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Tuesday 13 October 2015


Ace of Spades the ‘Rolls-Royce’ of Champagne

Armand de Brignac, the Champagne brand owned by rapper Jay-Z known as “Ace of Spades”, is the “Rolls Royce of Champagne” according to its director.

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Armand de Brignac targets ‘high rollers’

Armand de Brignac, the Champagne brand owned by rapper Jay-Z, is targeting high rollers who “don’t care how much money they spend” with its new £650 fizz.

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 1 Comment »

Armand de Brignac launches its most expensive Champagne ever

Jay-Z’s Champagne brand Armand de Brignac has launched its most expensive fizz ever: a Blanc de Noirs.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 1 Comment »

Rapper Jay-Z could make Vinexpo visit

US rapper Jay-Z might come to Vinexpo to promote his newly-acquired Armand de Brignac Champagne brand, as well as launch a new cuvée in the range.

Monday, January 19th, 2015 1 Comment »

Top 10 rap star wines

With Jay-Z snapping up Armand de Brignac Champagne for a reported $200 million, we take a look at the rap stars staking their claim on the wine industry.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Jay-Z buys Armand de Brignac Champagne

Rapper Jay-Z has acquired Armand de Brignac Champagne from Sovereign Brands after making the company an offer it “simply couldn’t refuse”.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 7 Comments »

Scammers target Armand de Brignac

Rapper Jay-Z’s favourite Champagne, Armand de Brignac, is being frequently targeted by credit card fraudsters in the US due to its desirability.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 1 Comment »

Champagne to rival Armand de Brignac launched

A British entrepreneur has created a Champagne brand aimed at the hip hop community to rival rapper Jay-Z’s favourite fizz, Armand de Brignac.

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 No Comments »

Rappers’ thirst for Cognac welcomed by region’s big players

The enduring thirst for Cognac on the part of influential rappers like Nas and Jay-Z has been hugely positive for the region, according to one key producer.

Thursday, July 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Jay-Z and Beyonce toast Obama with Armand de Brignac

Hip-Hop power couple Jay-Z and Beyonce hosted a fundraiser for President Obama last night featuring a 350-bottle Armand de Brignac Champagne tower.

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 No Comments »

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