Jay Z News

 
  • Cover of Jay Z Purchases 100 Copies Of Nipsey Hussle's "Crenshaw"
    Yesterday Nipsey Hussle tweeted that he made $100,000 off selling hard copies of his Crenshaw mixtape for $100. Now we find out where some of that $100k came from-- none other than Jay Z.
  • Cover of Eminem’s "Berzerk" & Drake’s "Hold On" Go Platinum, Jay Z’s "Holy Grail" Goes Double Platinum
    The numbers are in, and these rap game heavyweights are still killing it.  Eminem's Marshall Mathers LP II single "Berzerk" sold 115,000 copies this week, which put him at 1,110,000 total copies sold, solidifying the track's platinum status. The album is scheduled for release on November 5th.
  • Cover of Cam'ron Reveals His Reaction To Jay Z's "Pound Cake" Line & Slams DOPE Capsule Collection [Update: DOPE Responds]
    Cam'ron recently dropped a new mixtape, Ghetto Heaven Vol. 1, which put him back on the blog radar.
  • Cover of Jay Z's Roc Nation Signs Steven Spielberg's Children
     Steven Spielberg is one of the most acclaimed writers, producers and directors in Hollywood, but today, it’s his children that are making the headlines. Well kinda.
  • Cover of Jay Z Says Drug Dealer Past Helps As Sports Agent
    Jay Z continually pushes to expand his business reach.  Not satisfied with only being a rapper/entertainer he bought a minority share with the then New Jersey Nets.
  • Cover of Jay Z Covers Vanity Fair [Update: Jay Talks On Drug-Dealing Past, Blue Ivy & More]
    Jay Z's stylist, June Ambrose, decided to reveal on Instagram today that her client will be on the cover of Vanity Fair's upcoming issue.
  • Cover of Wale Says Jay Z's The Greatest To Ever Do It .... Hands Down
     With Jay Z’s third album, Hard Knock Vol. 2, turning 15 years old already yesterday, XXL Magazine decided to have MMG’s own Wale write a review on the album. That's right, Wale wrote the review.
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: September 20-26
    There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific bars are often overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
  • Cover of Poppin' Tags: 20 Songs About Brands
    There's definitely been an influx of songs dedicated to rappers' favorite brands in the last year or two, but it's been happening forever. Whether it's the designer labels of Gucci, and Louis Vuitton, or casual sportswear like Nike or FILA, emcees have always made a point of shouting out what they wear.
  • Cover of Drake Says His Mom Was Really Upset Upon Hearing "Too Much"
    Drake has been all over the site for the past week as he does interview on top of interview to promote his new album, Nothing Was The Same, turning it into a veritable DrakeWeek on just about every blog. One of the more anticipated interviews was his sit-down with Elliott Wilson for the CRWN series.
  • Cover of Diddy Tops Forbes' Highest Paid Hip-Hop Artists List, Jay Z Follows
    Forbes recently let go their list of the Highest-Earning Celebrity Couples, which Jay Z and Beyonce topped. Now they've released their annual list of Highest Paid Hip-Hop Artists, and while Hov doesn't top this list too, he comes pretty close at #2.
  • Cover of Drake Talks On "Pound Cake," Says Jay Z Is The "True Big Homie"
    Drake recently revealed that his Jay Z collaboration on Nothing Was The Same, one of the very few featured tracks, was originally intended for Hov's album.
  • Cover of Drake Confirms Wu-Tang Collaboration, Reveals "Pound Cake" Was Meant For Jay Z's Album
    Drake joined RapRadar's Elliott Wilson at NYU for his CRWN interview series earlier tonight, and while the footage of the hour long discussion has yet to surface, we've been able to piece together much the interview through the consistent live tweeting of press attendees. 
  • Cover of DJ Khaled May Have A Track With Drake, Jay Z, Rick Ross & Future On "Suffering From Success"
    "No New Friends" was a pretty big first single for DJ Khaled, but it seems he might have something even more monstrous up his sleeve. According to ItsBizkit, Khaled has been (rightfully) bragging about a track he has with Drake, Jay Z, Rick Ross, and Future, which kind of sounds like the ultimate Khaled track.
  • Cover of Chris Brown Says Jay Z "Gets A Pass" For Stabbing & Drug Dealing Offenses
    Chris Brown does not have the best reputation, and is consistently vocal about his frustration with his portrayal in the media.
  • Cover of Jay Z & Beyonce Top Forbes' Highest-Earning Couples List
    Jay Z and Beyonce are the power couple of hip-hop, but they dominate all other aspects of business as well. The celebrity couple have found themselves at the top of Forbes' Highest-Earning Celebrity Couple list yet again.
  • Cover of Former Bodyguard Of Beyonce And Jay Z Killed By Police Taser [Update: Bodyguard Was Fired By Beyonce & Jay Z Prior To His Death]
    Earlier this week, Norm Oosterbroek, bodyguard to Jay Z, Beyonce, and many other celebrities, was reportedly killed after being tasered by police.
  • Cover of Jay Z Sells Ownership Of Barclays Center For $1.5M
    Jay Z’s involvement with the Brooklyn Nets is officially coming to a close.   After recently unloading his stake in the team to new head coach Jason Kidd, the Roc Nation mogul has now also sold his minimal share of the Barclays center in Brooklyn. Although it was “only” one-fifth of a percentage, the value was
  • Cover of Jay Z Attends LeBron's Wedding With Beyonce, Who Performed
    LeBron James recently got married to his long-time girlfriend, Savannah Brinson, at a three-day event.  Wanting to keep it fairly low-key, the couple only invited around 200 guests, which included Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union,  Ray Allen, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony, Pat Riley, Erik Spoelstra, and two heavy hitter
  • Cover of Rick Ross Says He Still Supports Reebok, Talks Learning From Jay Z
    Rick Ross may have lost his Reebok deal over all that "U.O.E.N.O." lyric controversy, but he's still supporting the brand and rocking his Reeboks, so he says in a new interview, "I'm still supporting Reebok. I'm still wearing Reebok. It's nothing more than that.
  • Cover of Biggest NBA Fans In The Rap Game
    There have been a plethora of NBA stars who have dipped their feet in a rap profession but none have been too successful.  So today we are going to forget about all of the tracks Shaq and Metta World Peace have hopped on and show off some of the biggest NBA fans in the rap game today.  
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: September 15
    In the competition between the same-day release rappers Juicy J and Big Sean Juicy J appears to be taking the lead, although Sean debuted stronger than Juicy initially. Not to say they both haven't fallen quite a few spots-- they have.
  • Cover of Jay Z's All Black Everything Kicks
    While Jay Z may not have brought back Versace shades, Jigga has certainly maintained his consistent love for all-black footwear. From arriving at the 1999 VMAs in coprportate gangster attire to rocking 5 figure suits from Tom Ford, Jay's style has undoubtedly changed over the years. However whether he's head to toe i
  • Cover of 15 Hilarious Jay Z Pool Memes
    Yesterday the photo above of Hov jumping into the pool with Bey while on vacation in Italy surfaced.  Jay's hands-flailing jump resulted in meme after meme, and we'll undoubtedly be seeing this photo of Hov circulate for awhile.  Take a look at some of the funniest memes of Jay Z's now infamous pool dive! 
  • Cover of Jay-Z Announces European "Magna Carta Holy Grail" Tour Dates [Update: North American Tour Dates Revealed]
    Jay-Z will be heading overseas to see all his European fans, in support of his album Magna Carta Holy Grail this coming October. The album was Hov's first #1 in the UK.
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