JAY-Z reportedly Wants to Buy Harvey Weinstein's Stake In The Weinstein Company

HipHop News Posted on October 12, 2017 at 1:14am

JAY-Z reportedly Wants to Buy Harvey Weinstein's Stake In The Weinstein Company

The Hovstein Of The Company?

Reports have surfaced that JAY-Z is considering the purchase of up to the disgraced executive of the movie Harvey Weinstein, the 23% stake in The Weinstein Company.

JAY-Z worked with the company to produce The Kalief Browder Story, and has also been in the process of production of a series on the Trayvon Martin case. The report of TMZ says that JAY-Z would not be moving in the fire only, and that the buy-in would include "several investors, including a famous film producer and a millionaire."

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Weinstein was fired by the board of directors of the company he founded last week after an onslaught of allegations of sexual abuse made their position untenable.

Many of the great actresses as Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie and Cara Delevigne have issued public statements revealing stories of sexual harassment that have Weinstein. Other actresses have claimed that Weinstein sexually assaulted.

Weinstein misconstrued a JAY-Z lyric in his apology statement addressing the allegations, writing: "JAY-Z wrote at 4:44, 'I'm not the man I thought I was, and I better than the man of my children." The same is true for me."

The actual lyric, from the title of the album of the track: "And if my children knew/ I do not know what I would do/ If you don't look at me like/ I prolly die with all the shame".


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