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New Episode of Business Nation to Premiere on Sunday, May 4th on CNBC

Steffanie Marchese

On the next edition of CNBC's monthly primetime business news magazine, "Business Nation," Correspondent Scott Wapner profiles former NBA star, Magic Johnson, who's become a business mogul in his own right. Today, Johnson has been extremely successful as Chairman and CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises, a company geared toward bringing upscale businesses to inner-city neighborhoods.

Also on "Business Nation, " find out how Brazil has become the new farming superpower, taking away the American farm belt's proudly claimed title, "Breadbasket to the World," when host David Faber travels to Brazil and reports on the dominant new power that's feeding the world.

The show repeats on the following dates:
Friday, May 9th 9PM & 12AM ET
Sunday, May 11th 1AM ET
Tuesday, May 27th 9PM & 12AM ET

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