According to the president of Live Nation who expressed his how thrilled he been working with the record-breaking rap, Jay Z. He said: ‘For the next 10 years, we will continue redefining the live event landscape…Since he released his debut album ‘Reasonable Doubt’ in 1996, Jay Z has established himself as one of the world’s richest and most influential people in the music industry’.
Jay Z’s new deal is worth $200 million and he is expected to announce another big music tour later this year and while at it, he has struck a partnership deal that includes worldwide touring and will mean that ‘Live Nation’ will produce and promote Jay’s concert events until the age of 57.
The New York-born rap star said: ‘Live Nation and I entered unchartered territory in 2008…and Over 9 years, we have traveled the world producing historic music experiences.’ ‘Michael Rapino is an industry visionary, and this renewed partnership is a testament to our longstanding relationship and the talented individuals at Live Nation crew.’
He said: ‘Jay Z is one of the world’s preeminent touring artists…this strengthens the creative and business partnership of someone that continues to expand his touring base and reach.’