Jay-z helped raise $6 million towards post-secondary education for future students through his Shawn Carter Foundation inaugural gala. The music and business mogul hosted a star-studded gala and blackjack tournament at the newly renovated Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, FL. along with his mother Gloria Carter and Beyoncé.
Alicia Keys performed at the event, which saw the likes of Swizz Beatz, Meek Mill, DJ Khaled, Fabolous, Michael Blackson, Tyler Perry, Yo Gotti and more in attendance. Robin Roberts of ABC’s “Good Morning America” served as the weekend’s MC.