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…
The Cannes Film Festival has always been the place to see and be seen. But after spending a week or more running between the jam-packed Croisette Palaces and red-carpet events, film execs and talent…
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”…
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.
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…
Longtime hip-hop A&R topper and artist manager Gee Roberson has been named chairman of Universal Music Group's Geffen Records.
Palisades Pictures took over the Eden Roc restaurant at the Hotel du Cap Wednesday to salute Sharon Stone, whose appearance came via a taped acceptance speech.