
Battlefield 3 is here and in a major way. The latest shooter in the long-running franchise hit the interweb and retailers last week and EA just announced that they moved 5 million units within the first week. For anyone that cares, that makes Battlefield 3 the fastest selling title in EA’s 29 year history. And for good reason. EA and DICE conducted a flawless marketing campaign for Battlefield 3. Read More
The Daily News reports:
Apple revealed it has a staggering $81.5 billion
of GWOP in cash in the bank, according to reports.
GWOP money than the United States government according to documents.
The tech giant disclosed parts of its 10K filing earlier this week, claiming it has 13.2 million square feet of building space, employs 60,400 full-time workers and made more than $37.5 billion in
GWOP cash profits during the last fiscal year.
But Chief Executive Tim Cook said that money is not “burning a hole in his pocket” and that he wasn’t going to do “silly things” with it.
Cook, who took over for Steve Jobs in August, told investors in a call Wednesday he was in no hurry to decide what his company will do with the money.
1. “Puss in Boots” (Paramount/DreamWorks Animation): Opened to $34 million. Opened overseas in three foreign markets, grossing $17 million.
2. “Paranormal Activity 3″ (Paramount): $18.5 million on its second weekend, down 65%. $17 million overseas in 48 foreign markets. Domestic total: $81.3 million. International total: $54.2 million.
3. “In Time” (Fox/New Regency): Opened to $12 million. Opened overseas in 35 foreign markets, grossing $14.5 million.
4. “Footloose” (Paramount): $5.4 million on its third weekend, down 48%. $1.4 million overseas in 20 foreign markets. Domestic total: $38.4 million. International total: $8.2 million.
5. “The Rum Diary” (FilmDistrict/GK Films): Opened to $5 million. Read More
The Dreamer, The Believer dropping this December. ‘Blue Sky’ is produced by No I.D. Video directed by Parris.
The former video vixen has signed with rapper Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang record label and is now preparing to release her debut album.
With her signing to Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang record company, former video vixen Lola Monroe is out to prove she’s more than just a pretty face.
“We got it in with Taylor Gang. We Taylored now,” the rapper said in an interview with Atlanta’s V-103.
Checkout this article on “5 Secrets the Music Industry doesn’t want you to know for aspiring artists”
Q-Tip said it back in 1991, “Industry Rule # 4080/ record company people are shady!” - A Tribe Called Quest, Check The Rhime (Throwback Video below)
Starting in the early days of the music business with Blues and Rock & Roll, payola was once the most popular underhand practice. Record companies and managers would bribe radio DJ’s to give their artists radio play. Although illegal, this practice has never stopped and continues to be used in 2011, albeit in more subtle forms. With the rise in new technology and the dominance of the internet threatening the music industry’s outdated business model, new “questionable” tactics have been developed to help labels stay afloat. Here are 5 secrets the music industry doesn’t want you to know! Check the full list after the jump.
The Guinness Book of World Records has just named THE MOUNTAINTOP star Samuel L. Jackson the highest-grossing actor of all time. Jackson’s films have earned over $7.42 billion since his film debut in 1972.
After gaining critical acclaim for his role in Jungle Fever in 1991, he appeared in films such as Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, True Romance and Jurassic Park. In 1994, he was cast as Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction, and his performance received several award nominations and critical acclaim.
Jackson has since appeared in over 100 films including Die Hard with a Vengeance, The 51st State, Jackie Brown, Unbreakable, The Incredibles, Black Snake Moan, Shaft, Snakes on a Plane, Coming to America as well as the Star Wars prequel trilogy and small roles in Quentin Tarantino‘s Kill Bill Vol. 2 and Inglourious Basterds.
One of the best things about the internet is that there is no such thing as age discrimination when it comes to being successful online. It doesn’t matter if you’re 12 or 80 years old, you have as much chance as anyone to become rich and famous through your online efforts. Checkout our list of successful online entrepreneurs who have made their dreams a reality through online business living the internet lifestyle. Read More
Curren$y, Trademark and Young Roddy, with help from the rest of The Jets, will drop their joint project, Jet World Order on November 29th.