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DES IS ON TOP
OF THE ROC

Roc Nation supremo Shawn Carter (whom you may also know as Jay-Z) has upped Desiree Perez to CEO, effective immediately. Previously named CEO and fellow co-founder Jay Brown has been newly dubbed Vice Chairman. Perez, a co-founder of the company, has served as COO since 2009; music, management, biz dev, philanthropy, publishing, touring, TV and film will all be within her purview. According to the announcement, in his new role, Brown will “continue to cultivate partnerships and expand the breadth of Roc Nation as a global powerhouse.”

Perez was honored as Executive of the Year at Billboard's Women in Music extravaganza on 12/12.

NEAR TRUTHS:
DEVELOPING STORIES
The kids are almighty. (8/3a)
LEADING OFF:
RON’S BIG RUN
Not your father's Columbia (8/3a)
ON THE COVER
Happier days are here again. (8/3a)
AN AUGUST HITS LIST
Look at the guns on these giants. (8/3a)
GRAMMY CHEW: SEEING BIEBER
It's high time for Justice in the Academy. (8/4a)
NEW & DEVELOPING ARTISTS
From tender shoots to mighty oaks.
MARKETSHARE MANIA
Let's do the numbers.
DELTA VARIANT
It is not the name of a Henry Miller novel.
IS IT TIME FOR ANOTHER ROCK STORY?
Could be. Dunno.
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