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  • JAY-Z and Beyoncé worked on an album together as therapy

    JAY-Z and Beyoncé worked on an album together as therapy

    In a new interview with the New York Times' T Magazine, JAY-Z opened up about the collaborative music he and Beyoncé worked on while crafting their own releases 4:44 and Lemonade. The “Story of O.J” rapper said that he and Bey weren’t attempting to be competitive with one another or set out to be...
  • JAY-Z to be honored with the 2018 Grammy Salute To Industry Icons award

    JAY-Z to be honored with the 2018 Grammy Salute To Industry Icons award

    The Recording Academy will once again hold its pre-Grammy Gala the night prior to the annual awards show this January, where they will honor rapper JAY-Z as this year's Salute To Industry Icons Award winner, the organization announced on Tuesday. The 4:44 rapper will presumably be on site to accept...
  • JAY-Z gets Made In America crowd to sing happy birthday to Beyoncé

    JAY-Z gets Made In America crowd to sing happy birthday to Beyoncé

    Jay-Z was in Philadelphia over the weekend to perform at his Budweiser Made in America Festival. The two-day music event returned to the city’s picturesque Benjamin Franklin Parkway for its sixth straight year over the holiday weekend, and welcomed back its co-producer in Jay-Z to provide an...
  • Listen to JAY-Z’s inspiring new spoken word piece, ‘Dream On’

    Listen to JAY-Z’s inspiring new spoken word piece, ‘Dream On’

    “Dream on, dream until your dreams come true.” The lyrics to Aerosmith’s famous power ballad must have struck a pretty powerful musical chord with a young JAY-Z. The rapper shared a new spoken word piece on Wednesday morning, which coincides with his upcoming Labor Day weekend headlining performance...
  • JAY-Z and Ryan Gosling to kick off Season 43 of 'SNL'

    JAY-Z and Ryan Gosling to kick off Season 43 of 'SNL'

    When the 43rd season of "Saturday Night Live" premieres on Sept. 30, the famous sketch comedy show will have plenty of star power to help kick of its return. The long-running comedy show announced on Thursday that actor Ryan Gosling is set to host their season premiere, while hometown hip-hop hero...
  • Watch JAY-Z pay tribute to Chester Bennington during performance at V Festival

    Watch JAY-Z pay tribute to Chester Bennington during performance at V Festival

    Following the death of Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington last month, artists across the musical landscape have remembered the hard rock singer by paying tribute to him in each of their own unique ways. Rapper JAY-Z has become latest artist to honor his late friend and collaborator, by performing...
  • Watch the trailer for JAY-Z and Kanye West documentary

    Watch the trailer for JAY-Z and Kanye West documentary

    An upcoming documentary about the relationship between Kanye West and Jay Z will be airing on the U.K.’s Channel 4 next week.  Titled, Public Enemies: Jay-Z v Kanye, the film released its first trailer on Tuesday, prior to its premiere this Monday, July 31. The documentary will look to tell the...
  • July 18 Billboard chart roundup: JAY-Z and Ed Sheeran take the lead

    July 18 Billboard chart roundup: JAY-Z and Ed Sheeran take the lead

    JAY-Z's latest album 4:44 was all but expected to debut at the top of the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart with a hefty sum. The hip-hop rapper is debuting at No. 1 on the Top 200 as well as Top Album Sales as reflected on the July 18 chart update. Over on the Hot 100 songs chart, "Despacito" by Luis...
  • Blue Ivy Carter drops a freestyle rap on “Blue’s Freestyle/We Family" on Jay-Z's 4:44. 

    Blue Ivy raps on '4:44' bonus track

    Being the offspring of music's most powerful couple doesn't seem to be enough for Blue Ivy Carter.  The five-year-old eldest daughter of Jay-Z and Beyonce dropped her own freestyle rap on the song "Blue's Freestyle/We Family," a bonus track from Jay-Z's already platinum album 4:44, that leaked today...
  • Jay-Z being presented with his platinum plaque for 4:44 by RIAA CEO and Chairman Cary Sherman.

    JAY-Z's '4:44' already certified platinum

    The Record Industry Association of America (RIAA) announced this morning that JAY-Z's new album 4:44 has been certified platinum.   The announcement came via a tweet from the RIAA containing a photo of Mr. Sean Carter being presented with his new plaque by RIAA Chairman and CEO Cary Sherman with the...
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