Tag Archives: Jay Z

News: Jay Z & Alicia Keys To Speak At Harvard Conference

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Harvard University’s business school seems to have an empire state of mind and has some major keynote speakers lined up. The school’s H. Naylor Fitzhugh Conference being put on by the African American Student Union has lined up Alicia Keys and Jay Z to serve as speakers at the event. The annual conference will focus on running black businesses and ...

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News: Ruling In ‘Big Pimpin’ Lawsuit

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After 8 years, the ‘Big Pimpin’ lawsuit has come to a close. A federal judge has dismissed the copyright infringement case against Jay Z and Timbaland. Judge Snyder decided that the plaintiff did not have enough ‘standing’ to pursuit the charges so she threw the case out before it reached the jury. Word is circulating that there could be an ...

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News: Jay Z & Timbaland Make Court Appearance For ‘Big Pimpin’ Lawsuit

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Yesterday Jay Z and Timbaland appeared in court to make their first testimonies for the ‘Big Pimpin’ lawsuit. Jay Z and his attorney explained to the court that Timbaland presented the ‘Khosara Khosara’ track to him back in 1999. Jay says he didn’t question whether there was a sample included because that’s not his ‘job’ and Timbaland wasn’t known for ...

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News: Jay Z, Beyonce & Nicki Minaj Among Headliners At Tidal Charity Concert

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Yesterday Jay Z took to Twitter to announce that his music streaming service ‘Tidal‘ has more than 1,000,000 subscribers. This is a huge deal considering all of the doubt and negativity surrounding the company’s launch. To celebrate the accomplishment Tidal and HTC will throw a charity concert at the Barclays center in Brooklyn next month. Among those taking the stage ...

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News: Forbes’ 2015 Hip Hop Cash Kings List Released

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Forbes has released their list of this year’s Hip Hop Cash Kings. The top earners over the past year have plenty of expected names including Diddy– $60 million, Jay Z– $56 million and Dr. Dre $33 million. Other artists who made the top 20 are Eminem, Wiz Khalifa, Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole. Check out the full list below. Diddy ...

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News: Jay Z Signs Jerome Boateng To Roc Nation Sports

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On of Europe’s biggest soccer stars is now on the Roc Nation Sports management roster. Jerome Boateng is a defender on Germany’s Bayern Munich. The 26 year old is the latest to join other athletes like Kevin Durant and Skylar Diggins already represented by the company. They celebrated the signing in style with a party at Jay Z’s 40/40 Club ...

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