Vivendi SA's Universal Music Group said Monday it had inked a multiyear deal with rapper Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter to house his music label Roc Nation, snagging the coveted rights to release Mr. Carter's next album along with the forthcoming records of other top-selling artists including Rihanna and Shakira.
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There was a report by MediaTakeOut.com that stated Drake would be possibly moving to Jay-Z’s Roc Nation. Roc Nation and Cash Money/Young Money Records were reportedly working out a $50 million deal for the rights of Drake, which most likely includes his OVO brand, music and more.
XXL contacted a source close to the situation that tells us that the rumor is simply not true. It is uncharacteristic of YMCMB to drop, sell and…Continue
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Meek Mill celebrated his 25th birthday this week, dropped his new Dreamchasers 2 mixtape and add to the list a new management deal with Roc Nation. The MMG rapper revealed the news during an interview with Jay-Z's Life+Times site.
"That’s the new deal I put together," Meek said. "Me coming up in…Continue
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The news definitely marks a coup for Roc Nation. With worldwide appeal, Shakira has sold more than 60…Continue
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Rihanna has joined Jay-Z's Roc Nation, the management arm of his business empire.
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Jay-Z has confirmed that he has signed Will Smith's daughter Willow to a new deal on his label, Roc Nation.
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There is a new and very good article on Dame Dash in the Village Voice, but all people are talking about is the part about him and Jay.
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UK rapper Tinchy Stryder has reportedly become the latest artist signed to Jay-Z’s Rock Nation imprint.
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Rapper Lil Kim has joined Jay-Z's management company, Roc Nation, and Kim's fellow Brooklynite will executive produce the album as well.
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Rap icon Jay-Z is the latest hip-hop star to join the headphone business. BET.com is reporting that “Hov” will be releasing a Roc Nation headphone line this June. Jay has teamed up with manufacturer Skullcandy to create his 149-dollar Roc Nation Aviator headphones, which will be available in brown, white and black. The “DOA” rapper discussed his new business venture saying, quote, “Our passion is creating amazing music. We’re dedicated to delivering… Continue
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