Jay Z invests in fast food joint in his native NY

Updated: Jan 12, 2011, 18:11 PM IST

London: Jay Z has made a new investment to expand his business empire.

The rap mogul has expanded his business domain by investing in a fast food restaurant in his native New York, reports the Daily Star.

The hip-hop superstar has quietly bought into an eaterie in Brooklyn, New York called Buffalo Boss, which is co-owned by his cousin Jamar White.

The rapper is already using his influence to make a difference in the local community by handing out free food to reward exceptional students at a nearby school, according to a website.