News Bites: Lil’ Kim, Mary J. Blige, Rihanna, Joe, R. Kelly, Rick Ross, M.I.A., JoJo

Dead body found after Lil’ Kim’s birthday party at NYC’s Spotlight Live. [Reuters]

Mary J. Blige sued for $2 million over “Work That.” [USA Today]

Rihanna is queen of the digital charts. [Billboard]

R&B singer Joe says R. Kelly tried to sabotage his career. [EURweb]

Rick Ross’ Be Out Day interrupted by gunfire. [Miami New Times]

M.I.A. accused of supporting terrorism. [BallerStatus]

JoJo originally offered the role of Hannah Montana? [EXTRA]