Morning Soul: The Way You Love Me Is Frightenin’

  • The family of Marvin Gaye struck back at Robin Thicke, filing a countersuit accusing the singer of stealing two additional songs along with his hit with Pharrell and T.I.,"Blurred Lines." [RS]
  • Spike Lee may direct Spinning Gold, the story of record executive Neil Bogart who helped launch the careers of Curtis Mayfield, Bill Withers, Gladys Knight, Parliament, Donna Summer and The Village People. [HR]
  • Several Los Angeles nightclubs are not happy about Chris Brown's three-month stint in rehab since the singer bailed on highly publicized events to focus on his "anger issues." [TMZ]
  • Diddy has teamed up with director Brian Grazer to remake King of New York, the cult classic starring Laurence Fishburne, Wesley Snipes and Christopher Walken. [EM]
  • Following Kanye West's recent remarks comparing Kim Kardashian to Michelle Obama, we can only wish this was First Lady's official response. [GL]
  • Beyoncé shared a snippet of "God Made You Beautiful" from her long-awaited album during an ad for her documentary, Life Is But A Dream. Is her whole life turning into a commercial for everything but her music? [HP]
  • Pebbles wants you to know something and finally released her official response to the allegations of mismanagement in CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story, including seeking a retraction and threatening legal action. [PR]

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