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Pitbull

Armando Christian Pérez (born January 15, 1981), better known by his stage name Pitbull, is an American rapper, singer-songwriter and record producer. His first recorded performance was from the Lil Jon album Kings of Crunk in 2002, after which he released his debut album in 2004 titled M.I.A.M.I. (short for Money Is a Major Issue) under TVT Records. Since then, he has released two other albums under the label, El Mariel in 2006 and The Boatlift in 2007. He then released Rebelution in 2009, which included singles "I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)" and "Krazy".

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Jeb Bush -- Recruiting Pitbull ... Key to the White House

Jeb Bush
Recruiting Pitbull ... Key to the White House

The 2016 presidential election could come down to one man ... PITBULL ... and Jeb Bush knows it.  There have been reports that both Democrats and Republicans… READ MORE >

Pitbull Sues Oakley for Shady Sunglasses Deal

Pitbull
Sues Oakley For Shady Sunglasses Deal

Oakley is keeping Pitbull in the dark, and he ain't happy about it -- he says the sunglasses giant is slapping his name on a line of shades without his approval, so now he's suing. In the suit,… READ MORE >

- 104 days ago
'Timber' -- Harmonica Player Claims 'Timber' Ripped My Riff

'Timber'
Harmonica Player Claims 'Timber' Ripped My Riff

Pitbull and Kesha may have unknowingly dabbled in stolen goods when they recorded "Timber"  ... so says a songwriter who claims the song is a rip-off of one of his tunes.Lee Oskar -- a… READ MORE >

- 333 days ago
Pitbull -- Sues to Jock Block 'Pit Bull' ... the Cocktail

Pitbull
Sues to Jock Block 'Pit Bull' ... The Cocktail

Rapper Pitbull doesn't want his fans getting drunk on the wrong vodka recipe ... so he's suing to stop a booze company from slapping his name on their product. Pitbull filed a federal lawsuit… READ MORE >

- 370 days ago
Jennifer Lopez -- Asstounding

Jennifer Lopez
Asstounding

Jennifer Lopez's ass went all "Fatal Attraction" in a tiny pair of tropical shorts ... shouting to the world: "I'm not gonna be ignored." The 44-year-old mother of two flaunted her… READ MORE >

- 466 days ago
Akon to Egyptian Singer -- Pitbull's My Dawg ... But He's Not My Bitch

Akon to Egyptian Singer
Pitbull's My Dawg ... But He's Not My Bitch

Akon does not have Pitbull on a short leash, and never promised the rapper would perform for an Egyptian singer's music video ... this according to new legal docs filed by Akon. TMZ… READ MORE >

- 478 days ago
Egyptian Singer Sues Akon For Not Having Pitbull on a Leash

Egyptian Singer
Sues Akon For Not Having Pitbull on a Leash

Rapper Pitbull torpedoed a famous Egyptian singer's music video -- after the singer spent hundreds of thousands to produce it -- and it's all Akon's fault ... this according to a new… READ MORE >

- 488 days ago
Insane Clown Posse to GQ Magazine -- How DARE You Call Us the Worst Rappers Ever

Insane Clown Posse to GQ
SCREW YOU How DARE You Call Us the Worst Rappers Ever???

You don't diss Insane Clown Posse and get away with it -- at least that's the lesson the rappers are teaching GQ Magazine for calling 'em the worst rappers of all time ... telling TMZ, GQ's… READ MORE >

- 682 days ago
Jennifer Lopez -- Shots Fired Near Music Video Shoot

Jennifer Lopez
Shots Fired Near Music Video Shoot

Jennifer Lopez -- wearing a tiny bikini -- was escorted off the set of a music video shoot in Ft. Lauderdale this weekend after three gunshots rang out right near the production.  Lopez… READ MORE >

- 748 days ago
Lindsay Lohan -- Gets Her ASS KICKED in Legal Fight with Pitbull

Lindsay Lohan
Gets Her ASS KICKED in Legal Fight with Pitbull

Pitbull didn't just win his legal war with Lindsay Lohan ... he ANNIHILATED HER ... TMZ has learned. We broke the story ... Lohan sued the rapper in 2011 for using her name in his hit song "Give… READ MORE >

- 822 days ago

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