Two Hip-Hop Moguls Make Plans To Connect Black-Owned Businesses All Over The Country
Sean "P Diddy" Combs Look quite dapper on the cover of GQ Magazines "Style Bible" special issue. The mogul has dabbled in several industries including fashion, record labels, and fine spirits. Since he created Bad Boy Records—one of the most successful record labels of the late 90's and early 2000's—Diddy has shown the world what drive and determination are all about.When Diddy makes a move, the world usually takes notice. But, while he looked amazing in the GQ editorial spread, it was not so much how he looked, but, rather, what he said during the interview which was most captivating. Diddy revealed that he has plans to (in connection with his long-time friend and fellow mogul, Jay-Z) unveil a tech company which will connect and showcase "black-owned and black-friendly business in any given city". This move is clearly a game-changer for the black economic community at large.Diddy further stated to the interviewer, "This is not about taking away from any other community,” he said. “We’ll still go to Chinatown. We’ll still buy Gucci! But the application will make it possible for us to have an economic community. It’s about blacks gaining economic power.” Apparently, he and Jay-Z have been talking about this for some time now. Diddy closed by saying he plans to "move the race forward actively, by means of making a lot of money and putting it back into the community". As usual, both of these moguls are up to big things!