Business

Sep 20, 2018

Diggy Simmons Explains How To Be Financially Successful During “Young Money” Day

Diggy Simmons comes from a rich, wealth family. Now he is giving out some advice on how to be a successful brand or business.

Aug 28, 2018

Here Is How Jay-Z Plans To Revolutionize Music In Uganda And Africa

Tidal and MTN Uganda are organizing an exclusive Collaboration Conference in Uganda.

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Aug 20, 2018

A Public Relations Degree Takes Howard Alum To Hollywood

Landrie Hatcher is putting his Public Relations degree to work for him in Hollywood.

Jul 31, 2018

Lil Flip Gets His Own Device So You Can Make Contactless Payments With Bitcoin

Lil Flip just did a deal that will produce his own contactless payment device.

Jul 30, 2018

Ice-T Is Still A Gangster Rapper, But He Has A New Electronic Dance Music Record Label

Gangsta rap pioneer Ice-T and his longtime partner Mr. X launched an Electronic Dance Music record label. Check out what the legend is up to.

Jul 24, 2018

World Music: A Defunct Label In A Globalized World Of Sounds

The term world music may have been a useful way to signpost non-Western music to listeners who had previously only known performers from the UK and US.

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Jul 23, 2018

These Six Tips From Jay-Z Will Surely Help You Find Success

Struggling to find your path? Let one of the greatest businessmen in history give you some advice.

Here Are Three Reasons Why J. Prince Says You Should Find An “OG” And Ditch “IG”

Thanks to the rise of social media, and sometimes a lack of parental guidance, young people turn to social media in search of answers and guidance. J. Prince has some better ideas.

Here Is How You Can Learn To Use Kanye West To Find Spiritual Happiness, Financial Freedom And Peace

Critically acclaimed author Ash Cash is breaking down Kanye West's life, in order to show you how to find peace, prosperity and happiness!

“Love & Hip Hop” Boss Mona Scott-Young Aims To Capture Millions Of Fans With Her New Direct-To-Consumer Business

Mona Scott-Young is one of the most powerful people in all of media. Now she's launching a direct-to-consumer platform to tap into the power of her base.

Jul 5, 2018

Hip-Hop Takes Center Stage As Thousands Of Teachers Link To Improve Their Curriculums

Hip-Hop culture will have the spotlight during an upcoming conference for teachers in Philadelphia.

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Jun 18, 2018

From Big Butts To Big Houses: “Baby Got Back” Rapper Sir-Mix-Alot Flips Houses

Sir Mix-A-Lot has made over $100 million dollars from one hit single. And he's investing it wisely.

Jun 1, 2018

Rick Ross Gives Up Five Really Valuable Tips So You Can Be The Biggest Boss

Last week, Wale made an announcement that he signed with Warner Bros. Records and is no longer an artist signed to Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group.

May 31, 2018

Will These Lab Made Diamonds Finally Be Good Enough For Rappers?

De Beers just announced a new company specializing in making lab made diamonds. Will rappers take to it?

May 30, 2018

Drake’s Ex-Girl Sophie B. Is More Than A Big Butt and A Smile

Drake's potential baby mama is way more than a big butt and a smile

May 28, 2018

Queen Latifah’s Alliance With Strayer Could Take The University To The Next Level

Strayer University has tapped legendary rap star Queen Latifah to teach students everything they need to know about the real world.

May 25, 2018

Nicki Minaj Giving Away More Financial Aid For College To Her Fans

Nicki Minaj is giving away more financial aid money to her fans so they can pay off their college debt. The reaction was tremendous!

Mar 9, 2018

High Tech Buffalo Boss Restaurants Clocking Millions In Revenue Thanks To Jay-Z’s Advice

Jay-Z's cousin started a restaurant chain called Buffalo Boss thanks to advice from the business mogul.

Feb 15, 2018

T.I. Is After The “Mulaah” With Investment In New App

More than an app, Mulaah is a well designed, personalized mobile system that allows smartphone users to customize their device, including themes, apps, icons, and games.

Jan 17, 2018

Some Math To Understand How To Make Cash From Streaming

Music industry executive Brian Garrett of Future Star Music Group checks in with CollegeHipHop.com to shed light on the streaming business.

Jan 16, 2018

Nelly’s Face Removed From The School He Helped Create

Rap star Nelly has cut ties with the media Institute he helped found.

Jan 11, 2018

Do The Billboard Charts Reflect What You Listen To?

Do the Billboard charts really reflect the nation's tastes? One student says no.

Jan 2, 2018

Jimmy Iovine Says Never Let Your Business Become Your Identity

Jimmy Iovine explains how some wisdom from David Geffen helped him stay sane throughout the years.

Dec 28, 2017

Doctors Of Rhythm: Hip-Hop’s Greatest Producers Speak

A new book takes fans on a first-hand aural tour through many of Hip-Hop's most historic recording sessions.

Dec 26, 2017

Jay-Z Is Now An Official Term In The Financial World

Jay-Z was not lying when he said he was a "business, man."

Dec 22, 2017

Boosie Hopes To Make Billions With “BDP” Male Enhancement Pills

Lil Boosie has his sights on a $2 billion dollar industry.

Dec 22, 2017

Nipsey Hussle Goes Big With “Bold Like Kawhi” Gatorade Ad

Check out this ad for the Air Jordan Gatorade Collection with cameos by LaMarcus Aldridge and Nipsey Hussle.

Dec 21, 2017

NBA Star Baron Davis Explains Why He Started The BlackSanta Company

Baron Davis has big plans for The BlackSanta Company.

Dec 19, 2017

Damon Dash Stays Ahead Of The Curve With GFive Cultivation

Damon Dash explains how he got into the legalize marijuana business.

Dec 18, 2017

Lil B – The Neuroscientist?

Lil B wants to go back to college, and he already has some offers if he is serious.

Dec 15, 2017

Your Local College May Be Fastest Path To A Record Deal

Forget about a major label. There may be a record deal waiting for you at your local college.

Dec 5, 2017

Armin van Buuren Transforms From DJ To Teacher With New Class

The DJ will provide unprecedented insight into dance music in his first ever online class on MasterClass.com

Dec 4, 2017

Hip-Hop Loving Professor Is Donating $2 Million To Clemson

A professor at Clemson is planning on giving his entire estates' savings over to the University.

Nov 21, 2017

Chance the Rapper’s Tax Speech To Students Right On Time

Chance the Rapper had some very wise advice for students during a surprise appearance.

Nov 20, 2017

Three Reasons Why Ben Horowitz Dropped $70 Million Into Steve Stoute’s New Company UnitedMasters

Steve Stoute has a new company called UnitedMasters, which aims to take on the traditional music industry business model.

Nov 15, 2017

Is Beat Leasing The New Way For Producers To Get Paid?

A number of producers are cutting out the middlemen and leasing their beats and finding big success in the process.