Tag Archives: Roc Nation

  • Jay Z and Will Smith Team Up For Emmett Till HBO Miniseries

    Jul 27, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Following up on their work as producers on the 2014 remake of “Annie,” Jay Z and Will Smith are teaming up for a miniseries on slain teen Emmett Till. Deadline reports that Jigga and his partner Jay Brown of Roc Nation, Smith and James Lassiter of Overbrook Entertainment and Aaron Kaplan of Kapital Entertainment will serve […]

  • Report: Dez Bryant Agrees to 5-Yr, $70M Deal with Cowboys

    Jul 15, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *With less than an hour to go before today’s 4 p.m. deadline, Dez Bryant and the Dallas Cowboys agreed to a five-year, $70 million deal that will pay him an average $14 million per season, league sources told ESPN’s Chris Mortensen. The contract comes with $45 million in guaranteed money. Under the franchise tender, he […]

  • Lil Wayne’s Manager Clarifies Announced ‘Deal’ With Jay Z (Video)

    Jun 15, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Lil Wayne’s manager Cortez Bryant is cleaning up reports of his client signing a “deal” with Jay Z, after the rapper made an on-stage announcement that seemed to suggest he had signed with the mogul’s Roc Nation. At the KMEL Summer Jam in Oakland, Calif., the rapper said to screaming fans: “I just signed a […]

  • Jay Z’s $56M Bid for Swedish Streaming Service May Be Rejected

    Mar 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Swedish financial paper Dagens Industri reports that the minority shareholders of Aspiro AB — the streaming company Jay Z recently bid $56 million to acquire, via Shawn Carter Enterprises subsidiary Project Panther Bidco — are preparing to reject his offer, reports Billboard.com. The minority shareholders control 10 percent of the company. Aspiro AB’s minority shareholders […]

  • Jay Z’s Roc Nation Launches Film/TV Management Arm

    Feb 12, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Jay Z’s entertainment company Roc Nation and the UK-based management company Three Six Group (home to Calvin Harris, Deadmau5 and Frank Ocean) have announced the formation of Three Six Zero Entertainment, a new full-service management company that will represent actors, directors and writers in the film, television and digital industries. The company will be offering […]

  • Rihanna, Blue Ivy Share a Moment at the Grammys (Pic)

    Feb 9, 15 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *Blue Ivy was backstage at the Grammys on Sunday while her famous parents Beyoncé and Jay Z were in the front row – and photographers captured the 3-year-old’s run-in with Auntie RiRi. Rihanna, who is signed to Jay Z’s Roc Nation, squatted down to say hello to Blue. Both even wore matching tiered pink dresses. According […]