Roc Nation

Essays

'Free Meek' Is a Portrait of America's Broken Justice System

Meek Mill's new Amazon docuseries contextualizes his experiences in the larger problem of mass incarceration and state supervision in the U.S.
Ann-Derrick Gaillot
8.9.19
Noisey News

Female Record Label Executives Call Grammys Organization "Out of Touch"

Six of music's most powerful women speak out about Grammy president Neil Portnow in an open letter obtained by The New York Times.
Kristin Corry
2.5.18
This Is Important

There Is Now a Petition to Support Meek Mill

"[Meek] being imprisoned will be a disservice to the youth and community at large."
Noisey Staff
11.9.17
PROFILES

But Seriously, Who Is Rita Ora?

TV host; tabloid fodder; singer once trapped in a Roc Nation contract—she talks about it all.
Nick Levine
11.9.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Jaden Smith Goes to the Desert and Is Cool in the New “Watch Me” Video

Jaden Smith loves cool cars and leather jackets and riffs and that's awesome.
Alex Robert Ross
7.28.17
Premieres

Yo Gotti Discusses New Deal with Roc Nation, His 'White Friday' Album, and Premieres "Weatherman" Video with Kodak Black

Gotti's 'White Friday (CM9)' drops Friday.
Lawrence Burney
12.21.16
Noisey News

Roc Nation and Tidal are Being Sued by Prince's Estate over Streaming Rights

The estate claims that Tidal has been streaming Prince's back catalog without permission.
Noisey Staff
11.16.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Obama warns against "crude" nationalism across the world, an advisor claims the Trump team is considering a Muslim registry, "post-truth" is chosen as word of the year by Oxford, and more.
VICE Staff
11.16.16
Noisey News

Run the Jewels Release a New Song in Response to the Trump Victory

You can stream the reflective "2100" now.
Lauren O'Neill
11.10.16
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Congolese-French Rapper Young Paris Wants Afrobeats to Be "Open to Everyone"

The Roc Nation artist discusses African culture in the mainstream and "One Dance" with Toronto choreographer Esie Mensah.
Daily VICE
9.21.16
Premieres

New Roc Nation Rockers Dorothy Turn Up the Sleaze on "Dark Nights"

The grimy solo and vocalist Dorothy Martin's knowing sneer make me want to catch my man cheating, then run him over with a motorcycle that's also on fire.
Noisey Staff
4.29.16
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Listen to LeMarquis' House-Friendly Remix of DJ Mustard and Travis Scott's "Whole Lotta Lovin"

The rising French producer takes on the LA hitmaker's latest anthem.
Max Mertens
3.10.16
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