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Jay Z & Roc Nation Being Sued For $10 Million After Allegedly Ruining Boxer’s Career

      Star Boxing says in its $10 million Manhattan Supreme Court suit that Roc Nation was in talks to sign Demetrius Andrade as its first fighter last September. Roc Nation promised to pay Star $2 million to buy out Andrade’s exclusive contract — and also pledged to pay the former Olympian $550,000 to cancel […]

Timbaland Joins Roc Nation

Roc Nation announced a blockbuster acquisition on Life + Times  that Timbaland has joined its roster.   Real name Tim Mosley,  Timbaland joins Jay-Z’s illustrious record label/management group that includes acts such as J. Cole, Rihanna, Meek Mill, Wale, Jahlil Beats, Rita Ora, M.I.A., Jay Electronica, Willow Smith and many more. It is unknown if Timbaland has joined the roster as an artist […]

Damon Dash Talks Jay-z & ‘Reasonable Doubt’: ‘I Said He Would Be The Greatest Rapper’

    Everyone remembers the good ole days when Jay and Dame Dash were tight and Rocafella Records was on the come up. The Duo eventually fell out, Jay became President of Def Jam and Dame Dash sold his stake in the company to Def Jam Recordings. On the 15th Anniversary of the release of […]

Roc Nation crosses the Atlantic for Expansion Overseas

  Acquiring Block Starz Music LLC, German-American digital levels founded in 2008, to scout develop and market new talent. Terms are undisclosed, but Roc Nation allegedly outbid other labels including Universal and Jive Records. Back Starz Music says they would be involved in helping spot,develop and break new talent. In other Roc Nation news, they recently signed […]

Kanye West & Jay-Z Are Reportedly Finished With “Watch The Throne”

  Jay-Z and Kanye West are finished with the bulk of their collaborative album, Watch The Throne, according to Jay-Z’s long-time engineer, Young Guru.   Young Guru revealed the album’s status to Vibe Magazine during SXSW in Austin, TX.  He says that there are just a few small tweaks to make before the album is […]