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American Idol Winner, Phillip Phillips files lawsuit against American Idols “oppressive” contracts. On Jan. 22, Phillips lodged a bombshell petition with the California Labor Commissioner that asserting that Idol producer 19 Entertainment and its affiliated companies have “manipulated” him into accepting jobs since he hit it big. In a filing that reveals some of Phillips’ post-show tribulations, including being forced to perform for free for one of Idol sponsors and not even knowing the title of his last album before it was announced publicly, the singer is seeking to void his various agreements with 19, said by the star’s lawyer to be “oppressive, fatally conflicted.”

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