A lot of people have to file for bankruptcy. Unlike regular folks running into money troubles, celebrities like MC Hammer and Elton John have all had millions at their disposal, but found themselves in debt due to outrageous spending or a record contract that messes with their royalties... Perhaps even both.
The city of Oakland, Calif., has a rich and diverse music history. During the 1960s, the city developed the funk music scene, which sprouted influential bands like Sly & the Family Stone and Graham Central Station.
The annual Gathering of the Juggalos took place this weekend (Aug. 13, 14); and in case you are not familiar with the Gathering or the Juggalos, it's a weekend "bash" thrown by those rapping clowns known as Insane Clown Posse.