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88Rising CEO Sean Miyashiro, center, is betting on viral Asian hip-hop stars such as Nikki, left, and Rich Brian, right.

A 3-year-old shape-shifting startup founded by a Vice alum is betting on viral Asian hip-hop stars to be the future of the entertainment industry

88Rising is an entertainment company that combines a record label with a creative agency, a video-production house, and an artist-management agency.
Jay-Z has a net worth of $900 million.

Jay-Z is worth $900 million — see how the rapper-turned-mogul makes and spends his fortune

Jay-Z has an estimated net worth of $900 million. He's parlayed his success in the music world into several business ventures, including entertainment labels, a clothing line, alcohol brands, an upscale sports club, and a $600 million streaming service.

Floyd Mayweather has offered to pay his fans $1,000 to mercilessly troll 50 Cent on social media

Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent have reignited their bitter feud on social media, and the animosity between the pair has now gotten so bad that the retired boxer has offered to pay his own fans just to troll the rapper — and the best ones could win $1,000 each.

Before Daymond John became a millionaire investor on ‘Shark Tank,’ he was waiting tables at Red Lobster and talking his way onto LL Cool J...

Daymond John talks about founding the hip-hop fashion line FUBU and becoming a TV star on the hit show "Shark Tank."
Kendrick Lamar performing at the 2018 Grammys on Sunday.

The Grammys snubbed hip-hop yet again — and it fits a trend of rewarding safe, apolitical pop music

Kendrick Lamar's loss to Bruno Mars in the three major Grammy categories on Sunday, including album of the year, fits a pattern.

The incredible career rise and tragic murder of Tupac Shakur, who died 21 years ago

Tupac Shakur's music career lasted only about five years, but his legacy remains influential two decades after his unsolved murder.

Why Kendrick Lamar says speaking out against Trump is like ‘beating a dead horse’

Though he has previously spoke out against Trump, Kendrick Lamar says he now thinks that writing protest music against Trump is like "beating a dead horse."

The concert A Tribe Called Quest called its last ever in New York was a massive tribute to Phife Dawg

The legendary hip-hop group announced Sunday that its concert at Panorama Festival would be its last in New York City.

Chance the Rapper apologizes to Dr. Dre for mocking his record label

Chance the Rapper has apologized to Dr. Dre for mocking Dre's Aftermath label and other music institutions on his 2017 Be Encouraged tour.

Mayweather and McGregor make millions in the ring, but this 33-year-old cage fighting star tops up his earnings trading stocks and buying property

MMA economics: Boxing great Floyd Mayweather and UFC star Conor McGregor may be negotiating a half a billion dollar bout but most fighters live fight to fight.