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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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Watch Beyoncé Celebrate 9 Years of Black Love in New “Die With You” Visual

It has been 15 years since the undebatable classic that is “03 Bonnie & Clyde” was released. It was then that we all witnessed a connection transformed into friendship which would later become love. After putting a ring on it in 2008, the Carters are still going strong as they celebrate 9 years of marriage today.…

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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 Announces Roc Nation’s Newest Company, Arrive

After being announced as the first rapper inductee in the 2017 Songwriters Hall of Fame, it’s no surprise that Jay-Z continues to create history and new platforms. Roc Nation recently partnered up with Primary Venture Partners and GlassBridge Asset Management to form their newest branch to the empire, Arrive. From managing artists to representing athletes, Arrive…

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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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Jay-Z Shares the First Trailer for ‘Time: The Kalief Browder Story’

The story of Kalief Browder is one that embodies the haunting reality of racial injustice in America. It’s one I contemplate when I’m out and a cop car passes me prompting the thought, “What if I don’t go home today?” What happened to this young boy is just one of the many, all too familiar…

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Get Into It: SiR

SiR’s latest EP HER solidified the already obvious certainty that the industry could use a fresh wind on the R&B/Soul side. But who is SiR? Where’s he from? What’s he about? And what makes him so necessary? Born to a family of musical geniuses, the Inglewood native is about undiluted, contamination-free storytelling. He is a…

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Jay-Z To Perform During Hillary Clinton’s “Get Out The Vote” Concert

It was announced earlier this week that Jay-Z will be assisting Hillary Clinton in rallying voters by supporting and performing at the “Get-Out-The-Vote” concert in Cleveland as part of the campaign’s “Love Trumps Hate” concert series. Jay-Z isn’t new to supporting the Democratic party and encouraging the Black population to vote. In 2012 he performed…

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Jay-Z Makes Songwriters Hall of Fame History

The all mighty lyricist and poet Shawn Carter, or better known as Jay-Z, has been nominated for SongHall’s 2017 Songwriters Hall of Fame. The Songwriters Hall of Fame recognizes the composers and lyricists of all genres who’ve dedicated their lives to creating music around the world. Songwriters are eligible for induction after writing hit songs for at least…

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé To Bring ‘Tidal X: 1015’ Charity Concert To Brooklyn

The second Tidal X charity concert, Tidal X: 1015, is coming to Brooklyn on Saturday October 15th at the Barclays Center in New York City. Jay-Z and Beyoncé are calling out all the shots for the star-studded affair featuring performances from Queen Bey herself, Lauryn Hill, Nicki Minaj, Blood Orange, Common, Lil Yachty, Alicia Keys, and…

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