StarRoc is an American entertainment company. The company operates a full service record label and music publishing house. It was founded in 2008 by American rapper Jay-Z and Norwegian record production team Mikkel S. Eriksen and Tor Erik Hermansen of the production trio Stargate. The label is a 50/50 partnership between Stargate and Jay-Z's Roc Nation entertainment company, which he signed in the same year to Live Nation. StarRoc is headquartered at Jay-Z's recording studio, Roc the Mic, in Manhattan, New York City, United States.
|Parent company||Roc Nation|
|Founder||Shawn Corey Carter|
Mikkel S. Eriksen
Tor Erik Hermansen
|Distributor(s)||Universal Music Distribution|
(Universal Music Group)
|Country of origin||United States|
|Location||New York City, New York|
- Alexis Jordan (2011)
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