UPDATE: Ryan Leslie Addresses $1 Million Federal Lawsuit During LIU PerformanceSun, Dec 02, 2012
Leslie recalled the story to the crowd, breaking down when explaining the New York Postâ€™s headline about labeling him a â€śrap weasel.â€ť But the musician took the experience and channeled it into his latest album. â€śNever have I been more inspired than when I lost everything than to try and make the most incredible album I could possibly make, and the last two years, I invested every single penny, every single dollar I had to make the most incredible artistic offering I possibly could and October 22 it came out. Itâ€™s my album, itâ€™s called Les Is More,â€ť he said. He then burned the Postâ€™s front page story on stage in front of a cheering audience, and his legal adviser came through to support.
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