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.

Mar 6, 2018

This Is Why “Black Panther” Will Inspire More Women In STEM Fields

A business professor from the University of Maryland explains how "Black Panther" is inspiring young African American girls.

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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.

Feb 7, 2018

New App Spotlite Turns College Students Into A&R’s

A new app called Spotlite wants to harness the power of students, and where to find the next big thing in music.

Jan 23, 2018

This School Will Teach You All You Need To Know About Marijuana

A school in Oakland, California is teaching students the ins-and-outs of the marijuana business.

Jan 22, 2018

Lebron and Nas Drop Millions In To Covering High School Sports

LeBron James and Nas are betting millions on a new company covering high school sports.

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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 to shed light on the streaming business.

Do The Billboard Charts Reflect What You Listen To?

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

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.

Nas Revolutionizing Food Stamps With Fresh EBT App

Nas has invested in a new company that is revolutionizing public assistance.

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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.

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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 19, 2017

Damon Dash Stays Ahead Of The Curve With GFive Cultivation

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

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.

Nov 22, 2017

How The Death Of The Hip-Hop DJ Spawned The Superstar Rapper

There’s now a huge, awkward elephant in hip-hop culture’s room: the ghost of the DJ.

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

What Rapper Will Get The First Ever Titanium Car?

The world's coolest cars were on display at the Dubai Motor Show. Take a look at what's coming in 2017.

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.

Nov 10, 2017

These Are The Five Goals Malik Yusef Accomplished This Year

Spoken Word Artist Malik Yusef hit all of his key goals this year. Take a look at what he is up to.

Nov 7, 2017

Killer Mike Has Big Plans For SWAG In 2018

Killer Mike is doing his thing with his SWAG barbershops. Check out his plans for 2018.

Oct 18, 2017

Real Beef: Russian Hip-Hop Star Makes Hamburger For Vladimir Putin

Timati is a famous rapper over in Russia. And he's paying tribute to the country's leader this month, with a hamburger.

Oct 17, 2017

Grime Is The New Punk – Here’s Why

Those familiar with the genre will know this success is hard-won and reflects the efforts of an underground, black British music community.

Oct 5, 2017

“Shark Tank” Host Daymond John Presiding Over Launch Of New “American Dreams Academy” For Business Students

Daymond John is looking for bright students who have great business ideas in development or up and running. Read more...

Oct 5, 2017

Mona-Scott Young Talks Business To Students At North Carolina Central

Mona Scott-Young sat down with students at North Carolina Central to give them the scoop on the music business.

Oct 2, 2017

Students At Hofstra Aim For The Charts By Signing New Rapper izzeYE

Students At Hofstra Aim For The Charts By Signing New Rapper izzeYE

Sep 29, 2017

Asher Roth Moves On From “College” To Start A New Media Empire

Asher Roth is back with a new outlook on life and a new business to go along with it.

Sep 29, 2017

Snoop Dogg Gives 21 Savage Advice On Investing

21 Savage dropped by GGN with Snoop Dogg recently promoting his album and hit single “Bank Account."

Sep 28, 2017

Banning The Bootleg: The End Of A Music Era, Or The Beginning Of A New One?

Hip-hop has always drawn strongly and creatively from existing music, and it is this ethos that anchors its cultural value. It’s therefore not surprising that hip hop has a complex history of bootlegging.

Sep 26, 2017

This Love & Hip Hop Star Just Earned A Business Degree

A cast member of Love & Hip Hop" who was frequently embroiled in beef, is off the show and pursuing her education.

Sep 19, 2017

Here Is How To Get Schooled By Just Blaze For Free

If you want to be the best, you have to learn from the best. Here's how you can get schooled by Just Blaze.

Sep 19, 2017

MissionU Disrupts Education With Free Tuition and No Debt

A new business is claiming to offer students higher education free of cost.

Sep 18, 2017

These Rappers Made The “Hollyweed Impact List”

Variety just launched the "Hollyweed Impact List," which highlights the top celebrities who are making moves in the cannabis business.

Sep 18, 2017

Here’s How You Can Live Large and Save Money Like The Weeknd

How in the world can an artist who is touring the world, going in and out of recording studios and dating models possibly manage, and watch all of that money?