Juan “OG” Perez and his wife Desiree Perez recently were on the spotlight after the release of the new album by the Carters. The new album, Everything is love Jay-Z and Beyonce focus on the different things around their lives including friends. Juan “OG” Perez and his wife Desiree have been mentioned many times throughout the album primarily in the song “Friends.”
Juan “OG” Perez has been working in the music industry and other industries for many years. He was born and raised in Harlem. Juan “OG” Perez has been friends with the pronoun singer for many years. Their friendship came to be after Kareen “Biggs” Burke, the co-founder of Roc-A-Fella Records introduced Perez to Jay in 1996. Since then Jay-Z and Perez have grown their friendship outside the workspace.
Juan “OG” Perez and his wife have been mentioned in other songs by Jay-Z. Back in 2013, Jay-Z gave a shout out to the couple in The Black Album in 2003. Over the year, Juan OG Perez and Jay-Z have created many companies. They built their first bar 40/40 in 2003. Since then they have managed to add five more bars in Atlanta, Atlantic City, Las Vegas and Brooklyn.
In addition to the bars, Juan “OG” Perez and Jay-Z launched Roc Nation Sports due to their love of sports. Roc Nation Sports is doing remarkably well since its launch. It has become part of the Roc Nation Family. According to Perez and Jay-Z had talked about the idea in 2008 or 2009 by they did not put it into action as it was not yet the proper time. Roc Nation Sports focuses on supporting athletes by elevating their careers on a global scale.
Their partnership has also resulted in a new defunct Roc-La-Familia record label. The label was to help build new talent. Although the label did not grow as planned, the two were happy to partake in the project.
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