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Roc Nation’s K. Koke Arrested for Attempted Murder
Jay-Z most recently expanded his Roc Nation roster with the addition of U.K. rapper K. Koke, but he's going to have to put any plans to promote the rhymer on ice. Koke, born Kevin Georgiou, was arrested last week after police raided his home on suspicion that he shot a man on March 9 at North W…
Roc Nation Acquires German Record Label
Jay-Z and his Roc Nation team are continuing their musical takeover, expanding across the pond, by purchasing the German-American label Block Starz Music, LLC.
AllHipHop.com reports that the company acquired the label, founded in 2008 to scout, market and develop new talent...
Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Logo at Center of Trademark Lawsuit
Jay-Z's ever expanding Roc Nation label is the target of a new trademark infringement lawsuit filed by California-based clothing and accessories company Volcom.
In the lawsuit, filed on Tuesday (March 29), Volcom takes issues with Roc Nation's popular diamond logo, which the company claims …
Santigold Signs With Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Management
What does Santigold have in common with Wale, J. Cole and Mark Ronson? The 'L.E.S. Artistes' singer revealed that she is the latest artist signed to Jay-Z's powerhouse Roc Nation management company.
"It's official! Made the change to Roc Nation Management...
Jay-Z Signs UK Rapper K. Koke to Roc Nation
Jay-Z knows full well that running a profitable company in the current music industry involves creating a worldwide front. That's why, in addition to hyped hip-hop artists such as J. Cole and Jay Electronica, Hov is signing mainstream pop acts like Willow Smith and little-known foreign artists …
Jay Electronica Lands in New Mountain Dew Campaign
Jay Electronica has yet to release his debut album, but a major endorsement deal has already materialized for the recent Roc Nation signee, who appears in a new ad for Mountain Dew.
The New Orleans emcee is featured in a new commercial for Mountain Dew's Code Red campaign "It's Dif…
Jay Electronica and Diddy Feud on Twitter
Are Diddy and Jay Electronica feuding over Twitter? This past Friday, Jay-Z announced that he signed the underground rap phenomenon Electronica to his Roc Nation record label. The next day, Diddy let loose a cryptic message via Twitter that said, "Damn it hurts in a whole other way when som…

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