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Producer Hit-Boy Defends Kanye West, Blasts ‘Slave Deals’ and His Own Publisher; UMPG Responds

Hit-Boy is at the pinnacle of his career having executive produced Nas’ latest release, the well-received “King’s Disease,” as well as Big Sean’s “D2” (alongside Sean and Kanye West), which currently stands as the No. 1 album in the U.S. Among his other credits: Travis Scott’s “Sicko Mode,” Kanye West’s “N–s In Paris” and Kendrick […]
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What You Can Learn From the McDonald’s-Travis Scott Partnership

Earlier this month, McDonald's launched a promotion with Houston-based rapper Travis Scott by naming a meal after him, the first such deal of its kind in nearly three decades. The last time a celebrity had a meal named after them, it was NBA superstar Michael Jordan during the height of the Chicago Bulls hype in...
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Insider Retail: McDonald's Travis Scott collaboration is a success, but its spicy chicken nuggets disappoint

McDonald's launched its spicy chicken McNuggets on Wednesday. Irene Jiang/Business Insider Hello and happy Friday!Welcome back to another week of Insider Retail, Business Insider's weekly round-up of everything that's happening in restaurants and retail. If you haven't already subscribed, click here to get me, Shoshy Ciment, and my colleague, Kate Taylor, in your inbox every Friday. Now onto the news of the week: The McDonald's Travis Scott meal is a success McDonald's partnere...
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McDonald’s Travis Scott Meal Leads to Viral TikTok Trend, Employee Memo, Ingredient Shortages

McDonald’s staffers unfamiliar with the slang of “Sicko Mode” got schooled on all things Travis Scott as the rapper’s branded meal continues to sell swiftly coast-to-coast. Driving demand for the meal — which includes a Quarter Pounder with cheese, bacon, lettuce, pickles, ketchup and mustard; medium fries (with BBQ Sauce for dipping); and a Sprite […]
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McDonald's Travis Scott partnership popularity is leading to ingredient shortages across the country

McDonald’s Travis Scott meal is so popular that the famous fast-food chain is actually running out of burgers. 
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McDonald's has more celebrity partnerships in the works, as the Travis Scott collab sends burger sales soaring

Travis Scott has teamed up with McDonald's. Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic McDonald's partnership with Travis Scott has been a massive success for the brand, with locations running out of ingredients because of the meal's popularity.  Scott is just the first of McDonald's planned celebrity partnerships, Business Insider has learned.  "Travis is the first in a suite of big celebrities that resonate across segments and are true fans of our food and our brand," McDonald's US CMO Morgan Flatley sa...
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McDonald’s Warns Employees That Travis Scott Fans May Order By Blasting “Sicko Mode”

McDonald's Travis Scott Meal is too dang popular. It may just be a Quarter Pounder burger with medium fries and a Sprite, but the youths are eating it up. Some locations are running out of ingredients like beef and lettuce. People are stealing restaurants' Travis Scott posters … More »
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Travis Scott was reportedly fined after his surprise stop at a McDonald's in California was swarmed by 500 people

Travis Scott surprises crew and customers at McDonald's for the launch of the Travis Scott Meal on September 08, 2020 in Downey, California. Jerritt Clark/Getty Images for McDonald's Travis Scott teamed up with McDonald's to launch a special meal and McDonald's-themed items for the rapper's clothing line, Cactus Jack. On Tuesday, Scott visited a McDonald's in Downey, California to promote his recent collaboration with the fast-food giant. The event, which was supposed to be a surpr...
Tags: California, Restaurants, Trends, Retail, Mcdonald's, Travis Scott, Scott, McDonald, Downey, Downey California, Jerritt Clark Getty, Downey Police Department, Cactus Jack, Isabella Jibilian, City of Downey Downey Police


McDonald's new 'Travis Scott Meal' is in short supply at some restaurants

The Travis Scott meal has been such a success that McDonald's is running out.
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McDonald's is running out of burgers because of the massive popularity of the Travis Scott Meal

Travis Scott at McDonald's for the launch of the Travis Scott Meal on September 8. Jerritt Clark/Getty Images for McDonald's McDonald's said it was facing shortages due to the massive popularity of the Travis Scott Meal. "It's been so lit, some of our restaurants have temporarily sold out of some of the ingredients in the meal," McDonald's said in a statement. "We're working closely with our suppliers, distributors, and franchisees to resupply impacted restaurants as quickly as pos...
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McDonald's is running out of burgers due to the massive popularity of the Travis Scott Meal

