business

Since Beyonce unofficially made it National HBCU Day — let's honor the greats.

It’s no surprise that Diddy is doing big things. $130 million worth of things to be specific, and that was just in 2017 alone. Now, the entertainer and entrepreneur is making moves on an even bigger level and his goal is to inspire. According to his recent interview with GQ, Diddy (who now goes by […]

On Wednesday, Black-owned company, Essence Ventures LLC, announced that they acquired Essence Communications Inc. — the media company behind Essence magazine. Essence Ventures LLC is led by Richelieu Dennis, the same founder of Shea Moisture hair and skin products. His company acquired Essence Communications Inc. from Time Inc., which makes Essence magazine a 100% Black owned business […]

Amber Rose is setting her very own blueprint to success. The model, author and podcast host was recently honored by Russell Simmons and Blac Chyna at the All Def Digital Awards and revealed her surprise new business venture. While onstage accepting her award, Muva announced that she just purchased the popular strip club Ace Of […]

Sprint has acquired a 33 percent stake in Jay Z's streaming service Tidal, the two companies announced today.

She references a piece of advice from her dad – "forget the rest and do your best" – and shares some words of wisdom from her Uncle Russell.

Snoop Dogg has a lot on his plate and he's not stopping for a beat while his “homey Dr. Dre” comes “through with a gang of Tanqueray.”

Comedian Whoopi Goldberg is looking to switch up the narrative and respectability politics surrounding the marijuana business with a line of products geared towards those who suffer from menstrual cramps.

There’s nothing like a woman on her grind. Yes, there’s been great strides made in the fight for equal opportunity for women. After all, the prospect of having our first female president is more realistic now than ever. Still, there’s no denying that a double standard remains. Which makes it all the more empowering to […]

DJ Khaled may have achieved the highest key possible: he's on the cover of this week's Bloomberg Businessweek.

Despite its successful release in 2013, Jay Z's signature cologne could end up costing him millions - $18 million to be exact.