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OG Juan Perez is a Leader and Innovator in the World of Hip-Hop

OG Juan Perez has established himself in the world of hip-hop. Perez is a businessman who has worked behind the scenes for quite some time. His relationship with Jay-Z goes back 20 years. OG Juan and the world famous rapper met in the studio that Perez was managing during the 90’s. They were introduced by Kareem Biggs Burke. The two men quickly bonded over interest such as New York Sports and being natives of the city. Their relationship continued to grow throughout the years and they eventually formed a working partnership that has been very successful.

OG Juan Perez and Jay-Z’s first business enterprise together was the 40/40 Club. The 40/40 Club is a combination of a sports bar and relaxing lounge scene. There are hip hop entertainers making appearances and performing at the 40/40 Club venues on a regular basis. It has spread out as a franchise to the Brooklyn Barclays Center, Atlantic City and Atlanta, Georgia.

OG Juan Perez and Jay-Z also launched Roc Nation Sports. Roc Nation Sports is a sports agency concept that the two men had been discussing for quite some time. Professional athletes often lose their wealth after spending years in professional sports leagues. OG Juan and Jay-Z decided to form an agency that would cater to athletes and not only help them make money but take care of the money once they had it. OG Juan Perez is currently the President of Roc Nation Sports, which is a thriving business venture.

Perez celebrated his 50th birthday with some of the most influential members of Roc Nation including Jay-Z. They spent the night out on the town in New York City visiting expensive restaurants and appearing at the most elite nightclubs. The night made news due to the enormous tab that crew ran up. The bill totaled $100,000. Press covering the events initially gave Jay-Z credit for picking up the $100,000 note. However, it was revealed later that OG Juan Perez himself had paid the bill.