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The Weeknd’s Super Bowl 2021 performance is being made into a feature documentary. Showtime will unveil The Show later this year which offers a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the performance. According to Deadline, the 90-minute feature will be directed by Nadia Hallgren and looks at the months of collaboration among first-time Halftime Show…

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Jay-Z continues to make power plays and has finalized the business consortium of his company Roc Nation with CMG Partners Inc., Left Coast Ventures Inc. and Subversive Capital Acquisition Corp. The umbrella of companies will be known as TPCO Holding Corp, or The Parent Company. The union is being called the largest cannabis special purchase…

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Vic Mensa took a hit at the top of the year and just revealed that his nonprofit organization, SaveMoneySaveLife, was burglarized. Vic explained that thieves stole over $40-thousand worth of donated goods, including new shoes and medical supplies. Coats, hats and other warming goods were also taken in the heist. The Chicago emcee went live…

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Buffalo MC and Griselda member Benny the Butcher, recently entered into a partnership with his hometown football team, the Buffalo Bills. Benny the Butcher created a new team anthem for the NFL squad and collaborative merchandise as well. Remixing the Buffalo Bills shout anthem, Benny leads the charge, chanting, “We the mafia… Bills mafia… Let’s…

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Nahziah Carter, the nephew of rap mogul Jay-Z, has been suspended by the University of Washington basketball team following two sexual assault allegations against him. Carter has been missing from all of the Huskies basketball activities since October. According to ESPN, Nahziah Carter was suspended for violating the school’s intercollegiate athletics student code of conduct…

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Jay-Z may be looking to make another power business move as Bloomberg reports that the Roc Nation boss may be selling his music streaming service Tidal. A person familiar with the situation told the business media outlet that Square Inc., the digital company run by Jack Dorsey, was in talks with Hov about taking the…

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Jay-Z continues his financial prowess having just launched a new publishing imprint called Roc Lit 101. The partnership between Random House and his Roc Nation empire will publish books from some of the biggest artists and writers, covering topics such as music, sports, pop culture and activism. Billionaire Hov has Chris Jackson, publisher and editor-in-chief…

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Bronx, New York, has always served as a cornerstone for urban music. Without New York City’s “greenest borough,” it’s arguable that hip-hop would not exist as it does today. Known as the birthplace of hip-hop and the hometown of notable artists such as DJ Kool Herc, D-Nice, Swizz Beatz and Jennifer Lopez, it’s easy to…

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Jay-Z‘s Made in America festival has been canceled. The 50-year-old hip-hop legend has made the decision to ax the popular event, which was due to take place between Sept. 5 and Sept. 6 at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia because of the COVID-19 crisis in the U.S. The hitmaker is instead encouraging everyone to…

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Angelica Vila is poised to be the next to blow in terms of music. The Bronx, New York native gained national attention by using YouTube and Instagram as a way to share her singing capabilities. In 2016, Vila released a response remix to Justin Bieber’s hit “Sorry,” which set the stage for Vila’s own music…

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Jay-Z has taken out a number of newspaper advertisements in honor of George Floyd. The 50-year-old rapper and his company Roc Nation have had the full-page ads published in the likes of The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, The Denver Post, and  Philadelphia Enquirer, with more still to be printed over the…

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Megan Thee Stallion is eyeing a collaboration with Rihanna. The “Hot Girl Summer” rapper has just dropped a remix of her hit single “Savage” featuring Beyoncé and after teaming up with the Destiny’s Child star and Nicki Minaj, who features on the former track, her dream collaborations wish list was complete. However, when asked whether…

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