Black-owned businesses have not fared particularly well as independent actors in this age of consolidation, having suffered heavy attrition rates due to a surge of mergers and buy-outs over the course of the last two decades. Many of these companies had long histories within the African-American community, becoming household names associated with the fulfillment of […]

“I love Jay; I love Beans…what’s the reason for beef? That’s stupid.” The saga continues and the foundation of the Dynasty that was the Roc continues to crumble from the inside.  With discussion coming from all sides instead of Jay-Z, Beanie Sigel and Dame Dash all together, this is becoming more drama-filled than necessary. Dame […]

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As there has been constant speculation on Jay-Z’s developing label, Roc Nation, the businessman known as Shawn Carter clarifies. The Roc Nation is a deal with Sony and also is in part with Atlantic Records. “Sony is Roc Nation. That’s where Roc Nation’s going through,” said Jay-Z. In relation to his upcoming Blueprint 3, which […]