Travis Scott surprises crew and customers at McDonald's for the launch of the Travis Scott Meal on September 8. Jerritt Clark/Getty Images for McDonald's McDonald's is facing shortages due to the massive popularity of the Travis Scott Meal.  "It's been so lit, some of our restaurants have temporarily sold out of some of the ingredients in the meal," McDonald's said in a statement. "We're working closely with our suppliers, distributors, and franchisees to resupply impacted restaura...
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The business genius of Travis Scott: How the rapper built a nearly $40 million net worth through music and lucrative partnerships with brands like Nike and McDonald's

Travis Scott surprises crew and customers at McDonald's for the launch of the Travis Scott Meal on September 08, 2020 in Downey, California. Jerritt Clark/Getty Images for McDonald's Travis Scott is a singer, lyricist, and producer who collaborates with brands across food, fashion, and entertainment. Scott collaborated with McDonald's in September 2020 to make the Travis Scott meal. The deal also included Cactus Jack shirts for employees, McDonald's-themed merch, and a commercial s...
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Music Branding: McDonald's Travis Scott Meal A Hit!

MusicWatch - #1 Internet Music Media Site Fast food giant McDonald's new promotional partnership with music entertainer Travis Scott has been hitting all the right notes. The new promotion offers the public The Travis Scott Meal / Scott's McDonald's Cactus Jack favorites for $6. The meal's setlist comes with three of Scott's faves: a cheese, bacon, and lettuce Quarter Pounder, a medium fries with bbq sauce, and a sprite with extra ice.  Fans also get first dibs on Cactus Jack + McDonald's merc...
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McDonald's is giving away free chicken nuggets — here's how to get some with the chain's 'Spicesurance'

McDonald's is giving away free chicken nuggets. Irene Jiang / Business Insider McDonald's is giving away free Chicken McNuggets on Wednesday, September 16, to celebrate the launch of its Spicy Chicken McNuggets.  If you order six spicy nuggets on McDonald's app, you can get an addition six spicy or traditional nuggets for free.  McDonald's Spicy Chicken McNuggets are rolling out across the US on Wednesday, along with a new dipping sauce called Mighty Hot Sauce.  Visit Business Insider'...
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Kanye West Declares Himself ‘New Moses,’ Says He Won’t Release New Music Till Freed From Universal and Sony/ATV Deals

Kanye West took a break from his presidential campaign to make some declarations about his music career Monday, saying that he will refuse to release any new music until his record company, Universal Music Group, and his publisher, Sony/ATV, free him from their deals. He quickly followed that up by saying that Drake and J. […]
Tags: News, Jay Z, Kanye West, Drake, Travis Scott, J. Cole, Sony ATV, Universal Music Group, SONY/ATV Music Publishing, Sony ATV Deals


McDonald's Travis Scott campaign is a brilliant marketing ploy that creates massive buzz — without adding a single menu item

McDonald's teamed up with rapper Travis Scott. Jerritt Clark, Courtesy of McDonald’s On Tuesday, McDonald's debuted the Travis Scott Meal — a Quarter Pounder with cheese, bacon, and lettuce, medium fries with BBQ Sauce, and a Sprite. The limited-time deal only uses items already on the McDonald's menu, giving the fast-food chain buzz without adding complexity to its kitchens.  McDonald's said in a memo obtained by Business Insider that Scott is just the "first in a suite of big celebri...
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10 huge companies, from Amazon to UPS to Home Depot, that are each looking to hire at least 20,000 people

Secretary of Agriculture Mike Johanns picks a watermelon with the help of a Safeway employee. Tetona Dunlap/The Washington Post via Getty Images As the coronavirus pandemic roils the economy, more than 13 million Americans are out of work. But the pandemic has hurt some industries more than others: delivery businesses and grocery stores continue to do well. We've rounded up some of the biggest companies that are hiring right now. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. With mor...
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Insider Retail: The rise and fall of McDonald's CEO, Peloton's pandemic sales skyrocket, and Whole Foods worker protest a new policy

Irene Jiang/Business Insider Happy Friday! It's been a busy week as always on the retail team. If this is your first time reading Insider Retail, welcome to Business Insider's weekly round-up of everything that's happening in restaurants and retail. If you haven't already subscribed, you can do so here to get this newsletter — from me, Kate Taylor, and my colleague, Shoshy Ciment — in your inbox every Friday. Now, if you will let me write a bit about a story that I have been obsessed with ...
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"Pretty famous" rapper gets McDonald's meal named after him

