Have peek at what we’ve got percolating this morning:

  • Dr. Conrad Murray is heading back to court. He wants to prove that Michael Jackson caused his own death and is asking the judge to deny the Jackson family any restitution. He also filed papers yesterday asking for evidence the defense never received during trial. [TMZ]

  • Nicki Minaj’s popularity continues to grow. She’s the most followed rapper on Twitter — topping 8.2M. She beats out Eminem, Jay-Z and Kanye West. [TGJ]

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  • After having a touchy few weeks on Twitter, 50 Cent is apologizing for going off on Interscope records for allegedly leaking his new song with Jeremih, “Girls Gone Wild.” He says, “Discovered a computer glitch leaked my song. Sorry to team at Interscope for over reacting.” [VIBE]

  • Lenox Hill Hospital is speaking out about Beyonce and Jay-Z’s stay. The Executive Director, Frank Danza, issued a statement saying, “The family is housed in an executive suite at the hospital and is being billed the standard rate for those accommodations. Our executive suites are available for any patient, including food service and amenities provided to the Carter family.” [EURweb]

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  • In related news, Aunt Kelly Rowland purchased Blue Ivy Carter’s first gift. According to Radar, she bought a green onesie with Bob Marley’s picture on it. [Radar Online]

  • Snoop Dogg was arrested for possession in Sierra Blanca, Texas. Authorities found less than a half-ounce of marijuana on his tour bus. [TGJ]