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Kesha’s Career Could Be ‘Effectively Over’ As a Result of Lawsuit Against Dr. Luke

Kesha’s lawsuit against her former producer DJ Dr. Luke is continuing to move at a slow and complicated pace, so she’s filed a temporary injunction with the judge in hopes of being able to resume her career.

Kaitlyn Laurie | September 23, 2015 - 4:49 pm

Kesha’s New Allegations Against Dr. Luke: He Threatened to Kill My Dog

The heated legal battle between Kesha and Dr. Luke continues.

According to new legal documents, Kesha’s ex-producer Dr. Luke threatened to kill her dog during a heated recording session. Because you know, that’s a healthy way to respond during a disagreement, or after one hits a bad note…

Kaitlyn Laurie | July 9, 2015 - 11:24 am

Dr. Luke Sues Kesha’s Lawyer for Defamation

It’s starting to become harder and harder to follow Kesha and Dr. Luke’s heated legal battle with so many lawsuits flying around.

After Kesha filed a lawsuit against her longtime collaborator accusing him of “sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally” abusing her for the past decade, and after she was hit back with separate litigation from

Gabrielle Chung | December 8, 2014 - 12:49 pm

Kesha’s Mom Is Suing Dr. Luke for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

The lawsuits keep on flying.

As Kesha and Dr. Luke continue to be embroiled in a nasty legal battle in which the former claimed the latter had sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally  abused her, the songstress’ mother, Pebe Sebert, is filing a lawsuit of her own against the music producer.

According to…

Gabrielle Chung | December 3, 2014 - 8:00 pm

Kesha’s Lawyer: Dr. Luke Raped Lady Gaga

Kesha’s lawyer, Mark Geragos, claims Dr. Luke was the music producer who raped Lady Gaga when she was only a teenager.

Following Gaga’s shocking revelation on The Howard Stern Show, in which the Mother Monster opened up about being sexually assault by an older man when she was just 19, Geragos tweeted out…

Gabrielle Chung | December 2, 2014 - 9:00 pm

Lily Allen Dresses Up As “Dr. Luke” — Kesha’s Alleged Sexual Abuser — for Halloween

There’s nothing better than a topical costume, right?

Lily Allen apparently thought so when she stepped out to Kate Hudson’s star-studded Halloween party dressed as someone named Dr. Luke. Though the “Hard Out Here” songstress didn’t necessarily looked like the mega-producer of the same name who’s worked with the likes of Katy Perry

Gabrielle Chung | October 31, 2014 - 1:05 pm

Dr. Luke Suing Kesha’s Mother Pebe Sebert Over Smear Campaign and Extortion

The lawsuits are flying!

Dr. Luke is suing Kesha’s mother. The music producer, has been accused by Kesha of sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abusing her, has filed a lawsuit against her mother, Pebe Sebert, claiming she orchestrated a smear campaign of lies against him and tried to extort him in desperate attempts…

Michael Prieve | October 29, 2014 - 11:46 am

The Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne: Kesha Told Me That Dr. Luke Would “Kill” Her

One of Kesha’s closest friends and collaborator, Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips, is speaking out about the “Timber” singer and her relationship with her alleged abuser, Dr. Luke.

In an interview with Radio.com, the frontman says he sensed “anxiety” from Kesha when they were working together on the now-shelved collaborative album –…

Gabrielle Chung | October 23, 2014 - 8:34 pm

Kesha Said Dr. Luke Did Not Sexually Assault Her While Under Oath

There’s been a twist in Kesha’s lawsuit against longtime producer Dr. Luke.

In a 2011 deposition obtained by TMZ, the “Timber” singer claimed that Dr. Luke — born Lukasz Gottwald — did not sexually assault her, contradicting her current allegations that her frequent collaborator “sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abused” her for a decade.

Gabrielle Chung | October 21, 2014 - 5:45 pm

Kesha Wrote About Alleged Dr. Luke Abuse in Fan Letters From Rehab

The saga between Kesha and Dr. Luke continues.

