Master P’s Newest Goal Is To Open An HBCU
Written by BET on March 11, 2021
In 1996, Grasp P (born Percy Miller) gained 100% possession of his No Restrict Data label’s grasp recordings. Possession has all the time been the mogul’s gameplan and he additional extends this mission with a brand new objective in place.
The 50-year-old businessman took to his Instagram account to announce his need to personal an HBCU. It’s not the primary time Miller has set his sights on a lofty goal, he beforehand expressed his intention to own an NBA team.
“This message is all about educating,” Miller says, additional going into his analysis of HBCU homeowners and founders.
“I used to be shocked once I Googled who owned and based HBCUs,” Miller stated. “We are able to’t change the previous however we are able to change the long run by investing within the subsequent era. They going to need to promote a few of these faculties to us, or fund it the identical manner different main universities are funded.”
In the course of the video, Miller expressed that he as soon as had a need to attend an HBCU–Southern College. He desires those that hearken to his message and personal a enterprise to affix in on the motion to make sure a correct training is in place on the nation’s Black schools and universities.
Not solely does Miller need to put this plan in movement, however he desires to staff up with former NBA participant Baron Davis to purchase Reebok. In an interview with the New York Post, Miller spoke ambitiously about going after “larger offers.”
“I wished to point out my tradition what is feasible for us to do,” stated Miller. “OK, we’re doing multibillion greenback offers… We all know the way to make this cool. We all know the way to make the appropriate merchandise. We all know the way to tie the appropriate athletes into this.”
Together with No Restrict Data, Clothes, and Movie, Miller owns Huge Papa Burgers (positioned in his hometown of New Orleans, Louisiana) and a slew of different companies.