Jay Z Shows Up In St. Louis Rams' Locker Room After Big Win
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
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
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
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
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 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"
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
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.
Here Are Some Of Kanye West & Jay Z's Hotel Rider Demands
We've seen artist's concert riders contain anything and everything, from a variety of different meats to super soakers to a very sp
Rihanna Signs $25 Million Deal With Samsung
As if you needed further proof that Rihanna is killing it on all cylinders, the unstoppable femme fatale has just signed a $25 million deal with Samsung, reports New York Post. For those keeping track, that's $6 M's more than Drake's rumored deal with Apple Music.
Beyonce, Jay Z, Usher & Ja Rule Attend Chance The Rapper's Show In NYC
Chance the Rapper's "Family Matters" tour came through NYC last night, and some celebrity guests were in attendance to watch the young rapper perform with his band, The Social Experiment. Fetty Wap isn't the only young artist Beyonce is rocking with these days, as she, her husband, and Usher were pictured with Chance backstage at last night's show.
Rihanna's Former Publicist Says He Spread Jay Z Affair Rumors To Break Her Single
You may remember a rumor going around that Jay Z had cheated on Beyonce with Rihanna right around the beginning of the Barbadian singer's career. While it hasn't been a hot topic for years, the subject recently resurfaced through reports that the rumors had actually caused a year-long rift in Jay Z and Beyonce's relationship, which came to light through an upcoming unofficial biography Becoming Beyoncé.
Jay Z & Beyoncé Allegedly Split Up For A Year Because Of Rihanna
J. Randy Taraborrelli, a biographer who has penned best-selling works on the lives of Michael Jackson, Madonna, Diana Ross, and more, is working on an upcoming biography on Beyoncé titled "Becoming Beyoncé."
Jay Z & Timbaland Win "Big Pimpin" Copyright Infringement Trial
A judge has dismissed a copyright infringement case against Jay Z and Timbaland pertaining to the sample from 1999 hit "Big Pimpin," according to the Associated Press. The case didn't make it to jury.
Jay Z Beat Busta Rhymes In A Cafeteria Rap Battle In High School
Brooklyn's George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School produced three of the most decorated rappers of all time: Notorious B.I.G., Jay Z, and Busta Rhymes. They all attended around the same time -- Busta and Biggie were born a day apart and Jay was two and half years older.
Live Stream The TIDAL Concert With Jay Z, Beyonce, Lil Wayne & More
TIDAL is celebrating their 1 million subscribers by putting on a concert with a host of a big names at the Barclays Center in NYC. Their big "10/20" concert goes down this evening, and there will be a live stream documenting all the fun.
Jay Z Will Guest On Jimmy Kimmel Tuesday Night
Jay Z may have briefly forgotten about Tidal in his court appearance recently, but with the Tidal X:1020 festival approaching, it should be the main thing on his mind this week. The seasoned rapper will appear on Jimmy Kimmel tomorrow night to promote the event, where he'll take the hotseat (just before or after Donald Trump). The interview will go down in Brooklyn rather than Kimmel's regular L.A. headquarters as part of his week-long stint in New York.
Mariah Carey Got Jay Z His Job At Def Jam
L.A. Reid has had worked with many of the biggest names in music throughout his career in the industry, many of which came about during his seven years at Def Jam. One of his biggest accomplishments while at the label was reviving Mariah Carey's then-floundering career, helping her to craft the extremely successful comeback album, The Emancipation Of Mimi.
Hillary Clinton Dropped $15,000 At Jay Z's 40/40 Club
The presidential candidate fundraising reports are in. Hillary Clinton has raised the most money ($33 million!), and she's not just stashing it away for a rainy day.
Jay Z & Timbaland Testify In Court For “Big Pimpin” Trial
Jay Z & long time collaborator, Timbaland, showed up to an L.A. court room on Tuesday & Wednesday to testify in a trial surrounding copyright infringement over their 1999 hit collab “Big Pimpin’.” The two are being sued by the heirs of Baligh Hamdi, an Egyptian composer who created the 1957 song “Khosara Khosa.”