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…