Kanye West Rants About Taylor Swift, TIDAL, Louis Vuitton At Nightclub
Kanye West Rants About Taylor Swift, TIDAL, Louis Vuitton At Nightclub Feb 24, 2016 at 10:18am
Last night, at Yo Gotti's album release party, was quintessential Kanye West. Kanye premiered a new song featuring Sampha. It was very good. But before he premiered the song, he went on a 9-minute rant about Taylor Swift, Media Takeout, the whole Amber Rose/buttplay thing, Louis Vuitton, and TIDAL. He did all this while standing on top of the DJ Table, with Yo Gotti swigging Ace of Spades to his right.
Jay Z Rocks Yeezy Boost 350s, Kendrick Reps Reebok At NBA Game
Jay Z Rocks Yeezy Boost 350s, Kendrick Reps Reebok At NBA Game Feb 22, 2016 at 04:49pm
Jay Z, Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar are weathly, famous humans, and that means they get to sit court side to watch Steph Curry swish three pointers for 40 feet. They did just that last week as the Golden State Warriors visited the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center. The two rappers sat next two each other, chopping it up and laughing the whole time. Kendrick Lamar was joined by his TDE label boss and friend Anthony Tiffith, while Jay was joined by his boo Beyonce.
The Jay Z & Robert DeNiro Beef Is Over
The Jay Z & Robert DeNiro Beef Is Over Feb 12, 2016 at 03:39pm
Well this is a throwback. All the way back in 2012, Robert DeNiro and Jay Z shared a few unpleasant words (mostly on DeNiro’s part) after Jay Z repeatedly failed to call the movie star back, and never delivered on a promise to record a song for the TriBeCa Film Festival. Naturally, this all happened at Leonardo DiCaprio’s birthday party.
5 Times Kanye West Amazed In The Studio
5 Times Kanye West Amazed In The Studio Feb 10, 2016 at 04:52pm
Kanye West’s career was a long time coming. He spent years in the late ’90s grinding in Chicago music scene before he finally caught on with Roc-A-Fella Records and made a huge impact with work on Jay-Z’s The Blueprint.
Jay Z Sued For $18 Million Over Failed Cologne Venture
Jay Z Sued For $18 Million Over Failed Cologne Venture Jan 26, 2016 at 02:17pm
Depending how closely you follow Jay Z's business ventures, of which there are many, you may recall that two years Jay Z announced his first-ever cologne: Gold. It's quite likely that you don't recall this, simply because, following that initial announcement, not much happened in the way of the cologne.
8 Hip Hop Short Movies You Need To Watch
8 Hip Hop Short Movies You Need To Watch Jan 23, 2016 at 05:54pm
In recent years, hip hop has diversified itself artistically. When the culture first boomed, it was a medley of rapping, DJing, breakdancing and graffiti, but over the times things have changed drastically. The art of DJing is no longer essential for creating the beats a rapper needs to kick his flow. Breakdancing isn't conducive over the tempos many rappers are currently employing. Graffiti has grown so big that it's a culture of its own. 
10 Other Rappers Who've Visited The White House
10 Other Rappers Who've Visited The White House Jan 12, 2016 at 02:26pm
Yesterday, we learned that Kendrick Lamar fulfilled a wish he's had ever since the "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" remix ("In the White House with a mink/Running through that bitch like it's my house," although he didn't seem to be wearing any fur at the time), paying a visit to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave as a guest of one of his biggest fans, President Obama. He and his crew were given a tour, hitting a rap squat along the way, and making for a pretty historic moment.
Watch J. Cole's "Forest Hills Drive: Homecoming" Concert Film
Watch J. Cole's "Forest Hills Drive: Homecoming" Concert Film Jan 10, 2016 at 09:45am
After teasing us with previews of the big premiere in the preceding weeks, HBO  aired J. Cole's highly-anticipated concert film, Forest Hills Drive: Homecoming, last night. The show was filmed in Cole's hometown of Fayetteville, N.C., where he gave his day-one fans some special surprises, including appearances from Drake, Jay Z, Big Sean, and YG.
Universal Is Being Sued Over Justin Timberlake & Jay Z's "Suit & Tie"
Universal Is Being Sued Over Justin Timberlake & Jay Z's "Suit & Tie" Jan 7, 2016 at 02:40pm
Universal Music Group is being sued over a potentially unauthorized sample used in Justin Timberlake's "Suit & Tie," which featured Jay Z and was produced by Timbaland. The single peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard 100 and appeared on Timberlake'd 2013 album The 20/20 Experience.
