Jay-Z s Roc Nation is partnering with Random House to launch a new publishing imprint, Roc Lit 101 !
Roc Lit will focus on “books at the dynamic intersection of entertainment and genre-defying literature,” per a statement. Roc Lit 101 has already announced an initial slate of titles for summer 2021:Till the End, a new memoir from former Yankees star pitcher, CC Sabathia, and Shine Bright, a comprehensive book about black women in music from journalist Danyel Smith. ( Rolling Stone)
Roc Lit 101 is also prepping a new book from Meek Mill about criminal justice, memoirs from rappers Yo Gotti and Fat Joe, and even a book of fantasy fiction from Lil Uzi Vert.