By The Associated Press.
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Jay-Z's Roc Nation Entertainment Company has partnered with Brooklyn Long Island University to launch the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports and Entertainment.
The new school will begin enrolling students for the fall semester of 2021, and 25% of the incoming freshman class will receive the Roc Nation Hope Scholarships. Hope Scholars will graduate without debt.
Jay-Z, a 22-time Grammy winner and entertainment mogul, was born and raised in Brooklyn. It launched Roc Nation in 2008 and the company has worked with some of the best musicians including Rihanna, Alicia Keys, DJ Khaled, J. Cole, Megan Thee Stallion, Lil Uzi Vert, and more. The company also partnered with the NFL and co-produced this year's Emmy-nominated hal...