Jay-Z is surely capitalizing on his New York State Of Mind!
“Jigga man” is is expanding his chief executive duties and is now entering the world of video games. The hip-hop veteran, has just signed on as executive producer on a forthcoming basketball video game. Now, the cliche of it all is that Jay-Z is currently a part-owner of the NBA basketball team, Brooklyn Nets so logically this new deal venture doesn’t seem far fetch from his love of basketball. However, this new deal would simply mean more money and more power status for hip hop mogul star.
According to Digital Spy reports:
The video game is likely to include basketball stars such as Michael Jordan, Blake Griffin, Kevin Durant and Derrick Rose. It will be scheduled for release on Xbox 360, PS3, PlayStation Vita, Wii and PC in October in the US, with a European launch date TBA.
You got to respect Jay’s hustle. The streets of hard knocks taught him well. Get Em Jay.
Bonus Clip: Here’s Jay-Z and Alicia Keys performing New York State Of Mind at MSG. Classic performance!