Roc Nation is a full-service entertainment company, inclusive of artist and athlete management, label, publishing, touring, film / TV and new ventures. Roc Nation Sports is the sports management division of Roc Nation. Live Nation Entertainment has acquired a majority stake in the David Grutman owned Groot Hospitality, a Miami-based company. Roc Nation Sports was founded by Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter in Spring 2013 in partnership with Creative Artists Agency , a prominent talent agency based in Los Angeles . We are a full-service organization, supporting talent via music publishing for a diverse roster of artists. Since launching in 2008, Jay Z's Roc Nation management company has built up a crazy rap roster. Roc Nation declined to comment. ROC NATION is home to a diverse roster of critically acclaimed recording artists, writers and producers including Rihanna, Shakira, J. Cole and others. The portfolio includes restaurants and nightlife venues, to include Story (2012), Komodo (2015), Swan & Bar Bevy … Since its founding in 2008, Roc Nation has grown into the world’s preeminent entertainment company. Roc Nation has partnerships with the world’s leading experts in artist management, technology, fashion, and philanthropy, redefining the business of entertainment. Check out the rappers who signed to the company in the last two years. Roc Nation Sports elevates athletes’ careers on and off the field, including endorsement deals, philanthropic endeavors, media relations and brand strategy. The portfolio includes LIV nightclub located inside the historic Fontainebleau Hotel, which opened in 2008 as host to the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in 2008.
Roc Nation’s current label roster includes Rihanna , J. Cole , Rapsody , Belly and Vic Mensa , as well as emerging artists Nicole Bus and Angelica Vila, among others.