Posts Tagged ‘business’

Jay-Z Creates a Sports Management Company?!

Jay-Z is back making more business moves in an effort to expand his empire. This week in history marks the Jay-Z’s official launch of Roc Nation Sports, a full-service sports management company.

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Jay-Z Giving Up Ownership Stake In Brooklyn Nets??

Rapper/mogul Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter is reportedly looking to divest his ownership stake in the NBA franchise, find out why.

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J. Cole Attends Harvard University as Guest Speaker

J.Cole, who graduated magna *** laude from St. John’s University, recently served as a guest speaker at the prestigious Harvard University. Cole spoke at the Ivy League university about the music business, chasing his dreams, and what his plan B was if Hip-Hop didn’t work out.

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Jay Z Partners With Swiss Watchmakers Hublot; Set To Release His Own Watch Line

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Jay Z has always had a deep appreciation for luxury timepieces. In 2005 he partnered with Audemars to create his own line, now Jay Z is being given the chance to design his own custom watches as he has formed a partnership with Swiss watchmakers Hublot.…

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Jay-Z Launches New Facebook Application “Empire”

Known for a host of business ventures, Jay is stepping further into the digital game with the launch of his new Facebook application, Empire.

The Facebook game will allow players to “live the dream” and mirror his climb from former drug dealer to hip-hop mogul.

“EMPIRE takes you on a journey from the streets of

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Jay-Z & Bacardi Launch New Cognac In NYC

Jay-Z’s latest business venture may be cognac spirits. At an ultra private event in New York, Jay-Z helped introduce D’usse

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50 Cent To Release New Album On July 3rd Regardless Of Interscope Support

50 Cent is not going to let his 5th studio album, get pushed back. The G-Unit general has revealed that his new, untitled LP will drop on July 3rd, regardless of his label Interscope’s support.

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Dr. Dre To Produce New Television Series on FX

Dr. Dre and FX have sealed the deal as it is reported that Dre will co-executive produce a TV show that focuses on the music industry and crime business.

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Company Behind 2pac Hologram Files For Bankruptcy

Despite the shock waves it may have sent across pop culture, creating an artist hologram isn’t very lucrative (at least under their business model)–the company behind 2pac’s Coachella hologram is now filing for bankruptcy.

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The-Dream Appointed VP Of A&R For Def Jam Records

Radio Killa The-Dream has now been named the Vice President of A&R over at Def Jam Records. Read his comments on his latest accomplishment.

I am committed as I have been previously to bringing the power of belief in the artist back to the forefront. I share a unique view of an artist and as

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Pitbull Records First Single for “Men In Black III”; Speaks On Will Smith

Pitbull, a proven hitmaker, has been tapped to record “Back in Time,” the first single from the upcoming “Men in Black III.” Pitbull is a fan of the “Men in the Black” franchise, but he’s also a big fan of star Will Smith and his successes.

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VIDEO: will.i.am Unveils IAMAUTO Car + Perfoms on Jay Leno

will.i.am is getting behind the wheel of a new business venture. The enterprising Black Eyed Peas frontman debuted his new automobile on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

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