JAY-Z nominated for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for the first time

LL Cool J, Mary J. Blige, Tina Turner and more are also nominated for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2021. The 2021 nominees for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame are in. The list was unveiled on Wednesday morning (Feb. 10) and includes JAY-Z, LL Cool J, Mary J. Blige, Dionne Warwick, Tina Turner, Carole King, Foo Fighters, Iron Maiden, the Go-Go’s, … Continue reading JAY-Z nominated for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for the first time

Jay-Z Creates $10 Million Fund to Help Increase Minority-Owned Cannabis Companies

Jay-Z is launching a fund to invest in minority-owned cannabis startups in hopes to usher in more Black participation in the cannabis industry, The Wall Street Journal reports.  Jigga’s fund stems from the acquisition of two California-based marijuana companies, Left Coast Ventures and CMG Partners, by Subversive Capital Acquisition Corp. The merged company that has now been dubbed The Parent Company will use $10 million in seed money acquired by Hov to start … Continue reading Jay-Z Creates $10 Million Fund to Help Increase Minority-Owned Cannabis Companies

Jay-Z, Yo Gotti and Team Roc File Suit Against Mississippi Prison Over Health Conditions

In the midst of the raging COVID-19 pandemic across the nation and in Mississippi prisons, Jay-Z, Yo Gotti and Team ROC have filed a class-action lawsuit against on behalf of 227 Mississippi inmates against the state’s new Department of Corrections Commissioner Nathan Burl Cain and Centurion (the healthcare provider for all Mississippi prisons) in an effort to address the dire conditions for prisoners in lockdown during the pandemic. According … Continue reading Jay-Z, Yo Gotti and Team Roc File Suit Against Mississippi Prison Over Health Conditions