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JAY-Z Enters the Cannabis Industry as Chief Brand Strategist For Caliva

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The billions just keep on ringing in for Hov! JAY-Z, a Renaissance Man of many hats, is now getting into the business of bud by signing on as the Chief Brand Strategist of cannabis consumer product company Caliva. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information View this post on Instagram ‪Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter enters into long-term partnership […]

Big Business, Kid: Meek Mill is Now Part Owner of Lids

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Meek Mill is prepping for one busy summer. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information With a new Amazon Prime Video docuseries premiering in August and the kickoff of his Legendary Nights Tour with Future, YG, Mustard and Megan Thee Stallion soon after, the Championships rapper will now be adding a major business deal to his schedule […]

Remembering the Business of Nipsey Hussle: From Entertainer to Entrepreneur

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As police proceed to investigate the untimely death of rapper Nipsey Hussle, the hip hop community grieves the loss of an artist who will leave far more than a musical legacy. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information While many entertainers enter into business ventures, few have developed as diverse business portfolios as Nipsey Hussle. In addition […]

What’s Beef? In-N-Out Is Suing PUMA Over Burger Joint-Inspired Sneakers

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Beef is usually associated with a never-ending cycle in Hip-Hop that involves rappers feuding about, well, nothing that’s ever really worth fighting over to begin with. However, it looks like popular Cali-based fast food chain In-N-Out is picking a fight of their own with sneaker stalwart PUMA over a pair of shoes that strike an […]

Payless Expected to Shut Down All U.S. Locations by the Start of Summer

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It was all good just a few months ago! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Beloved discount footwear retailer Payless Shoesource was all fun and games back in December when the brand’s viral “Palessi” prank fooled L.A. influencers into purchasing $20 shoes for upwards of $600, but now it unfortunately looks like the brand is in […]

You’ll Soon Be Able to Legally Cop Fake Supreme — Well, in Shanghai at Least

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Imagine a Supreme store that’s three stories high, sells everything from streetwear to beauty products and has a prime location in the core shopping district of China’s most populated city. Sounds promising, right? Well, not if you like authentic Supreme gear. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information According to HYPEBEAST, the “legal fake” imprint known as […]

Women Working! The PR Girls At Heir Agency and The Lede Company Merge For Business

It’s definitely worth celebrating when powerful ladies can come together and get some big business going, and that was just the case as our friends at Heir Agency officially partnered up with the equally talented team over at The Lede Company! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information @coveteur talked with our boss lady @christinesu123 about her […]

The Weeknd’s Creative Team Launch ‘HXOUSE’ Initiative to Give Innovators Exclusive Professional Development Tools

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Many music fans fell in love with The Weeknd after he debuted his critically-acclaimed first mixtape House of Balloons. Now, the Canadian crooner and his creative team are bringing you another “house” worth checking out, curated especially for those that consider themselves to be creatives. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Advertisement With HXOUSE, The Weeknd’s […]

The New Stadium Goods x Farfetch Partnership Will Make it Easier To Buy Sneakers Online

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With the growing popularity of NYC sneaker haven Stadium Goods, a digital business boom for the brand has resulted in a new e-commerce partnership with sneaker/streetwear online market place Farfetch. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Read into the official details of the union below: VIA PRESS RELEASE: Advertisement This partnership is further demonstration of Stadium […]

Nappy Roots Extends Their Music Empire Into ’40Akerz & a Brew’ Business Venture

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Kentucky-bred, GRAMMY-nominated hip-hop collective Nappy Roots is building on their Southern rap empire by launching a new company that will produce craft beer and also dabble into television production. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The 40Akerz & a Brew business venture originally derived from the group’s home brewery, Atlantucky, which introduced two craft beers in […]

Remembering Reginald Lewis: First African-American Billion-Dollar Deal Maker

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Wall Street Lawyer and Business Mogul Reginald F. Lewis goes down in history as the richest African-American in the 80s. With his iconic acquisition of $985 million, it was the largest leveraged buyout in America, making Lewis the first Black billion-dollar deal maker. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In 1987, the $1 billion deal led […]

Kanye West’s Office Robbed

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Sometime in the middle of the night, an unknown suspect pried open a door to Kanye West‘s Calabasas, California office building, making off with several laptop and desktop computers worth over $20,000. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information West’s team says it has since replaced all of the computers and believes the robbery was an inside job. West has lost a […]

LeBron James Inks Reality TV Deal With CNBC

LeBron James just continues to score big wins both on and off the court. Fresh from reportedly signing a contract extension with Nike brand worth $1 Billion, King James has another big deal under his belt. It is being revealed that the 31-year-old has inked a deal with CNBC to create a reality show titled […]

Apple Buys Rights To Technology That Reads Emotions In Faces

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Today it has been announced that tech giant Apple has acquired Emotient, the startup company that uses artificial intelligence to read your emotions by analyzing facial expressions. According to Andrew Moore, dean of computer science at Carnegie Mellon, the new technology, called deep neutral networks -network of software and hardware that can approximate the web […]

Comedian Arsenio Hall Will Host “BET Honors”

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Comedian Arsenio Hall will host the ninth annual BET Honors premiering February 23rd on BET. The star-studded night will honor five distinguished African Americans performing at exceptional levels in the areas of art, music, theater, technology and business. The ceremony will be taped on Saturday, January 23rd at the historic Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C. […]

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