Jay Z is seen before the Roc Nation event

JAY-Z hosted a star-studded Roc Nation THE BRUNCH party honoring himself at the World Trade Center, as part of Grammy Weekend on Saturday in New York City. The dapper 47-year-old rapper's invited guests included his well-heeled wife Beyonce, Mariah Carey, La La Anthony, Remy Ma, T.I. Harris, Monica Brown, Swizz Beatz, Jaden Smith, Nick Jonas, Dej Loaf, Omari Hardwick, Chris Bosh, Jasmine Sanders and Terrence J, Iggy Azalea, DJ Khaled, Justine Skye, Fat Joe, Brooklyn Beckham, Big Sean and too many more to list.

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Rap mogul Jay Z, 44, thought he found the next Raven-Symone when he signed Will Smith's precocious daughter, Willow, to a recording contract. But the kid proved she wasn't ready for the big time and backed out of the deal. That hasn't stopped Jay Z from sucking up to other Hollywood bigwigs through their children.

Roc Nation announced Steven Spielberg's daughter and adopted son have been signed to Jay Z's Sony Music imprint. It doesn't matter whether the kids are talented or not. They have the prestigious Spielberg name, which will open more doors for Jay Z.

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Jay Z is now officially a licensed NBA agent

Rap mogul Jay Z has all the right connections. The self-professed "business, man" is now licensed by the NBA to represent NBA athletes, according to a report on ESPN. The news was first reported by Sports Business Journal.

Jay Z, who has zero experience as a sports manager, signed NY Yankee Robinson Cano and NY Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz after forming Roc Nation sports management agency with his business partner Juan Perez (pictured left). He later signed WNBA player Skylar Diggins. But professional athletes are not rappers, and insiders are questioning whether Jay Z has the skills to negotiate major sports contracts and endorsements for his clients.

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