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The Weeknd Named Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show Performer

The Weeknd Named Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show Performer

We now sit at the midpoint of the football season and Pepsi, the NFL, and Roc Nation have announced The Weeknd as the Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show headliner on CBS at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay, Fla. on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. This the second year of collaboration between the NFL and […]

Rapsody Unleashes Powerful ’12 Problems’ Video

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Among the compilation of tracks found on Roc Nation’s REPRISE effort last month, Rapsody’s “12 Problems” cut instantly stood out in the midst of powerful songs penned with social and political justice in mind. Appropriately enough, the emcee returned with a fitting video for the track just ahead of the presidential election as she weaves […]

Blackway’s ‘Heavyweight’ Kicks off NFL and Roc Nation’s Songs of the Season

Blackway's 'Heavyweight' Kicks off NFL and Roc Nation's Songs of the Season

The NFL and Roc Nation have announced singer/songwriter Blackway’s single “Heavyweight” as the first single in the 2020 NFL Songs of the Season series. The song was premiered during ESPN’s Monday Night Football battle between the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Chargers. The song was written and produced by Blackway this year, with the […]

Paper Planes Announces New Hat Collaboration with LIDS

Paper Planes Announces New Hat Collaboration with LIDS

Roc Nation’s Paper Planes apparel brand has announced a new collaboration with leading sports retailer, Lids. The new Planes Crown Fitted is a new take on the iconic New Era 59Fifty fitted cap, bringing in six different colorways and the “Paper Plane” logo and pin. The “Paper Plane” logo is based on the brand’s “Greatness […]

Westside Gunn Delivers His Shady Records Debut ‘Who Made the Sunshine’

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Rappers work hard, but Griselda works harder. The Buffalo team’s frontman, Westside Gunn, has delivered his Shady Record debut, Who Made the Sunshine.The Roc Nation managed artist brings in a stellar cast of features including Slick Rick, Black Thought, Busta Rhymes, Jadakiss, Smoke DZA, A.A Rashid, Stove God Cooks, Flee Lord, Estee Nack, ElCaminio, and […]

SOURCE SPORTS: LaMelo Ball Expected to Sign Endorsement Deal with Puma

LaMelo Ball Expected to Sign Shoe Deal with Puma

The potential #1 overall pick in this year’s NBA draft is reportedly signing a shoe deal with Puma. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, LaMelo Ball is finalizing the deal with Puma, his first major deal since joining Roc Nation sports agency. When the Ball family was first introduced to the league, they were […]

Vic Mensa Releases New ‘V Tape’ Project Today

Vic Mensa Releases New ‘V Tape’ Project Today

Chicago artist Vic Mensa has today released his new 7-track titled V Tape on Roc Nation Records featuring the likes of Snoh Aalegra, Eryn Allen Kayne, SAINt JHN, BJ The Chicago Kid and Peter CottonTale. The excellent 26-and-a-half-minute offering from Mensa is fully accompanied by a visualizer to every track plus the below film clip […]

Roc Nation’s Bobby Fishscale Drops ‘The Last Re-Up’ EP

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Bobby Fishscale is a natural born hustler. His latest release, The Last Re-Up signifies the mentality that defines him as the man he is today. The trapper turned rapper narrative has bred some of Hip-Hop’s greatest success stories. From the bando to the Billboard charts, Southern rap introduced trap music and helped to elevate Hip-Hop […]

Bobby Fishscale Taps Peewee Longway for “Wrist Froze”

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If “by any means” was a person, it’ll be Bobby Fishscale. The Florida native comes through with his second single from his upcoming project, The Last Re-Up. Earlier this year, he dropped “Blue Cheese” and “No 9 to 5.” Now he calls on veteran Brick Squad rapper, PeeWee Longway, to score from his assist. Fishscale […]

Van Jones Reportedly Secretly Helped Create Trump’s Police Reform Order

Van Jones Reportedly Secretly Helped Create Trump's Police Reform Order

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on June 16th for police reform in front of the public while surrounded by uniformed police officers and military officials. But it might come to a surprise to many that Van Jones had a hand in it. Jones, the chief executive of JAY-Z and Meek Mill’s REFORM alliance […]

Centene Issues Subpoena to Roc Nation In Effort to Avoid Yo Gotti and Team ROC’s Request for Improvements to Mississippi Criminal Justice System

Yo Gotti, Team Roc Leaks Videos of Gruesome Conditions in Mississippi Prisons

Yo Gotti and Team ROC acquired legal representation for over 180 incarcerated men in the Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) to address deplorable living conditions at Parchman prison and other locations. In addition, Team ROC attorney Alex Spiro assisted Centene shareholder Laura Wood in a lawsuit against Centene, the parent company of Parchman prison’s healthcare […]

Kelly Rowland Makes Deal With Roc Nation and is Excited About Forthcoming Album

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Since the split of Destiny Child, Kelly Rowland has continued to bless her fans with hits like “Ice,” “Motivation,” and her most recent single, “Coffee.” In an interview with the Associated Press, The Grammy-winning singer shares her new management deal with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation entertainment company. The singer also touched on her album that she […]

LaVar Ball Says All His Sons on Roc Nation Could be ‘Explosive’

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LaVar Ball has been pretty quiet since the Big Baller Brand empire came crashing down due to his business partner, however, we knew that wouldn’t remain for long. Now that all three of his sons have signed with Roc Nation, Ball is here to share his opinion. The outspoken basketball father hit TMZ and detailed […]

Planes Joins Forces With Too Fly Foundation to Fund Student Study Abroad Program

Planes Joins Forces With Too Fly Foundation to Fund Student Study Abroad Program

Roc Nation Brand Planes Partnered with Too Fly Foundation to release The Peace Program line. The program’s objective is to raise funds for aspiring youth to obtain passports & cover travel expenses for study abroad programs. The line consists of hoodies & t-shirts with a portion of the proceeds being used to support the cause. […]

Carl Crawford Talks Feeling Blindsided by Megan Thee Stallion’s Roc Nation Deal

Carl Crawford Talks Feeling Blindsided by Megan Thee Stallion's Roc Nation Deal

You may know Carl Crawford because Major League Baseball career, or because he’s Evelyn Lozada’s ex-husband and baby’s daddy. However, he’s known as the CEO of 1501 Certified Entertainment in the music industry and is instrumental in the rise of Megan Thee Stallion. The Houston native sat down with Off the Porch and talked discovering […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Jennifer Lopez and Shakira to Co-Headline 2020 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show

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Jennifer Lopez and Shakira are performing at the 2020 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show. NFL, Pepsi and Roc Nation announced Thursday that the superstar performers, who have released music in Spanish and English since the 1990s, will perform on February 2, 2020, at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. Two ? ? First time together on stage…on the world’s […]