The Caters is a big name in the USA music scene. The couple; Jay Z, officially known as Shawn Carter, and Beyoncé, have been dominating the music industry for more than a decade. An association with this couple could open tremendous doors for anyone in the industry whether in front of the cameras or behind the scenes. Behind the success of these two is a group of loyal friends and associates like Juan OG Perez and his wife Desiree Perez who have recently received a shout out from the couple in the sixth track of their album; everything is Love. In the track, Jay Z refers to them as true and real friends.
Desiree and Juan OG Perez have been closely associated with the Carters for more than a decade. In fact, Desiree is referred to as Jay-Z’s right-hand woman in all corporate affairs. She is the brains behind the Tidal app and the COO of the label Roc-Nation owned by Mr. Carter. Desiree was introduced to the couple by his husband Juan Perez known to many as the OG.
About Juan ‘OG’ Perez
Juan OG Perez has been behind the scenes in the music industry for several years now. He is also a successful mogul and a visionary entrepreneur. He was born and raised in Harlem where he first got into the music scene. Perez met Jay Z back in 1996. The two were introduced by the then Roc-A-Fella Records founder and president, Kareem Burke known to many as Biggs. The two men were tasked to manage Kareem’s studio together and since then have been partners and close friends.
Their business partnership began when they launched the Roc-La-Familia recording label to which Juan Perez was the President. Their next big project was the 40/40 sports club which they launched back in the year 2003. Following the success of this club, Perez and Carter opened several other clubs in different parts of New York, in Atlanta and Atlantic City, Las Vegas, and Arizona among other states. They called the business Roc Nation Sports after the Jay Z owned label called Roc Nation that took over Roc-La-Familia. Juan OG Perez is the president of Roc Nation Sports.
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