JAY-Z's Roc Nation Sports Signs Football Star Romelu Lukaku

Marking the first Premier League player to join.

Sports
23,742 Hypes 4 Comments

Manchester United and Belgian football superstar Romelu Lukaku has just signed with JAY-Z‘s Roc Nation Sports management company.

Marking the first Premier League player to join JAY’s new project, Lukaku’s recent signing follows Jérôme Boateng from Bundesliga’s Bayern Munich. JAY-Z’s new venture aims to represent numerous athletes across the NBA, MLB and NFL. Other major names represented by Roc Nation Sports include Kevin Durant of Golden State Warriors and NFL star Dez Bryant.

According to The Manchester Evening News, Roc Nation Sports will likely handle Lukaku’s talent management and commercial opportunities, especially in America.

Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports talent is an extension of his entertainment company Roc Nation, which counts chart-topping superstars such as Shakira and DJ Khaled among its ranks. Watch for Lukaku to star at this summer’s 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

In the meantime, catch up on the top scoring FIFA World Cup scorers of all-time.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Roc Nation Responds To Recent Rumors Surrounding JAY-Z's Speculated 2024 Album
Music

Roc Nation Responds To Recent Rumors Surrounding JAY-Z's Speculated 2024 Album

Following a recent Story from Hidji World.

Creativity Is Limitless Across JAY-Z's Roc Nation x Moncler Genius Collaboration
Fashion

Creativity Is Limitless Across JAY-Z's Roc Nation x Moncler Genius Collaboration

The collection is grounded in a complementary nature, creating abnormal proportions that manipulate the human form.

In Conversation with RJ Cyler on Style, Creativity, Real Friends and JAY-Z's Moncler Collab
Fashion

In Conversation with RJ Cyler on Style, Creativity, Real Friends and JAY-Z's Moncler Collab

Hypebeast caught up with the actor for an exclusive interview and shoot styled in the latest Moncler x Roc Nation collection.


Jay-Z Could Be Getting His Own Day in New York City
Music

Jay-Z Could Be Getting His Own Day in New York City

A bill proposed December 4 be named “Jay-Z Day.”

Russell Westbrook Commemorates His Brother With New Jordan Why Not Zer0.1 "Masters"
Footwear

Russell Westbrook Commemorates His Brother With New Jordan Why Not Zer0.1 "Masters"

Celebrating young Raynard’s accomplishment.

Kanye West Shares First Look at the YEEZY 451 Prototype
Footwear

Kanye West Shares First Look at the YEEZY 451 Prototype

It just keeps coming.

J. Cole Reveals 'K.O.D' Meaning in Album Trailer
Music

J. Cole Reveals 'K.O.D' Meaning in Album Trailer

Narrated by kiLL edward.

Sundae School Will Celebrate Its One-Year Anniversary With "GPA 4.20" Collection & Pop-Up
Fashion

Sundae School Will Celebrate Its One-Year Anniversary With "GPA 4.20" Collection & Pop-Up

Bringing together the “honor roller” community.

Kanye West Shares a Ton of Never-Before-Seen YEEZY Sneakers
Footwear

Kanye West Shares a Ton of Never-Before-Seen YEEZY Sneakers

Waverunners, 500s, 350 V2s, sandals and bball sneakers.


MAPLE Showcases Laid-Back Summer Style in New Editorial
Fashion

MAPLE Showcases Laid-Back Summer Style in New Editorial

Understated linen, cotton and silver goods.

Nike LeBron Soldier 12 "SVSM Home" to Drop in May
Footwear

Nike LeBron Soldier 12 "SVSM Home" to Drop in May

Honoring the King’s old stomping grounds.

Kanye West Announces New Pusha T and Teyana Taylor Albums
Music

Kanye West Announces New Pusha T and Teyana Taylor Albums

Yeezy season is in full effect.

PINTRILL Celebrates 10th Anniversary of 'Pineapple Express' with Exclusive Collection
Fashion

PINTRILL Celebrates 10th Anniversary of 'Pineapple Express' with Exclusive Collection

Happy 4/20.

A$AP Twelvyy Takes Us Uptown in New "Periodic Table" Video
Music

A$AP Twelvyy Takes Us Uptown in New "Periodic Table" Video

Last year being broke.

More ▾
 
We got you covered. Don’t miss out on the latest news by signing up for our newsletters.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.