Rap kings lock horns

2010-06-19 08:22

Rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight and hip-hop star Kanye West have

faced off over a beef involving a bullet – with a New York City conference table

between them.

The two rap titans and their lawyers met yesterday for West to

answer questions about a celebrity-packed Miami Beach party where an unknown

gunman shot Knight in the leg.

West hosted the August 2005 fete.

Knight has sued the Grammy Award-winning West and the owners of the

club where the party was held.

He says they didn’t provide enough security.


and club owners have denied Knight’s claims of negligence.

Knight says he hoped a face-to-face encounter with West would

resolve the matter but it didn’t happen.

West’s lawyers didn’t immediately

return telephone and e-mail messages.


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