Posts Tagged: Jay-Z

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Jay-Z Announces Two Additional Barclays Center Concerts; Tickets On Sale This Friday

(AllHipHop News) Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center is set to open on September 28 with a high-profile Jay-Z concert, and the center has announced two additional performance dates on September 29 and 30 for the multi-platinum selling, Grammy Award-winning rapper and mogul. “Jay-Z is Brooklyn and is the definitive artist to open Barclays Center,” said Barclays… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: R.Kelly Reveals What Rapper Was Originally Supposed To Be On “The Best Of Both Worlds” Instead of Jay-Z

R.Kelly autobiography, Soulacoaster: The Diary of Me, is out July 28, and Rolling Stone got its hands on some interesting excerpts from the book, where R.Kelly reveals that Jay-Z wasn’t his original choice for the ‘The Best Of Both Worlds’ album. The Chicago crooner says that the rapper that originally sparked the idea for him… Read more »

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AHH Stray News: Soulja Boy Car Accident, DMX Lawsuit Dismissed, Jay-Z’s Bodyguards Go Ham

(AllHipHop News) Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy is being blamed for a car accident that took place yesterday (June 24) in West Hollywood, California. According to reports, the rapper was driving his red Bentley when he crossed into another lane and allegedly struck a car waiting at a red light. A woman in the vehicle was… Read more »

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Lil Wayne Earns 100th Entry On Billboard's Hip-Hop/R&B Charts With "Pop That"

(AllHipHop News) Lil Wayne has officially earned his 100th entry on Billboard’s Hip-Hop/R&B Charts with the debut of French Montana’s “Pop That” record at #57 which features Wayne, Rick Ross, and Drake. Wayne is only the third artist and second rapper in history to reach the 100th entry milestone since the R&B chart was created in… Read more »

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Barclays Names Jay-Z Director of Brooklyn Arena Firm; Grand Opening Set For Late September

(AllHipHop News) The NY Post is reporting that Jay-Z, who is already a minority investor in the Brooklyn Nets and their new home, the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, has been named director of the Barclays Arena firm. Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, who recently helped design and debut the new logo and line of apparel and… Read more »

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Jay-Z Opening New 40/40 Club In Barclay's Center

(AllHipHop News) Rap mogul Jay-Z is expanding his 40/40 Club in New York, inside of the Brooklyn Nets’ arena. Jay-Z announced today that the 9,000 square-foot restaurant will open inside of the Barclay’s Center. The 40/40 Club at Barclay’s will only be accessible to ticket-holders during a variety of events that will take place inside… Read more »

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Jay-Z Partners with Duracell and Powermat to Create 'Wireless Power Nation'

(AllHipHop News) Just when you thought Jay-Z had done it all, the rap mogul is taking his entrepreneurism to another level. In an unprecedented venture for rappers, athletes, and celebrity endorsers alike, Jay-Z is linking up with Duracell and Powermat to act as a spokesperson for “Wireless Power Nation,” a phone charging system that will… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: Is Kanye West Going To Let Kim Kardashian's Mother Manage Him?

Happy 35th Birthday Yeezy! We can all see that Kanye West is totally in love, or others may say infatuated, with Kim Kardashian, but would Yeezy let that infatuation affect his business? You bet he would! According to MediaTakeOut.com, a top-notch source has told them that Kim Kardashian has convinced Yeezy into hiring her mother,… Read more »

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Drake's 3rd Annual "OVO Festival" To Feature A$AP Rocky, The Weeknd and 2 Chainz

(AllHipHop News) In its third year, the Toronto-held “October’s Very Own Festival,” which Drake has headlined since its creation, will feature performances from A$AP Rocky, The Weeknd, and 2 Chainz. Drake tweeted the news out last night: “OVO Fest August 5th. A$AP Rocky, 2 Chainz, The Weeknd, Drake. A special night we’ve created for the greatest… Read more »

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Kanye West, Beyonce and Jay-Z Lead Nominees For 2012 BET Awards; Samuel L. Jackson To Host

(AllHipHop News) Earlier today (May 22) at the BET Studios in New York City, Stephen Hill, President of BET’s Music Programming and Specials, was on hand to announce the 2012 BET Awards show’s nominees, recipient of the “Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Award,” and host for the awards, to take place on July 1 at the Shrine… Read more »

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Austin City Limits’ 2012 Music Festival Adds The Roots, Big K.R.I.T. and Childish Gambino to Lineup

(AllHipHop News) Not to be outdone by all of the recent festival news from Soundset, Rock the Bells, Lollapalooza and Made In America, the Austin City Limits 2012 Music Festival (ACL) has revealed its lineup for the city’s 11th annual, three-day concert event, to take place October 12-14 at Zilker Park in Austin, Texas. ACL 2012,… Read more »

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