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Square Reportedly Interested In Buying Tidal From Jay-Z

Tweet Pint it Share The  word around town is that  Tidal  is in talks to be  sold to new ownership. Tidal launched in 2014 and now operates in over 50 countries. Jay-Z first purchased the platform back in 2015 for $56 million from Swedish company Aspiro.Square, an American financial services company that operates Cash App, is reportedly interested …

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Random House and Roc Nation Launch Roc Lit 101

Tweet Pint it Share Roc Nation, the entertainment company founded by the rapper, is starting an imprint with Random House called Roc Lit 101. In a joint announcement Tuesday, Random House and Roc Nation promised “books at the dynamic intersection of entertainment and genre-defying literature.” Among the initial releases for next summer: “Till the End,” …

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Pharrell & Jay-Z Are Releasing A New Single Entrepreneur

Tweet Pint it Share Pharrell & Jay-Z are dropping a single tonight, Entrepreneur The track discusses challenges Black entrepreneurs face due to the systemic racism Quote from Jay’s verse: In Black Twitter, what’s that? When Jack (Dorsey) gets paid, do you?/ For every one Gucci, support two FUBUs The announcement was made in conjunction with the new …

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Jay-Z Sends Private Jet for Ahmaud Arbery’s Family Lawyer To Get to Court

Tweet Pint it Share Jayz made show that the lawyer of Ahmaud Arbery,  who was chased by two White men then shot by one of themwhile jogging  Atlanta neighborhood in February, makes it to his client’s killers’ court appearance. In an Instagram post on Thursday (June 4), S. Lee Merritt, the Civil Rights lawyer representing Ahmaud Arbery and …

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Rihanna , Jay-Z , & Twitter CEO Offer More Than $6M In Relief Grants

Tweet Pint it Share   Together with @rihanna’s @ClaraLionelFdn and @jack’s #startsmall, we are co-funding $6.2 million in COVID-19 response grants to 11 organizations in the U.S. and abroad. #pullup https://t.co/DuZoR6aLa0 pic.twitter.com/t4cQEJY7Gb — Shawn Carter Foundation (@ShawnCarterSF) April 15, 2020 CLF Expands Support for COVID-19 Global Response CLF, Twitter & Square CEO Jack Dorsey and …