Rita Ora Settles Legal Dispute with Jay Z's Roc Nation
Rita Ora's lawsuit against Jay Z's Roc Nation has finally settled out of court. On December 2015, the british singer file her suit at the Los Angeles Supreme Court, stating that the label had neglected her in favor of promoting the athletes in represents, and requested that they let her out of her 10-year contract. Roc Nation responded a month later with a $2.3 million counter-suit, requesting compensation for the funding they had put into promoting Rita's sophomore album, which is yet to be released.
A document filed to the New York Supreme Court this week reveals the pair have now settled things out of court and Rita is free to choose a new label and release new music.
Rita Ora and Jay Z's Roc Nation Settles Legal Dispute Out of Court
A source confirms to Billboard that Ora has signed with Warner Music, though specifics of the deal have not been disclosed. Requests to Roc Nation for confirmation of a settlement between Ora and the company were not returned.
Jay Z and Rita Ora when the going was good
Over the Weekend, the over joyed singer took to her Snapchat to signal a new era for her career. In the post, the she shares a photo of two pieces of paper with smiley-faced suns covering them, along with the caption "Contract time!!"
So, Jay Z and Rita Ora have officially parted way! She can now recording new albums.