In a joint statement with Roc Nation, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney says the Made In America festival will remain in the city for the foreseeable future. Just last week, it appeared that the annual music festival would have to look for a new home due to losing a large sponsor.
It appears that another DMV area rapper will be making his mark on the national Hip-Hop scene after the announcement that Q Da Fool has signed with Roc Nation. The Maryland native is working hard on a new EP alongside Atlanta’s Zaytoven and wants to put the region on his back.
Meek Mill has become a vocal opponent of the criminal justice system, this after battling a decade-long legal matter that still hovers over him today. The Philadelphia rapper will be the subject of a new, six-part documentary series by way of a deal inked with Amazon and Jay-Z’s Roc Nation.
Prom season is fast approaching and many girls who are hoping to attend their school dances are certainly going to need something to wear. On Monday (Mar. 19), Roc Nation‘s Victoria La Mala aims to assist a handful of young ladies on their big night after announcing her fourth annual Team Mala prom dress giveaway contest.
Jay-Z‘s fortunes have been well-documented, and it appears the Brooklyn mogul has no problem spreading the love. Over the weekend, Hov spent big to celebrate the birthday of Roc Nation Sports president Juan “OG” Perez to the tune of $91,000 and leaving the server a huge tip to boot.
The annual Roc Nation pre-Grammy brunch has become one of the year’s must-attend affair if you’re a player in the Hip-Hop game, and the music industry in general. This year had the usual star power but has taken on another life thanks to the commentary surrounding what people were wearing and who was in attendance.
Saquon Barkley, a standout tailback who electrified fans while Penn State, just declared himself for the 2018 NFL Draft. Barkley took to Instagram to sign with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports group, sharing a photo of him and mogul standing side by side.
Meek Mill and his management company Roc Nation are facing a wrongful death lawsuit brought by the family of a murdered concert attendee.
Tyrese still has dreams of being an MC. He has announced he is working on a new Rap album that is inspired by Jay-Z.
In conjunction with Charity Buzz and One America Appeal, Roc Nation is auctioning off merchandise signed by top tier talent to raise funds for those in need.