The Shawn Carter Foundation

The Shawn Carter Foundation and Robert Kraft’s Foundation Launch Partnership to Combat Nationwide Book Ban

JAY-Z Becomes First Black Male Artist to Have 10 Albums Go Double-Platinum

The Shawn Carter Foundation and Robert Kraft’s Foundation to Combat Antisemitism launched their joint initiative to combat the nationwide book ban and safeguard educational freedom, pledging an initial $2 million fund. The partnership, announced last week, aims to preserve culture, diversify thought, and protect centers of knowledge and creativity nationwide, working together to halt the […]

[WATCH] DJ Khaled Lists Why He Thinks JAY-Z is the GOAT

DJ Khaled Enters Exclusive Partnership with Def Jam, Named Global Creative Consultant

DJ Khaled was among many stars to attend JAY-Z’s Shawn Carter Foundation Gala. While walking the red carpet, DJ Khaled was stopped and asked to speak on HOV, revealing why he feels the rapper and billionaire is the GOAT. Visit for more information “Hov is the GOAT for a lot of reasons,” Khaled said […]

The Shawn Carter Foundation Raises $20 Million at 20-Year Anniversary Gala

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The Shawn Carter Foundation commemorated its 20th anniversary with a star-studded black-tie gala at Pier Sixty in New York City. Visit for more information The event brought together influential figures from the worlds of music, sports, business, and entertainment, including JAY-Z, Beyoncé, DJ Khaled, Lil Uzi Vert, and Robert Kraft, among many others. The […]

JAY-Z is Auctioning Luxury D’USSE Bottle to Support The Shawn Carter Foundation

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Jay-Z and The Shawn Carter Foundation are debuting “Bottle No. 1” of the D’USSE 1969 Anniversaire Limited Edition at Sotheby’s, set for auction. The 750 ML bottle alone is worth $10,000 featuring a 24-karat gold foil around the neck, a 12-cut crystal diamond decanter design encased in a luxurious leather box, and an engraved signature […]