Jay Z and Live Nation have confirmed an exclusive touring deal, extending their longstanding partnership.
The deal includes worldwide touring, in which Live Nation will produce and promote Jay Z concert events.
"Live Nation and I entered unchartered territory in 2008," said Jay Z, aka Shawn Carter. "Over nine years, we have traveled the world producing historic music experiences. Michael Rapino is an industry visionary, and this renewed partnership is a testament to our longstanding relationship and the talented individuals at Live Nation. For the next 10 years, we will continue redefining the live event landscape."
"Jay Z is one of the world's preeminent touring artists," added Michael Rapino, Live Nation president and chief executive officer. "This strengthens the creative and business partnership of someone that continues to expand his touring base and reach."