At least six police helicopters roared overhead as a crowd gathered outside the CNN building Sunday night to protest the ruling in the George Zimmerman trial. Trailed by a slow procession of police…
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…
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…
CAA is working with boutique investment bank LionTree Advisors and UBS on a possible bid for powerhouse sports agency IMG Worldwide, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the matter.
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”…
Film and TV agent Robert Bookman has joined Paradigm. Bookman comes to Paradigm from CAA, where he had been for more than 20 years, and during his time there was involved and associated with such…
Richard Robbins revealed at the March 7 preem of his doc “Girl Rising” that he's not just an accomplished world traveler. He's also an accomplished world shopper. The helmer traveled to countries…
Rap titan Jay-Z and the publishing roster of his company Roc Nation have signed a global publishing administration deal with Warner Music Group's pubbery Warner/Chappell.
Bob Brunner, a writer-producer who worked in both film and TV, often for Garry Marshall, died Oct. 28 from a heart attack near his home in Northridge, Calif. He was 78.