KenTheMan Announces ‘Back to 304’n’ Tour

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Houston’s own Kentavia “KenTheMan” Miller, known for her fierce lyricism and captivating presence, is embarking on her Back to 304’n Tour. Visit for more information With 180 million global streams and 44 million YouTube views under her belt, KenTheMan’s hypersexual, intelligent, and talent-packed artistry has earned her co-signs from industry heavyweights like Cardi B, […]

Jay-Z & Roc Nation Apart of $500M Collectibles Acquisition

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Jay-Z has been handling his business, man. Visit for more information The Brooklyn rapper’s latest business endeavor is coming in collectibles. Jay-Z’s Roc Nation along with Fanatics founder Michael Rubin, Miami Heat forward Andre Iguodala, and current Philadelphia 76ers President of Basketball Operations Daryl Morey are investing in Blackstone’s acquisition of the Certified Collectibles […]

Westside Gunn Releases New Album ‘Pray For Paris’


Buffalo, New York rapper Westside Gunn on Roc Nation x Shady Records has today released his new album Pray For Paris on Griselda Records, affiliated with Eminem’s Shady Records. This solo project features 13-tracks with a host of vocal guest features including his older brother Conway the Machine, Joey Bada$$ of Pro Era, his younger […]

Jay Electronica’s Debut Album Cover is Reportedly a Picture of Beyonce’s Pool

Jay Electronica's Debut Album Cover is Reportedly a Picture of Beyonce's Pool

Jay Electronica finally delivered his long-delayed debut album, A Written Testimony, last weekend and fans are raving. Visit for more information Hip Hop fans spent their quarantined weekend dissecting Electronica’s and JAY-Z’s bars on Twitter. Hov was featured on nine out of ten tracks, but that was the most obvious collaborator outside of The-Dream […]

Roc Nation and the NFL Release PSA on Hadiya Pendleton Shooting to Highlight Unity

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Team ROC, the philanthropic arm of JAY-Z’s Roc Nation, released a PSA on Hadiya Pendleton, a 15-year-old Chicago girl who was fatally shot in the back in a park. Visit for more information The PSA is narrated by Hadiya’s mother, Cleopatra Cowley-Pendleton. The launch is the fourth PSA in The Responsibility Program that links […]

Jadakiss Set to Drop New Album ‘Ignatius’ This Friday


NYC rap legend Jadakiss is set to drop his fifth solo studio album Ignatius this Friday on Def Jam/Roc Nation/D-Block. The album is named after his former manager, Ruff Ryder producer/A&R and long-time friend Ignatius “Ice Pick Jay” Jackson who unfortunately passed away from cancer in June 2017 (RIP). Visit for more information This […]

Buju Banton Inks New Deal With Roc Nation

Buju Banton Inks New Deal With Roc Nation

Buju Banton has been booked and busy ever since he got out of prison. Visit for more information Fresh off the heels of the release of his new single, “Trust,” he dropped the visuals for the record “Steppa.” The music video is his first project under his new Roc Nation deal. The reggae icon […]

JAY-Z Names Desiree Perez CEO of Roc Nation


JAY-Z announced Desiree Perez as the CEO of Roc Nation on Friday. Mrs. Perez has been operating in the role of COO since 2009 and is also a co-founder of the company. Visit for more information Mrs. Perez’s appointment to CEO is effective immediately and will see her lead the company in the growth […]

Amazon Drops Trailer for ‘Free Meek’ Docuseries

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Amazon is teaming up with Meek Mill for a six-part documentary series. The series which is being described as “fight for exoneration while exposing flaws in the criminal justice system” will focus on Mill’s life over the past ten years and will feature topics when he assaulted an officer at 18 years old and when […]

Jay-Z Signs a Superstar to Roc Nation Sports


Jay-Z was able to add a big player to his Roc Nation Sports division. Soccer star Jerome Boateng of Bayern Munich just agreed to terms to join Roc Nation Sports. This is beneficial for both Roc Nation and Boateng. The 26-year-old star defender is the first European athlete to sign with Roc Nation, and according to TMZ, told a […]

Watch Vic Mensa’s “U Mad” Video, Featuring Kanye West

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Visit for more information Vic drops his first video since signing to the Roc All year, Vic Mensa has been working with and touring with Kanye West, and just over a month ago, he announced that he’d signed a record deal with Roc Nation. Things are moving fast for the Chicago native, and hopefully, […]

There’s No Deal in Place Between Apple Music and Kanye West…Yet

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This whole Kanye and Apple thing could be a thing, but it’s not a thing yet Visit for more information There’s something brewing at Apple Music, and when lands in iPhones all over the world on June 30th, the streaming war will become exponentially more contentious. Can Jay Z follow through on his promises […]

Jay Z to Fans at Tidal Show: “Only One They Hating On Look The Same As You”

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Jay Z puts Tidal on his shoulders during a special 2-night engagement Visit for more information Since I started writing about music in the 2010’s, I’ve seen some pretty crazy moments. I was there when Q-Tip brought out Kanye West for a crowd of a few hundred people in Brooklyn. I caught Outkast on their […]

Vic Mensa Has Signed To Roc Nation

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The Save Money rep inks a deal with the house that Hov built Visit for more information Vic Mensa has officially signed with Roc Nation. The news was confirmed via a tweet from Jay Z‘s Twitter account, which simply read “Roc Nation Records x @VicMensa,” and included an iTunes link to Vic’s new single, […]

Stream Jay Z’s “Special Announcement” Press Conference Live

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Visit for more information The next big addition to Jay Z’s business palette is about to be unveiled For much of the 1st quarter of 2015, TIDAL–the Swiss streaming service that is expected to immediately compete with Spotify, Rdio and Beats Music–has been discussed feverishly, thanks to the man that recently purchased it. Tidal’s […]

Watch Rihanna Perform Her New Single, “BBHMM,” For The First Time

Visit for more information Rihanna gets gully in Primetime Last night, the iHeartRadio Awards aired on NBC, and among several performances by the biggest stars in the Pop world was Rihanna performing her new single, “B*tch Better Have My Money,” for the first time ever. Rih Rih channeled her inner Lil’ Kim, hopping out […]