Jay Z & Beyoncé Win "Drunk In Love" Lawsuit Against Hungarian Singer
Jay Z & Beyoncé Win "Drunk In Love" Lawsuit Against Hungarian Singer Dec 19, 2015 at 08:58pm
Beyoncé and Jay Z have won a lawsuit against a Hungarian singer known as Mitsou, reports PageSix. The singer, whose real name is Monika Miczura, sued Bey and Jay in December 2014 for using her voice without permission on "Drunk in Love," the couple's collab that peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard 100 in 2014.
Rita Ora Is Suing Roc Nation
Rita Ora Is Suing Roc Nation Dec 17, 2015 at 02:16pm
Roc Nation has diversified over the past year or two, with the introduction of athlete management, giving them more avenues for their business. However now that they have more on their plate, they've been neglecting their artists, this, according to Rita Ora.
Jay Z Shows Up In St. Louis Rams' Locker Room After Big Win
Jay Z Shows Up In St. Louis Rams' Locker Room After Big Win Dec 13, 2015 at 07:39pm
The St. Louis Rams ended a 5-game losing streak today by besting the Detroit Lions 21-14. The MVP of the game was running back Todd Gurley, who rushed for 140 yards and 2 touchdowns. Gurley also happens to be signed to Roc Nation Sports -- owned, of course, by Jay Z -- and Hov showed up in the Rams' locker room after the win to congratulate his client and join the team in their post-game celebration. 
Diddy, Jay Z, & Drake Among Forbes' 2015 Highest-Paid Musicians
Diddy, Jay Z, & Drake Among Forbes' 2015 Highest-Paid Musicians Dec 10, 2015 at 11:53am
In 2015, the big bucks come from touring. Just ask Katy Perry, who grossed over $2 million per show during her Prismatic World Tour. With $135 million earned in 2015, she is the year's highest-paid musician and the highest-paid celebrity of anyone not named Floyd Mayweather or Manny Pacquiao. 
Just Blaze Previews Unreleased "Black Album"-Era Jay Z Demo
Just Blaze Previews Unreleased "Black Album"-Era Jay Z Demo Dec 9, 2015 at 10:50am
Those who follow Just Blaze on social media last night witnessed a rare event. Going through his old server, Blaze came across unreleased music he had worked on with Jay Z, Pharrell, and Missy Elliott, among others. He shared the tracks for his fans to see, blessing the interwebs with this unreleased greatness, before inexplicably deleting nearly all of the evidence.
Jay Z's TIDAL Hires Third CEO
Jay Z's TIDAL Hires Third CEO Dec 2, 2015 at 10:51am
As we've reported, TIDAL has struggled to keep a CEO in place since Jay Z took over the company. The streaming service has continued to give its 1 million subscribers plenty of exclusive content and show access, including the recent TIDAL 10/20 concert.
Beyoncé Is Putting Out A Line Of Streetwear
Beyoncé Is Putting Out A Line Of Streetwear Nov 26, 2015 at 01:11pm
It's been a minute since Jay Z's Rocawear brand was popping, but it looks like the Carter house will be back on top of the streetwear game once again with the announcement of Beyoncé's new venture.
Jay Z Pays Oscar De La Hoya $100,000 After Alvarez Defeats Cotto
Jay Z Pays Oscar De La Hoya $100,000 After Alvarez Defeats Cotto Nov 22, 2015 at 10:02pm
Jay Z and Beyonce were ringside in Vegas on Saturday night to watch the middleweight title fight between Roc Nation's Miguel Cotto and Canelo Alvarez. As you can see in the above photo, the couple looked on apprehensively as they watched Alvarez defeat Cotto in a unanimous decision. To make matters worse, Hov had bet a hefty sum on the fight with former boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya, whose Golden Boy Promotions represents Alvarez. 
Classic Rotation: Jay Z's "The Black Album"
Classic Rotation: Jay Z's "The Black Album" Nov 14, 2015 at 10:37am
Jay Z’s Black Album is an objective classic. When Jay announced that the follow-up to his Blueprints was going to be his last record ever, the hype reached a rapid boil. He employed all of his best collaborators for beats, and featured no other rappers. This was to be Jay’s farewell address, and despite the fact that he came back a few years later (like all the greats seem to do), that vibe is still present throughout the record.
Rihanna's "ANTI" Album Rumored To Drop Next Month
Rihanna's "ANTI" Album Rumored To Drop Next Month Nov 3, 2015 at 08:03pm
The rollout for Rihanna's 8th album ANTI has been a confusing one. The drop has felt imminent all year, and when the title and album cover were unveiled last month, it seemed the album must be right on the cusp of release.