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Roc Nation Names Brett Yormark As Co-CEO Of Roc Nation ...

The newly branded, full-service agency will offer numerous services. (AllHipHop News) Roc Nation, the entertainment company co-founded by Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, has announced a new department and executive. Brett Yormark was tapped to be co-CEO of Roc ...
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Jay-Z Hits Up Jennifer Lopez, Roc Nation Signee Shakira for ...

After much speculation, Jennifer Lopez has confirmed she’ll be headlining the Super Bowl LIV halftime show and she won’t be alone. Shakira is taking the stage with the singer as the first acts to perform during the coveted set ...
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Jay-Z and Will Smith Invest in New App That Bills ...

Jay-Z and Will Smith have put their money behind a new app that’s been labeled “The Airbnb of camping.” The app is called Hipcamp, and it allows people with outdoor space to rent it to others for camping. ...
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Jay Z and Roc Nation Going Into Partnership With The ...

The NFL is looking to rebrand — and they’re getting help from Jay-Z and Roc Nation to do so. According to reports, the NFL is preparing to announce a “sweeping business partnership” with Roc Nation. ...
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Jay-Z and Will Smith Team Up For Miniseries On Emmett ...

Five years ago, Jay-Z and Will Smith joined forces to produce a miniseries on Emmett Till for HBO, but it never hit the screen. Now, however, with a different writer on board and an entirely new angle, it’ll be aired on ...
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BREAKING MUSIC NEWS: JAY Z OF ‘ROC NATION’ x ...

Westside Gunn and Conway of Griselda Records with Benny The Butcher inked their deal with Roc Nation which is a company that was founded by Jay Z and made their official public announcement on August ...
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Meek Mill’s 2008 Gun Conviction Has Been Tossed Out, Granted ...

Rapper Meek Mill says he’s ‘ecstatic that justice’ has ‘prevailed’ after the Pennsylvania Superior Courtroom granted him a brand new trial in his long-running drug and gun case. Meek Mill, 32, is celebrating after a ...
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Jay-Z Has Entered the Legal Weed Business

Jay-Z will join the California-based cannabis company Caliva as Chief Brand Strategist as part of a new multi-year partnership. The rapper will help the company with creative decisions, outreach efforts and strategy, though a big component of his ...
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Author Michael Eric Dyson’s New Book Will Focus on Jay-Z’s ...

Georgetown sociology professor Michael Eric Dyson isn’t just a fan of Jay-Z, he taught the course SOCI-124-01, also known as “Sociology of Hip-Hop — Urban Theodicy of Jay-Z.” And now he’s writing a book on him. It’s called ...
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Jay-Z’s Foundation Preps to Hit the Road with High School ...

As part of an annual tradition for Jay-Z’s foundation, high-achieving high school students will have the chance to tour historically Black colleges and universities around the country. A press release issued by the Shawn Carter Foundation on ...
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Jay-Z & Beyoncé Help Raise Over $6 Million For The ...

(AllHipHop News) Musical power couple Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter attended the City of Hope Spirit of Life Gala 2018 on October 11. The Santa Monica, California-set event was organized to collect money for the ...
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Beyoncé and Jay-Z Beyoncé Announce a New Scholarship Program

Beyoncé and Jay-Z aren’t just visiting cities across the country to perform — they’re giving back to local communities along the way. The Carters have announced a new scholarship program that will “award one exceptional senior high ...