In the wake of Kesha’s lawsuit again Dr. Luke, in which she claims that he “sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abused” her for a decade, responses to fan letters penned by the songstress detailing his abuse have surface.

Gabrielle Chung | October 20, 2014 - 3:15 pm

Kesha’s Doctors Will Provide Evidence of Dr. Luke Sexual Abuse

Reports have gone back and forth as to whether Kesha made up the sexual abuse allegations against Dr. Luke in order to get out of her long-time contract with the producer… However, the singer’s doctors can allegedly provide evidence that supports her case.

While Dr. Luke continues to claim extortion and has filed

Kendall Fisher | October 16, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Why Kesha Finally Decided to File a Lawsuit Against Dr. Luke

On Tuesday reports emerged that Kesha had filed a lawsuit against her longtime producer Dr. Luke for alleged sexual, physical and emotional abuse.

The filed claims that the mega-producer had abused the songstress for a span of 10 years, which has many people wondering what took Kesha so long to finally come forth…

Kendall Fisher | October 16, 2014 - 8:30 am

Dr. Luke Fires Back After Kesha Accuses Him of Sexual Abuse

Dr. Luke is calling Kesha a liar.

The mega-producer is firing back after the “Timber” singer accused him of sexually, physicaly and verbally abusing her over the last 10 years.

However, Luke is saying the whole thing is a “pack of lies,” and is filing a lawsuit right back at her.

Kendall Fisher | October 14, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Kesha Alleges Dr. Luke Sexually and Physically Abused Her, Almost Led to Death

Kesha has opened up for the first time since her release from rehab about the immense amount of abuse she’s allegedly faced from her longtime producer Dr. Luke, saying she was sexually, physically, verbally and emotionally abused by him for 10 years–a situation that almost led to her death.

The pop star is…

Kendall Fisher | October 14, 2014 - 1:15 pm

Ke$ha’s Mother Joins Her Daughter in Rehab

Ke$ha’s struggle with an eating disorder has taken its toll not only on the singer but her immediate family as well. The singer’s mother has apparently checked herself into rehab in an attempt to deal with stress. And strangely enough, she has chosen to enter the same facility as her daughter.

Jason Marshall | January 11, 2014 - 8:30 pm

Dr. Luke Not Joining ‘American Idol’ After All

So much for that: Record producer Lukasz Gottwald, better known as “Dr. Luke,” will not be joining American Idol next season due to a conflict of interest with Sony, The Hollywood Reporter reported Monday. If true, that will leave one spot open on the judges’ table currently filled by Keith Urban (confirmed) and Jennifer Lopez

| August 27, 2013 - 9:00 am

Music Producer Dr. Luke Joining ‘American Idol’ as Third Judge: Report

And Dr. Luke makes three…

Deadline is reporting that the 39-year-old music producer is closing a deal with American Idol for the show’s third judge’s seat.

Luke’s lengthy resume includes songs made famous by Kelly Clarkson, Britney Spears, Ke$ha, Flo Rida and Katy Perry, among others.

Peggy Truong | August 25, 2013 - 11:09 am

Is Dr. Luke The Prescription To Fix ‘American Idol’?

Hot off the presses comes yet another report about the ever-changing American Idol judges’ panel. In their eternal search for the perfect judge to stop hemorrhaging ratings, another name has been tossed into the ring (no, Paula Abdul isn’t coming back) Dr. Luke, producer extraordinaire, could be joining the show. The Good Doctor, Us Weekly

Robert Kessler | August 19, 2013 - 4:30 pm

One Direction’s ‘Take Me Home’ Features Unusual Potential Hit from Dr. Luke

One Direction’s sophomore album, Take Me Home, hasn’t dropped yet, but it already boasts a hit single — “Live While We’re Young” — and two tracks by British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran.

There’s another track that’s getting some serious buzz, thanks to the hitmaker behind it. Superstar producer Dr. Luke is lending his talents to…

Crystal Bell | September 27, 2012 - 12:15 pm