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Beyonce bags deal to assist historically black colleges and universities

American singer and songwriter Beyoncé has released six studio albums, five live albums, three compilation albums, five EPs, one soundtrack album, two karaoke albums, and 80 singles (including 15 as a featured artist, 10 promotional singles and 6 charity singles). She has sold over 118 million records as a solo artist,and a further 60 million with Destiny's Child,making her one of the best-selling music artists of all time.The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) recognized her as the Top Certified Artist of the 2000s decade.[6] As of June 2016, in the United States, Beyoncé has sold 17.2 million albums as a solo artist,and a further 17 million albums as part of Destiny's Child.

Through her Roc Nation report label, the American movie star has teamed up with Long Island University (LIU) Brooklyn to set up the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports and Entertainment. The faculty will provide undergraduate levels in music, music technology, sports management and entrepreneurship and production, according to reports.

On pinnacle of the undergraduate degrees, the faculty will hold summer residential camps for excessive school students and Saturday programmes for college students aged 10 to 18 years old focusing on music and sports activities management, reports hypebeast.com.

In a statement, Roc Nation CEO Desiree Perez stated the group will provide unique insight, understanding and experience for students and introduce the world to the subsequent technology of unmatched talent.

Billboard reports that, via Peloton’s app, the songstress and the platform are gifting two-year Peloton digital memberships with a full vary of fitness lessons to students at 10 HBCUs.

The HBCUs encompass Bennett College, Clark Atlanta University, Grambling State University, Hampton University, Howard University, Morehouse College and Morehouse School of Medicine, Spelman College, Texas Southern University and Wilberforce University.

With this year's Homecoming season celebrations taking area online due to the fact of Covid-19, the exercise categories consist of indoor cycling, running, yoga and meditation

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