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Empire state of mind : how Jay-Z went from street corner to corner office / Zack O'Malley Greenburg.

Author/creator Greenburg, Zack O'Malley
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNew York : Portfolio / Penguin, 2011.
Descriptionviii, 246 pages ; 22 cm
Contents A hard knock life -- The Roc-a-Fella dynasty -- Building a notorious brand -- Jay-Z's first basketball team -- Early retirement -- Def Jam takeover -- Champagne secrets -- To infinity and Beyoncé -- Net gain -- Who killed the Jay-Z Jeep? -- Reinventing the Roc -- History and beyond.
Abstract An analysis of the business behind the rap artist's hip-hop empire draws on the insights of close friends and associates to cover such topics as his drug-marked youth, musical achievements, and urban-informed business savvy.
Local noteLittle-356569--305131059075$
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2010035334

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