Genius Acquired for $80 Million by MediaLab, 

Genius Media, the widely used lyrics-database company formerly known as Rap Genius, has been acquired by app and internet media holding company MediaLab for $80 million. With the acquisition, MediaLab is making layoffs at Genius, according to Bloomberg, which first reported the sale. Genius and MediaLab would not confirm how many employees are being pink-slipped.

Source: Genius Acquired for $80 Million by MediaLab, Which Is Making Layoffs at Music Lyrics Company