Posts Tagged: Jay-Z

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Jay-Z Working on The Great Gatsby Soundtrack, New Song To Be Featureed

(AllHipHop News) Jay-Z’s rap moniker dervies from his old nickname, “jazzy” and he plans to bring both to the score for Baz Luhrmann’s film adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel, The Great Gatsby. [ALSO READ: Jay-Z, Beyoncé, & Other Celebrities Personal Info Exposed On Website] After being introduced to Luhrmann by friend and The Great Gastby lead actor Leonardo… Read more »

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Jay-Z, Beyoncé, & Other Celebrities Personal Info Exposed On Website

(AllHipHop News) As one of the most famous couples in the world, Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s private lives are constantly under public scrutiny, but now the two superstars are among a handful of celebrities whose personal financial information has been thrown into the public sphere as well. According to TMZ, besides Jay-Z and Beyoncé, the social security… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Mogul Proposes “Guns For Greatness” Program Featuring Tickets To Beyoncé & Jay-Z Concerts

(AllHipHop News) Gun violence has become a major social and political issue recently, and now one high-profile Hip-Hop executive is proposing a plan to encourage young people to trade in their firearms for mentorships and concert tickets. The New York Daily News is reporting that hugely successful artist manager and president of Family Tree Entertainment, Michael… Read more »

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PICS: So So Def 20th Anniversary Reunion Concert

The Fox Theatre was alive with the sounds of classic songs like “Money Ain’t a Thang” (JD & Jay-Z), “Jump” (Kris Kross), “Yeah” (Usher, Ludacris, Lil Jon), “Who Can I Run To” (Xscape), “I Gotta Be” (Jagged Edge), “Welcome to Atlanta” (JD, Ludacris), “Give It 2 U” (Da Brat), “I Think They Like Me” (Dem… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: Drama: Chris Brown & Rihanna and Blue Ivy’s Uncle!

MORE DRAMA FOR CHRIS AND RIHANNA! Drake? Chris Brown and Rihanna have apparently broken up again over Drake? What now? Breezy col’ busted Rihanna sending Drake text messages. I guess, old flames die hard. Here is what the UK Sun is reporting. RIHANNA and CHRIS BROWN have split up… for the time being, anyway. The… Read more »

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Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Signs Publishing Deal With Warner/Chappell

(AllHipHop News) Platinum rapper and music mogul Jay-Z just signed his Roc Nation label to a worldwide publishing administration agreement with Warner Music Group’s Warner/Chappell Music. The #1  music publishing company will immediately have the rights to all of Jay-Z’s future projects and his music dating back to 2008 which includes The Blueprint 3 and Watch The… Read more »

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Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake to Headline Wireless Festival 2013

(AllHipHop News) Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake are both heading across the pond to close-out two nights of the 9th annual Wireless Festival in London this summer. The “Suit & Tie” collaborators will be the respective headlining acts for the July 12 and July 13 dates of the festivities taking place at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park…. Read more »

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Jay-Z Dissing Dream Most Tweeted Moment of Grammys

(AllHipHop News) Frank Ocean was nervous making his first Grammy acceptance speech. The Dream was overzealous at finally making a complete Grammy acceptance speech. Jay-Z was Jay-Z. Sometimes being Jay-Z means you effectively takeover social media for moment. According to Mashable, the acceptance speech for “No Church In The Wild” generated more than 116,400 tweets… Read more »

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Willow Smith Chooses Childhood Over Starring Role in ‘Annie’

(AllHipHop News) Will Smith recently told an audience at Temple University that childhood was the instrumental reason for his daughter, Willow Smith’s dropping out of the film adaptation of the Broadway musical, Annie. The “Whip My Hair” child star began feeling the wear and tear of her hectic schedule which included opening for Justin Beiber on the… Read more »

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Ball So Hard: Dr. Dre and Lebron James on Beats Partnership, Playlists and Workouts

(AllHipHop News) ESPN the Magazine brought together the best basketball player in the world and arguably the greatest producer in Hip Hop’s history for its “The Music Issue” edition. The issue, which hits stands Feburary 18th reveals that Lebron James was actually the first person to test out the Beats by Dre headphones prior to the… Read more »

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On To The Next One: Roc Nation adds Timbaland To Roster

(AllHipHop News) The latest collaboration between Hip Hop Mount Rushmore-bound Timbaland and Jay-Z involves no synths, no double metaphors or reminders. Just a photo posted on Jay-Z’s Life+Times website with a simple yet impactful message: Roc Nation Welcomes Timbaland to the family. There is no word yet on the details of their arrangement such as… Read more »

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Inside The Covers: Awkward, Riveting and Surprising Rap Songs Renditions

Hip Hop was founded on sampling and reimagining songs usually from a different genre. So it is quite a surreal experience when those genres reverse the script and cover hip hop songs. Sometimes the results reveal meanings previously unnoticed and other times it’s an awkward rendition. Here are a few recent covers of hip hop… Read more »

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Lil Kim Shoots New Video “Jay-Z” With Support From Rappers French Montana, Tony Testa

(AllHipHop News) Rapper Lil Kim recently shot scenes for an upcoming video titled “Jay-Z,” with special guests, rappers French Montana and Tony Testa. Lil Kim shot scenes for “Jay-Z” at Club Glazz, which is in Queens. In addition to French Montana and Tony Testa, Lil Kim was joined by “Mob Wives” star Carla Facciolo and… Read more »

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Justin Timberlake Prepping New Album; Writes Open Letter to Fans

(AllHipHop News) After setting the internet ablaze last night with a new record called “Suit and Tie,” produced by Timbaland and featuring Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake announced that he will be releasing a new album titled The 20/20 Experience. Doing so via an open letter to fans, Justin Timberlake, former member of the boy-band N’sync announced that… Read more »

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