What else is going on?
Remember the “Douchebag pharmaceutical CEO” from the last issue of The Needle who bought the $2 million dollar Wu-Tang album? Well...this past week he got himself locked up on securities fraud and wire fraud charges. “Big Pharma, Meet Big Karma”. NY Times has the full story on that.
Lenny Kravitz’ non-profit dentistry in the Bahamas was raided and shut down. Why does Lenny Kravitz have a dentistry business in the Bahamas? No idea.
Next, The Beatles are finally coming to streaming services near you on Christmas Eve. Get ready for a popularity spike.
Last but not least: this past week, Michael Jackson’s Thriller became the first 30-times multi-platinum album of all time. Translation: the dude sold 30 million records in the US. Full Story on NPR.