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ICYMI: Jay-Z Offers Cinematic Surrender in “Kill Jay Z” Visual

In a short and to-the-point visual for “Kill Jay Z,” Brooklyn’s finest tapers the 4:44 opener to hit a few marks with intentional focus on the importance of the ego’s surrender. Directors Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz’s approach to the fourth short from Hov’s latest masterpiece is a cinematic nudge that subtly forces our attention…

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Hear Previously Unheard Jay Z Vocals in New ‘4:44’ Trailer

Apparently, on June 30th, a new Jay Z project will be debuted. Whether this will be an album or visual project is still up for question, but after weeks of mysterious 4:44 labeled billboards, we are surely on edge to learn more. Tonight, Hov debuted the 4:44 short trailer via Tidal featuring previously unheard vocals…

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Quincy Jones, Chance The Rapper, Andre 3000 and More Honor Jay Z’s Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction

You can not debate the fact that Jay Z is one of the greatest rappers to have ever lived. With countless Grammy and other music awards, a successful clothing line and a few TV development deals, the Brooklyn-bred master of all trades has made quite the name for himself both musically and otherwise. Today, Hov…

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Audio: Frank Ocean, “Biking” Feat. Jay Z & Tyler, The Creator

The third episode of Frank Ocean’s Beats 1 show, blonded RADIO, came with a few choice cuts from Rae Sremmurd, Young Thug, Rihanna, and Kehlani, along with an eclectic mix featuring rising talents like Starrah and Maleek Berry. Patty LaBelle, Babyface, and The Doobie Brothers were also apart of the vibe, adding some classic rock, rhythm and blues to the blend. Frank ended…

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Jay Z is Set to Produce Docuseries & Film about Trayvon Martin

The poetic rapper, Jay Z a.k.a Sean Carter, known for his clever lyricism about hustling and being Black in America has more to say, and it isn’t through music. Following up the six-part docuseries about the late Kalief Browder, the mogul has plans to release a new docuseries and a narrative film with the Weinstein Company…

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Jay Z Will Be The First Rapper Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame

This is a Public Service Announcement: Jay Z will be the first rapper inductee in the 2017 Songwriters Hall of Fame. From hustling his way through the infamous Marcy Projects to becoming an unstoppable global business leader, the head-honcho of Roc Nation has had an impeccable career. Since the late 80s, the rapper has shared…

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Audio: DJ Khaled, “Shining” Feat. Beyoncé & Jay Z

Following last night’s Grammy awards, DJ Khaled  revealed a new collaboration with none other than Beyoncé and Jay Z. Dropping exclusively via TIDAL, “Shining” is bossy and for all the right reasons. After taking home Grammy’s for Best Music Video and Best Urban Contemporary Album, Queen Bey leads the single with empowering lyrics like “Money don’t make me happy / And a…

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Beyoncé and Jay Z celebrate New Life With Stunning Maternity Photos

Just when things could not seem more heavy, The Carters are spreading love and light with yesterday’s announcement that they’re expecting twins. Beyoncé took to Instagram to share the couples excitement about their newest additions. Queen Bey released a few absolutely stunning maternity photos following the announcement, giving us all the mother nature we need…

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Saint Heron Wishes Jay Z A Happy Birthday

Today marks the 47th birthday of one of the original legends of rap, the poetic lyricist himself Jay Z. Since his first appearance on Yo! MTV Raps in 1989, the young durag wearing Hov went on to sell over a million records from his own label, Roc-a-Fella records in the ’90s to owning his own clothing…

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Jay Z Is Throwing A TIDAL Concert & The Line-Up Is Star-Studded

TIDAL is riding a wave of success, reaching a milestone in less than a year since its launching. Jay Z announced on Twitter that the streaming service reached its first million subscribers and now prepares to thank fans the only way he knows how: a Brooklyn bash studded with R&B and Hip-Hop favorites including Beyoncé, Prince, Nicki…

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Will Smith & Jay Z Join Forces To Produce An HBO Mini-Series about Emmett Till

Will Smith and Jay Z are teaming up again. After the duo tag teamed to produce last year’s box office film Annie starring Jamie Foxx, the duo are preparing to executive produce an untitled mini-series about Emmett Till for HBO along with Jay Brown, James Lassiter, and Aaron Kaplan. Till was an African American teenager, who…

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Jay Z Creates His Tidal Playlist With Some Of Today’s Hottest Jams

Many probably wonder what music Jay Z could possibly play during his downtime. In fact, many artists probably wish that Hov could take the time to listen to just a few bars of theirs. Today the head honcho of Roc Nation debuted his first ever playlist on Tidal streaming service, and some wishes may have…

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