As we were driving past McDonald's the other day, my 15-year-old daughter told me, "A pretty famous rapper has a meal named after him now." I said, "Oh? Who?" "I don't remember." So, I looked when we got home. It's Travis Scott. Clearly I am not their target demographic and am out of touch with current rap stars, because I didn't recognize the name. Anyway, the limited time $6 menu item is called the Travis Scott Meal and it includes "a Quarter Pounder with cheese, medium fries wi...
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Rapper Juicy J has an expansive investment portfolio and 2 major pieces of money advice — It's all about a budget and finding smart advisors

Rapper Juicy J. Andrew Chin / Contributor / Getty Images Juicy J is a notable rapper, best known for his work with the hip hop collective Three Six Mafia, with whom he won an Academy Award for Best Original Song.  But he's not just a rapper — he's also an entrepreneur and business mogul.  In an interview with Business Insider, the rapper talks about his massive investment portfolio, which includes homes in Tennessee, two water companies, a cannabis brand, and even Fortnite.  Visit Business...
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Travis Scott debuts McDonald's 'Cactus Jack' merch, including $48 t-shirts, a $90 McNugget body pillow, and $250 denim shorts

Travis Scott is partnering with McDonald's. Jerritt Clark, Courtesy of McDonald’s Travis Scott has debuted a new line of McDonald's inspired fashion on Monday.  Items included a $90 nugget body pillow and $250 denim shorts with the Golden Arches on the back pocket.  McDonald's partnership with Scott also includes a $6 Travis Scott Meal, custom Cactus Jack t-shirts for restaurant workers, and a new commercial starring Scott as an action figure — complete with Scott's aversion of McDonal...
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Travis Scott Gets Mobbed At McDonald’s, Unveils $90 McNugget Pillow

Travis Scott is now a McDonald's pitchman. Recently, the fast-food chain unveiled its "Travis Scott" -- a Quarter Pounder with a Sprite, or, if you're a McDonald's marketing copywriter, an "unprecedented collaborative partnership across food, fashion, and community efforts." Scott is now the first celebrity to get his own McDonald's meal since the chain celebrated … More »
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Travis Scott drops McDonald's-themed merchandise, including a $90 chicken nugget pillow

The "Astroworld" rapper teamed with the fast food joint this month for the $6 "Travis Scott meal," which bundles Scott's go-to McDonald's order. To celebrate the success of the pairing, naturally, there is merchandise, and lots of it.
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Travis Scott drops McDonald's merchandise, including a $90 chicken nugget pillow

Travis Scott clearly loves McDonald's -- so much, in fact, that a promotion with the fast food chain wasn't enough. Now he's selling Golden Arches-themed merchandise.
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Travis Scott McDonald’s Deal Marks First Celebrity Meal Since Michael Jordan in 1992

Travis Scott has added another major milestone to his resume: his own meal at McDonald’s. The last celebrity to have his name on a meal at the fast-food chain was Michael Jordan whose McJordan burger launched in 1992. The Houston rapper personally ushered in the Travis Scott Meal at a McDonald’s in Downey, Calif on […]
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Twitter begins adding headlines and descriptions to some of its ‘trends’

Twitter is working to make its real-time Trending section less confusing. Last week, the company announced it would begin pinning a representative tweet that gives more insight about a trend to the trend’s page and promised more changes would soon be underway. Today, the company says it will begin writing headlines and descriptions for some of the trends, too, so you’ll better understand why something is showing up in the Explore tab or when you tap into a trend itself. Combined, these change...
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McDonald’s promotion with rapper Travis Scott draws pushback from franchise owners

McDonald's franchise operators opposed a new marketing partnership with rapper Travis Scott out of concern that Scott's often-profane lyrics aren't a good fit for the family-friendly fast food giant.
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Miley Cyrus Reveals Sexist, ‘Embarrassing’ Way VMAs Director Treated Her

"You would never tell Travis Scott or Adam Levine that he couldn’t turn the beauty light off," the singer said.
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Insiders say legal troubles for Trump and a vanquished reelection campaign could ignite if the president is no longer president

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of Business Insider stories from executive editor Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.Read on for news on how legal insiders are prepping for a bunch of court fights if President Trump loses in November, frustrations with Amazon's pay structure, and the underground nanny economy. Getty Hello!Picture the following scenario, from my colleague Dave Levinthal:It's January 20, 2021.Joe Biden is now presid...
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Live Nation laying off more employees as COVID-19 drags on

Live Nation instituted another round of staffing reductions this week as the company continues to grapple with concert cancellations and plummeting revenue amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Beverly Hills-based concert promoter didn’t reveal how many employees are impacted, but the layoffs — first reported by Pollstar — follow a host of cost-cutting reductions in April. That included the furlough of 20% of its employees, salary reductions for senior executives, hiring freezes, a reduction in the us...
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