Shalom Life | August 02, 2014

Drake and Chris Brown Offered $1 Million to Fight in Boxing Ring

The hip hop rivals have been offered big money to duke it out.

By: Sarah Bauder

Published: June 26th, 2012 in Culture » Society » News

Drake and Chris Brown Offered $1 Million to Fight in Boxing Ring
It’s been not yet a fortnight since the nightclub melee betwixt Drake and Chris Brown, and already the pair could cash in on the feud. Celebrity Boxing promoter Damon Feldman has said that Alki David, a billionaire entrepreneur, is willing to fork over $1 million to each musician, plus give an addition million to charity.

“Obviously they have a grudge. It’s just three 1-minute rounds. No one will get seriously hurt,” Feldman told the New York Daily News.

Of course, it remains to be seen whether said proposed pay-per-view match would ever come to fruition, but Los Angeles or Las Vegas (not surprisingly) would be ideal locales.

“We have promoted 55 Celebrity Fights and this would be the most interesting of all,” Feldman continued.

The violent June 14th brawl transpired in New York’s W.i.P. nightclub, and left at least eight people injured. According to reports, it was allegedly over Drake and Brown’s respective relationships with pop chanteuse, Rihanna. As a result of the fight, W.i.P. has been found in violation of 14 separate codes and was closed down by the State Liquor Authority. Likewise, San Antonio Spurs star Tony Parker, who suffered a severe eye injury as a result of thrown glass, is suing the club for $20 million. He also stated that he could miss playing for France’s national team in the London 2012 Olympics next month.

Neither Drake nor Brown has commented on the proposed boxing match.
The Top Ten Leonard Cohen Songs The Top Ten Leonard Cohen Songs TrendingJoan Rivers Defends Israel Again, Blames Pro-Gaza Opinions On Bad PR [VIDEO] Joan Rivers Defends Israel Again, Blames Pro-Gaza Opinions On Bad PR [VIDEO] TrendingDianna Agron Stars in New Sam Smith Music Video Dianna Agron Stars in New Sam Smith Music Video Trending
 

Spike Jonze to Guest Star on HBO’s ‘Girls’

August 01, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Spike Jonze to Guest Star on HBO’s ‘Girls’

The 'Her' director is joining an ever-growing list of celebrity guests stars

Read More

Drake Announces OVO Pop-Up Shop in Toronto During Music Festival [PHOTOS]

August 01, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Drake Announces OVO Pop-Up Shop in Toronto During Music Festival [PHOTOS]

A new clothing line will be premiered on Friday in Drake's hometown

Read More

Sarah Michelle Gellar to Host Mattel Party For Children’s Hospital

August 01, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Sarah Michelle Gellar to Host Mattel Party For Children’s Hospital

Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA is celebrating its 15th annual Mattel Party on the Pier.

Read More

Autism in the IDF: Meet the Soldiers of Intelligence Unit 9900

August 01, 2014 | By IDF Blog
Autism in the IDF: Meet the Soldiers of Intelligence Unit 9900

Special intelligence Unit 9900 is dedicated to everything related to geography, including mapping, interpretation of aerial and satellite photographs and space research.

Read More

Israel's Farmigo App Lets You Buy Food Straight from Local Farmers

August 01, 2014 | By Dyana So, NoCamels
Israel's Farmigo App Lets You Buy Food Straight from Local Farmers

Farmigo is more than just another eco-friendly startup embracing technology to improve lifestyles

Read More

New Israeli Study Links Alzheimer's to Brain Hyperactivity

August 01, 2014 | By Viva Sarah Press
New Israeli Study Links Alzheimer's to Brain Hyperactivity

Research offers the potential for restoring memory and protecting the brain of patients with this debilitating disease

Read More

How Humanitarian Pressure Helped Create Israel’s Terror Tunnel Problem

August 01, 2014 | By Josh Hasten
How Humanitarian Pressure Helped Create Israel’s Terror Tunnel Problem

Experts claim that pressure was mounting on Israel to transfer building materials, which, in a way, helped Hamas' efforts

Read More

US: Release Abducted Soldier

August 01, 2014 | By Ynet News
US: Release Abducted Soldier

Kerry speaks with Netanyahu, White House slams Hamas attack as 'barbaric' violation of ceasefire

Read More

More Headlines