First Dibs: Rihanna Wins Case Against British Retailer

Is Simon Cowell about to become a dad? One Direction leaves little off the table in their upcoming documentary, and DMX files for bankruptcy.

  • Let it be known: If you want to use Rihanna’s likeness, you’d better pay for the privilege. British clothing store Topshop lost a legal battle against the singer after selling a shirt featuring her image without her permission. [Reuters]
  • While shooting their documentary, This Is Us, the boys from One Direction had to let their guards down. Producer Ben Winston chats about the guys’ surprising candor during the filming. Winston also directed One Direction’s video for “Best Song Ever” and shares his vision in the clip below. [MTV]
  • According to a report, music mogul Simon Cowell is expecting a child with girlfriend Lauren Silverman. We’re wondering if fatherhood could make Simon just a little bit softer. [Us Magazine]
  • Rapper DMX is asking for bankruptcy protection, citing that he only has $50,000 in assets. He apparently owes over $1 million in child support and $21,000 on a vehicle lease. [NME]

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