Posts tagged "rocawear"

Jay-Z Laid Off Half His Rocawear Staff The Day Before Blue Ivy Was Born`

With all this talk about crystal and diamond baby gifts, lucite baby cribs and such, you’d think that Jay-Z and Beyonce would have no money troubles at all. But it seems that just as the world’s most famous new parents were totally renovating their own floor at Lenox Hill Hospital, Jay-Z laid off half of the…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 18, 2012

Jay-Z’s Rocawear Pulls “Occupy All Streets” Shirts

Why shouldn’t Jay-Z — a man firmly entrenched in the 1 percent as any — be able to profit off of the Occupy Wall Street foment that’s taken over the country? That, I suppose, was the thinking behind his Rocawear label’s “Occupy All Streets” T-shirt, which was, said a statement from the company, “a way…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 14, 2011