“I think it’s just his agency. When you talk about being in New York from a standpoint of what they can do in the city, the connections that they have, I think it’s a good move. My mother and my family is comfortable with it, I’m comfortable with it. I’m just going to move on from there, not let it be a big deal, remain humble and keep focusing on football.”
Last night, Floyd Mayweather easily retained his WBC welterweight title against Robert Guerrero. But before the opening bell, Lil Wayne escorted him to the ring with a performance of “No Worries”. Good to see Tune back on his feet.
In support of this year’s NFL draft, a few of the league’s upcoming picks get a boost thanks to 50 and his latest single, “We Up”. The first round picks go down April 25 at Radio Music Hall in NY.
Diddy runs the city. And before John Cena’s win over The Rock at this year’s Wrestlemania, Sean lit up MetLife Stadium with a medley of hits including “Victory”, “Mo Money Mo Problems”, “It’s All About The Benjamins” and “Coming Home” with Skylar Grey. Last year, Puff and Skylar performed at WrestleMania 28 with MGK in Miami.
“Now I roll up torpedoes, get blunted with rastas/ For a hefty fee, I’m on your record like Bob Costas”
In other news, if you follow Luda on Instagram, you may have seen his “Now That’s Ludicrous” pics. Last night, he brought it over to Conan. Peep the skit below. Very funny.
He’s the Black Branch Rickey. Today, it was announced that Jay-Z has partnered with CAA to launch Roc Nation Sports. The agency’s first client is New York Yankees second baseman, Robinson Cano.
According to ESPN, if Hov decides to become a full-fledged sports agent, he would have to forfeit his ownership of the Brooklyn Nets. Says Mr. Carter:
“Because of my love of sports, it was a natural progression to form a company where we can help top athletes in various sports the same way we have been helping artists in the music industry for years.”
“At this point in my career, I am ready to take a more active role in my endeavors on and off the field. I am confident that the pairing of Roc Nation Sports and CAA Sports will be essential in helping me accomplish my short- and long-term goals. I am making this important decision now so I can keep my focus on helping the Yankees succeed in 2013, while minimizing any distractions for me and my teammates.”
Last December, BMX rider Nigel Sylvester threw his S.O.M.P. (Standing On My Pedals) event out in Long Beach, California. Here’s footage of A$AP Ferg’s performance and Nigel ripping through the streets of California, Istanbul and New York. Pop-A-Wheel Fresh.