JAY-Z, Roc Nation, Partners of the NFL For the Music and Social Justice, Campaign

HipHop News Posted on August 13, 2019 at 7:35am

JAY-Z, Roc Nation, Partners of the NFL For the Music and Social Justice, Campaign

"I said no to the Super Bowl: you need me, I don't need that," Hov once hit.

New York, NY – JAY-Z is getting into business with the National Football League. According to the New York Times, Hov's Roc Nation has signed an agreement with the NFL to help the league of social justice, the efforts and strengthen their connections in the music industry.

Roc Nation reports that serve as the NFL's "live music strategist", which includes advice on the production, such as the halftime show of the Super Bowl..centered-ad {

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JAY will also contribute to the league to Inspire the Change initiative. The campaign was created after several players followed the former quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick lead by kneeling during the national anthem to protest racial injustice and police brutality.

"The NFL has a huge platform, and it has to be all-inclusive," JAY told the New York Times. "They were willing to do some things, make some changes, we can do something good."

NFL commissioner Roger Goodel

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