An arrest warrant has been issued for Gospel and R&B singer Anita Baker for failure to pay for services rendered.
Bakers latest legal issue involves her sprawling Grosse Pointe estate. Ray Smith Painting and Decorating claims Baker never handed over more than $15,000 she owed the company for work done inside her home.
We certainly would have liked to resolve it before now. We just want to try to get my client his money,
Gerow claims Baker has failed to pay up and failed to appear in court, which is why she is now wanted.
Were not trying to give her any hard time or anything unnecessary. We just would like to collect the money for my client. Hes owed the money, and that could end it all right then, said Gerow.
This is Bakers second time in two years facing jail time. In 2010, the
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