Jay-Z is one of pop music's greatest mythmakers, and his most jealously guarded myth is the notion that what he does is effortless. You see this in his insistence on composing rhymes without pen and…
What's the end game here? Tying in with Exxon, so you get the album with 10 gallons of gas? Or one track for every Big Mac? Are we really just gonna go down the rabbit hole, selling our souls to the…
Jay-Z's got 99 problems but a cell phone partnership apparently ain't one. During Sunday's NBA Finals match-up on ABC, the veteran hip-hop mogul, one of the most active marketers in the business…
When CAA Sports and Roc Nation, the entertainment shingle founded by rapper-entrepreneur Jay-Z, announced April 2 they were partnering to create athlete management firm Roc Nation Sports, the…
Universal Music Group has entered a multi-year, worldwide partnership with Jay-Z's company Roc Nation, under which the firm's eponymous label will operate as a standalone unit within UMG.
Having already built a strong brand and business model in the music world, Roc Nation is launching Roc Nation Sports and will co-partner with CAA to represent athletes. Founded by Shawn “Jay-Z”…
With a settlement pending, soul singer Syl Johnson's suit against Kanye West and Jay-Z for unauthorized sampling of a Johnson track has been dismissed.
Soul singer Syl Johnson has filed suit against Kanye West and Jay-Z, alleging that a track on the superstar rappers' hit album "Watch the Throne" infringes on the copyright of his 1967 hit "Different…
Jay-Z can add another hyphen to an already long string of them: film producer.
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