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Posts Tagged: 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 »
WILL SADE AND JAY-Z COLLABORATE?
Beyonce was spotted enjoying the final show for Jay-Z and Kanye West’s “Watch The Throne” tour in the LG Arena in Birmingham UK with none other than Kim Kardashian! Rumors have been swirling for months that Beyonce did not want anything to do with Kim K. because she felt like Kim didn’t deserve her success… Read more »
(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 »
R. KELLY IS DROPPING AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY! THE SINGER DISCUSSES A NUMBER OF CONTROVERSIAL TOPICS FROM HIS CAREER!
(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 »
(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 »
JAY-Z HIT WITH A LAWSUIT OVER “DECODED.” BUT WILL IT HOLD UP IN COURT?
ALLHIPHOP.COM’S “FATHER’S DAY SHOUT-OUTS: HIP-HOP DADS WE LOVE!”
(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 »
ONCE UPON A TIME, NAS TRIED TO LYNCH JAY-Z
(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 »
While performing “The Good Life” in Dublin on he and Jay-Z’s “Watch The Throne” tour, Kanye West chastised a fan for throwing a coin onstage. The fan disrupted Yeezy so much that he forgot the next line in the song and told the DJ to stop the music. Kanye then calmly explained to the fan,… Read more »
ACCORDING TO ICE T, PEOPLE ARE MAKING A MOCKERY OF HIP-HOP. HIS “THE ART OF RAP” DOC IS THE TRUTH.