Desiree Perez is one of the most recognized women in the music business. She has weathered all storms to reach the apex of management at Roc Nation, an entertainment company owned by Shawn Jay-Z Carter. Desiree is also an influential member of Jay-Z’s other franchises like Tidal.
Tidal is a platform for streaming and downloading music with a collection of over 48 million songs. Customers pay for their service in their website to gain access to the different songs available. Desiree Perez qualities, determination, and the influence Jay-Z has in the music scene have enabled Tidal launch albums of several renowned artists such as Rihanna, T.I, Beyoncé, and Kanye West. Desiree has been a friend and business partner to Jay-Z for years and has seen him grow into the business mogul he is.
Desiree Perez’s success story in the music business cannot be complete without mentioning her unique negotiating skills. She has been able to complete significant deals for Rock Nation and other Jay-Z’s enterprises. She spearheaded the negotiation that led to signing of a $200 million contract between Tidal and Sprint. During the Rihanna anti-tour, Desiree was responsible for sealing the $25 million deal that funded part of the tour. Most music lovers learned about Rihanna through the music tour. Recently, Desiree was involved in the negotiations between Roc Nation and Live Nation. The talks bore success as a $250 million deal, that will fund Roc Nations decade anniversary celebrations, was struck.
Desiree Perez is not just a company executive; she is also a music producer and a talent manager. Her spouse, Juan Perez heads Roc Nation Sports, a sports management enterprise under Jay-Z’s belt. The two are members of the Hova Circle of influencers, a team of decision-makers and leaders in Jay-Z’s empire. They are responsible for overseeing operations of the different companies.
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