Jay Z News

  • Cover of Swizz Beatz Talks On Creating "Open Letter" With Jay-Z & Timbaland
    Jay-Z's new song "Open Letter" only dropped this morning, but it's already received a response from both Chief Keef and the White House.  One of the two producers on the track, Swizz Beatz, spoke on how the song came to fruition with Ebro on Hot 97.Swizz Beatz revealed that it's actually Trey Songz singi
  • Cover of Chief Keef Responds To Jay-Z's Shout Out On "Open Letter" [Update: The White House Addresses Jay-Z's Song]
    This morning, Jay-Z surprised the world with a new song, "Open Letter," where he addresses a lot of current subject matter, including the recent attention he and his wife Beyonce have been getting for their trip to Cuba, as well as the fact that he's selling his percentage of the Brooklyn Nets.As Hov lets off steam abo
  • Cover of Beyonce, Black Hippy, Wiz Khalifa, Among Performers At Jay-Z's "Made In America" Festival
    The lineup for the Jay-Z-curated "Made In America" Festival has been announced. The Philadelphia festival will be headlined By Beyonce and Nine Inch Nails on each of its respective days.
  • Cover of Jay-Z To Sell Brooklyn Nets Ownership To Become NBA Agent
    Recently Jay-Z announced his Roc Nation Sports player agency which was part of the Creative Artists Agency, and Jigga made splashes by signing New York Yankee Robinson Cano.  The Brooklyn Nets owner then mentioned notions of becoming an agent in all sports, including basketball.  Now it appears that Mr.
  • Cover of Jay-Z & Beyonce's Trip To Cuba Was Sanctioned By United States
    More details have emerged concerning Jay-Z and Beyonce's recent highly publicized vacation to Cuba. The couple took a trip there to celebrate their 5-year anniversary, and roused Republicans as well as anti-Castro advocates to speak out against the visit.
  • Cover of Jay-Z's Roc Nation Inks Deal With Universal Music Group
  • Cover of Controversy Surrounds Beyonce & Jay-Z’s Anniversary Trip To Cuba
    Last week, we posted a series of photos of Beyonce and Jay-Z's anniversary trip to Cuba, and everything seemed well and good.
  • Cover of Photos: Jay-Z & Beyonce Celebrate 5-Year Anniversary In Cuba
    Jay-Z & Beyonce celebrated their 5-year anniversary (which lands on April 4th) by taking a trip to Havana, Cuba, this past week.The couple celebrated their anniversary in Cuba as tourists (although that's not techinically legal for U.S.
  • Cover of Pusha T Speaks On Clipse's "Grindin'" Almost Going To Jay-Z, Says Drug Dealers Made The Record A Hit
    Pusha T is well known for his drug dealing metaphors. The Virgina rapper, whose latest mixtape title is a cocaine pun in itself, has probably made more punchlines out of the white powder than his rival Wayne has with female genitalia.
  • Cover of The-Dream Speaks On Joking With Jay-Z At The Grammys, "IV Play" Delay
    The-Dream is gearing up for the release of his long-awaited album, IV Play, which was pushed back three weeks recently. Nonetheless, it sounds like the r'n'b star is almost ready to release it, having revealed some of the features on the album yesterday.
  • Cover of Jay-Z Starts Sports Management Company, Roc Nation Sports
    Jay-Z has always had a close affiliation with sports, whether it's shout-outs in his songs, or owning a percentage of the Brooklyn Nets.
  • Cover of Jay-Z Producing Music For The Film "The Great Gatsby" [Update: Beyonce & Andre 3000 To Cover Amy Winehouse For The Soundtrack]
    Jay-Z's at a point in his career where he doesn't only have to do hip-hop to get love from his vast array of fans.
  • Cover of Scarface May Collaborate With Jay-Z, Says "Mac N' Brad" Is "Not Gonna Happen"
    Scarface just appeared on Beyoncé's all Houston remix of "I Been On" beside fellow legends such as Bun B and Willie D.
  • Cover of Diddy Tops Forbes' Top 5 Wealthiest Rappers 2013
    Forbes has announced the top 5 wealthiest rappers in 2013 based on their net worth. Naturally, everyone on the list has ventured beyond the world of hip hop to amass their wealth, but all are still involved with the rap game in some way.
  • Cover of Paul Anka Blasts Jay-Z For Not Returning His Phone Call
    When you get to be as big of an artist as Jay-Z is, it may be the case that you forget to call someone back. However, depending whose call that is, the person on the other end may get upset.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: March 18-24
    This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
  • Cover of Jay-Z Pictured In Studio With Timbaland, Rick Ross & DJ Khaled
    Jay-Z has once again been caught in the studio, which hopefully means he's working on new material for his 12th studio album, although no word has confirmed this yet. Three days ago a photo surfaced of the rapper accompanied by Timbaland and Mike WiLL Made It.
  • Cover of Mike WiLL Made It, Jay-Z & Timbaland Pictured In The Studio Together
    Mike WiLL Made It is quickly becoming the most in-demand producer of the moment, and now the man behind "Bands A Make Her Dance", "Turn On The Lights" and "Marble Floors" seems to be working his way up to the big leagues. The producer shared a photo on his Instagram which appears to be a studio session with legends
  • Cover of Young Guru Previews Kendrick Lamar's "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" Remix Featuring Jay-Z  [Update: Kendrick Speaks On Remix]
     Young Guru was performing a set down at SXSW earlier this evening where he previewed a new remix from Kendrick Lamar for "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" featuring Jay-Z.Young Guru stole the night thus far with the preview of Kendrick Lamar's "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" featuring Jay-Z.
  • Cover of Justin Timberlake Talks Working With Timbaland, Says He Has "A Lot Of Songs" With Jay-Z
    Justin Timberlake is dropping his first album in 7 years, The 20/20 Experience next week. The pop legend is staying busy in the meantime, hosting his 5th SNL appearance, dissing Kanye, and planning an ambitious tour with Jay-Z.
  • Cover of Yahoo! Announces Tour With Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole & More
    Yahoo! has announced a new tour which will include the likes of Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, as well as special guest appearances by Justin Timberlake, Frank Ocean and Trey Songz.The "Yahoo!
  • Cover of MTV Explains Why Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, & Nicki Minaj Were Left Off "Hottest MCs" List, Names Them Honorable Mentions
    MTV's "Hottest MCs In The Game" list had a lot of people talking, less so about those on the list, but rather those omitted. We've heard Kanye West, Pusha T, J. Cole, and others weigh in on their dissatisfaction or general dismissal of the list, as well as plenty of hip hop fans.
  • Cover of Jay-Z & Beyonce's Financial Information Exposed By Hacker
    Jay-Z and Beyonce were just attacked by PETA for their new custom made kicks, and have now been targeted again, this time by a hacker aiming to expose their private financial information.An undisclosed website has reportedly posted the social security numbers, mortgage amounts, credit card info, car loan
  • Cover of Timberlake Subtly Responds To Kanye West During SNL Performance
    During one of his recent rants at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, Kanye West expressed his dislike for Justin Timberlake's "Suit & Tie" single, despite the fact that his close friend and collaborator Jay-Z is featured on the track. "I got love for Hov, but I aint fuckin' with that 'Suit & Tie'" were
  • Cover of Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club In Atlantic City Closes For Good
    "Now you chillin' with a boss, bitch, of course SC on the sleeve / At the 40/40 club, ESPN on the screen". -Dirt Off Your Shoulder
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