By The Hip Hop Writer
Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer
“I don’t run rap no more, I run the map” and Jay-Z was not kidding when he uttered this on his “What We Talkin’ Bout” intro of The Blueprint 3. At the time, Jay-Z was fresh off a successful presidential campaign and an owner of the New Jersey Nets. Now, Jay-Z is fresh off his second successful presidential campaign and a rising sports agent.
Already, Jay-Z signed Skylar Diggins to Roc Nation Sports. In celebration of her college graduation, Jay-Z purchased a Mercedes-Benz CLS for her to drive. Doing whatever he has to in order to keep his clients happy, Jay-Z has more he is adding to the roster of the rising Roc Nation Sports company.
Geno Smith is one of the biggest rising stars of the NFL. Drafted as the rookie quarterback of the New York Jets, Geno Smith was looking for the right sports agency to sign to. A product of hip hop, it made sense for Geno Smith to sign to Roc Nation Sports after a meeting with Jay-Z.