investment

Kanye West Invests in Music Sharing Site, Turntable.fm
Look out, Justin Timberlake! There could be some new musicians-turned-Internet moguls running this town (remember his MySpace investment?). Kanye West and Lady Gaga are joining forces to save Turntable.fm. The high-profile investors have teamed up with Union Square Ventures to provide the invite-onl…
50 Cent Invests in TVGoods
Whether he's launching ultra-luxury headphones or shoveling snow for extra money, 50 Cent sure knows how to make a buck outside of his already-lucrative career in music and entertainment. The Queens entrepreneur just announced his next investment is going to a company called TVGoods that specia…
50 Cent Sees Profit in 3D Sunglasses
There's no denying 50 Cent's success as a businessman. From G-Unit Records to Vitamin Water, the Queens native has racked up millions with his ventures. Now, Fifty is moving down the accessories lane with his latest investment: 3D sunglasses...
Jay-Z Still Pulls in 10 Figures Despite Bad Investments
The New York Post never seems terribly interested in Jay-Z as an artist, but when following Shawn Carter as a New York City cash cow, they never stray too far off the beat. In Sunday's paper (May 16), Catherine Curan published a recap of all the ways Hov has made and lost money lately...