Tag: Roc Nation

Contest: Win a Chance to Fly to NYC and Kick It at @RocNation
By April 30, 2013
Contest: Win a Chance to Fly to NYC and Kick It at @RocNation

Calling all hip-hop fans.  Omaze is offering anyone the chance for one lucky winner to fly out to New York City to go behind-the-scenes at ROC Nation, get creative with the editor of Life+Times, and wine and dine at the 40/40 Club, all for just $10. Under the leadership and vision of JAY Z, Roc Nation, Life+Times, […]

Posted in: HHU Contest
Jay-Z Inks New Deal With Universal Music
By April 8, 2013
Jay-Z Inks New Deal With Universal Music

Today, Universal Music Group made the big announcement that Jay-Z signed a new multi-year deal that would bring his Roc Nation company over to UMG. This new deal would allow Roc Nation to expand from a management company into an individual label distributing its artists under the UMG umbrella. This is a huge announcement because […]

Posted in: News
Bridget Kelly —’In The Morning (Remix)’ Feat. Meek Mill
By January 30, 2013
Bridget Kelly —’In The Morning (Remix)’ Feat. Meek Mill

Roc Nation artist Bridget Kelly teams up with her Roc-teamate Meek Mill for a remix to her single “In The Morning”. Check out the remix below.

Posted in: Music, Uncategorized
Timbaland Signs To The Roc
By January 30, 2013
Timbaland Signs To The Roc

Today news broke that super-producer Timbaland signed with Jay-Z’s management company, Roc Nation. Billboard reports: Producer artist Timbaland (born, Timothy Zachery Mosley) has signed to Roc Nation, according to posts on both the Roc Nation and Jay-Z’s Life + Times sites. “Roc Nation Welcomes Timbaland To The Family,” reads the caption beneath a photo (above) of Jay-Z and Timbaland […]

Posted in: Music, News, Uncategorized
M.I.A. Joins Roc Nation
By May 24, 2012
M.I.A. Joins Roc Nation

The folks at Roc Nation just tweeted out this photo and their official website confirms it: M.I.A. is on Roc Nation. However, it appears that she is under Roc Nation management – not the label. Regardless, hopefully it works out for her.

Posted in: News
Rita Ora: Becoming Rita Ora
By April 2, 2012
Rita Ora: Becoming Rita Ora

Roc Nation’s Rita Ora talks about her early days as a musician, getting her big break and getting her first record deal. All I can say is I’ve got a thing for this girl.

Posted in: Film/Documentary
Melanie Fiona ft J. Cole – This Time
By February 29, 2012
Melanie Fiona ft J. Cole – This Time

The lovely Melanie Fiona recruits J.Cole for the latest cut off of her March 20th album, The MF Life. Two talented people right here:

Posted in: Music
By December 13, 2011
Jay-Z Talks About J.Cole’s Success

Get More: Music News Jay-Z sits with MTV to talk about the success of J.Cole. Real talk on this one. Wise words from a decent man.

Posted in: Interview
Jay-Z is a 2011 GQ Man of the Year
By November 14, 2011
Jay-Z is a 2011 GQ Man of the Year

Via GQ They’re waiting for him at the gallery. They’re lined up in the foyer, as if for inspection. Ealan Wingate, who runs the place, nutty-professorial in a bow tie and blazer, stands with some gallery staffers, young women in heels and complicated blouses, their demeanor poised and professional, their eyes flashing OMG, OMG as […]

Posted in: Interview
By October 26, 2011
J.Cole – Lost Ones (Music Video)

J.Cole and Roc Nation provides the official visuals to one of Cole’s most personal songs to date. Great song, great artist, great video, great album. Check it out.

Posted in: Video
J.Cole Will [Tentatively] Release Sophomore Album in June 2012
By October 24, 2011
J.Cole Will [Tentatively] Release Sophomore Album in June 2012

As a result of having a stellar debut, J.Cole will be given a second go around via Roc Nation. Cole confirms to Hot 106 that he has already begun work on the second album. I’m actually fairly surprised that he confirmed (pretty firmly) that the end of June 2012 is the target release for the […]

Posted in: Release
Beyonce ft J.Cole – Party (Remix)
By October 21, 2011
Beyonce ft J.Cole – Party (Remix)

Originally intended to have Andre 3000 on the official single, it will now house J.Cole. Major look for Mr. Cole. Produced by Kanye West. Thanks to RR for the info.

Posted in: Music
Bridget Kelly – Every Girl (EP)
By October 20, 2011
Bridget Kelly – Every Girl (EP)

Bridget Kelly releases her brand new free EP “Every Girl”, featuring the tracks “Thinking About Forever” and “Seek & Destroy”. This released yesterday but I forgot to post it up until now. Track list and DL below:

Posted in: Mixtape
Bridget Kelly – Seek and Destroy
By October 17, 2011
Bridget Kelly – Seek and Destroy

Bridget Kelly tells a potential lover that he better come correct in her new track “Seek and Destroy” written by The Dream and produced by Shea Taylor. Bridget Kelly’s new EP, “Every Girl” available for free download on 10/19.

Posted in: Music
Jay Electronica ft. Mobb Deep – Call of Duty (Modern Warfare 3)
By October 11, 2011
Jay Electronica ft. Mobb Deep – Call of Duty (Modern Warfare 3)

Young Guru supplies the production behind Jay Electronica’s annual song. This time around, Mr. Electronica teams up with Mobb Deep for “Call of Duty (Modern Warfare 3).” Put your diamonds in the sky:

Posted in: Music
J.Cole ft. Jay-Z – Mr. Nice Watch (CDQ/Dirty)
By September 14, 2011
J.Cole ft. Jay-Z – Mr. Nice Watch (CDQ/Dirty)

I was away from 3pm until now, so sorry that I’m 6 hours aka 6 blog days late posting J.Cole’s new single with Jay-Z. Regardless, I bring you the CDQ/Dirty version of J & Jay’s new track. This is the one the KILLED it at the listening session. I read some people weren’t feeling it […]

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