Jay Z’s Tidal CEO Leaves The Company

Less than a month into Jay Z’s Tidal reign, the rapper is already effecting major changes. The streaming service has parted ways with Andy Chen, the CEO of Tidal’s parent company Aspiro that Jay Z purchased for $56 million. Former Aspiro CEO Peter Tonstad will replace Chen on an interim basis. Business Insider reports that the Chen departure was the most notable of about 25 employee layoffs Tidal made Friday. Aspiro hired Chen prior to... Read More

The-Dream Is Starting A New Label With Jay Z

The-Dream and Jay Z are starting an “art label” together. After no album last year, The-Dream is busier than ever in 2015. He just released his Crown EP, and he has a follow up EP, Jewel, planned for this summer. He’s also been collaborating, in a few different ways, with Jay Z, whose Roc Nation management company The-Dream is signed to. In an interview with XXL, The-Dream announced that he and longtime collaborator Tricky Stewart... Read More

Rumor: Jay Z Is Buying Hot97 Due To Funk Flex Rant

According to a ROCK SOLID SOURCE – Shawn “Jay Z” Carter along with a group of investors that includes NY Knicks star Carmelo Anthony are currently NEGOTIATING TO BUY Hot 97 radio station. Talks are still early, but we’re told that both sides have HIRED LAWYERS and INVESTMENT BANKERS – and are serious in getting a deal done. Wow – this is going to be BIG NEWS for the city of New York. We guess Funkmaster Flex doesn’t like the idea of... Read More

Funkmaster Flex Get At Jay Z And His Life + Times Website (Audio)

Last night, he went completely nuclear on Life + Times and, seemingly, its owner…Jay Z. Flex referenced several issues that had him upset. He felt disrespected by an interview of him by Life + Times a few years ago, ostensibly about his mobile app, but which did not publish anything he said about the app. Apparently, he was contacted again recently by Life + Times about his role in the Dipset reunion and it raised his ire, both because of his previous... Read More

Jay Z Says “Hip-Hop Has Done More For Racial Relations Than Most Cultural Icons”

If you’re reading this, chances are most of your heroes don’t appear on postage stamps. Jay Z understands. Sitting down for a talk with Oprah’s Master Class, the most famous man from Marcy puts in very plain terms how crucial he thinks hip-hop is: “It’s very difficult to teach racism when your kid looks up to Snoop Doggy Dogg.” Jay goes on to explain that—excepting Martin Luther King, Jr.—most so-called cultural icons can’t hold... Read More

Tink Ft Jay-Z & Rick Ross – Movin Bass

During his visit to “The Breakfast Club” this morning, Timbaland played the original version of “Movin’ Bass,” which appears on Rick Ross’ album Hood Billionaire. The “OG version” features his 19-year-old protégé Tink and additional bars from Jay Z. Timbo was introduced to the Chicago rapper-singer by Da Internz. “She was music and she saved my life,” he said. “You can’t believe somebody 19 got it. We don’t see that no... Read More

Jay Z’s Mother Opens Up A Restaurant “Diamondz N Da Ruff” In Newark New Jersey

  Carter is now one of three owners of “Diamondz N Da Ruff,” a new soul food eatery in Newark, New Jersey. It opened just three weeks ago under as a partnership between Gloria Carter and her longtime friends Peggie Miller and Debra Holmes, reports The New York Post. Jay Z and his wife, Beyoncé, attended the opening night party, reports EURWeb. Since then, business has been booming. And for the first two Sundays, customers lined up around... Read More

Jay-Z Says Eminem is The Most Overrated Rapper of All Time

    In a recent interview with Music One, Jay-Z was asked about the current state of music and how he felt about many of today’s most popular artist. When speaking about Eminem, the Brooklyn rapper labeled the Detroit native the most overrated rapper of all-time. “I don’t really understand the appeal of dude,” Jay-Z said of Eminem. “He dropped a few hot verses back in the day, but he’s been mad average for many years now. He... Read More

Jay Z And Beyonce Divorce Rumors After Tour

    Beyoncé and Jay Z have been plagued with divorce rumors, with many onlookers speculating that the couple is staying together only until the end of their “On The Run” tour. The duo appear to be all smiles for their audiences while they are in concert, but they might just be keeping face until their final 10 shows when the tour ends in mid-September. Jay Z, whose real name is Sean Carter, is rumored to be cheating on Beyoncé, widely... Read More

Jay Electronica Brings Out Jay-Z, J.Cole, Talib Kweli & Mac Miller At Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival 2014

  Yesterday (July 12), Jay Electronica appeared in the actual flesh at the 2014 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival. The enigmatic rapper brought out special surprise guests that included J. Cole, Mac Miller and Jay Z.   Reports Miss Info: Mac Miller was first up, joining Electronica for their Watching Movies with the Sound Offcollaboration “Suplexes Inside of Complexes and Duplexes.” Forgetting the rest of his verse, Mac broke out an impromptu... Read More

Jeezy Ft Jay-Z – Seen It All

After getting started with ‘Me OK’, Jeezy kicks his campaign into high gear as he delivers his brand new single ‘Seen It All’ featuring a guest verse from Jay-Z. It is produced by Cardo and is available for purchase on iTunes. This will serve as the title track to his upcoming album ‘Seen It All’, which will be released on September 2nd. Listen to the track below.  Read More

Beyonce Say “Even The Greatest Falls” As Justin Bieber’s Pictures Appears on Screen

Beyoncé has caused a stir at her and hubby Jay-Z’s new On The Run show – by making a point of showing Justin Bieber’s mugshot. The troubled pop star’s black-and-white police photo flashed up on screen as Bey was doing a talky bit between songs at their gig in Miami last night. BEYONCE SHOWED JUSTIN’S MUGSHOT AT HER CONCERT AND SAID “EVEN THE GREATEST FALL” pic.twitter.com/GQI5ivD7RW — meti (@metrauhl)... Read More

X Ambassadors & Jamie N Commons Ft Jay-Z – Jungle (Remix)

X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons manage to get a verse from Jay-Z for the official remix to their single ‘Jungle’. The record appears in Beats By Dre’s latest commercial for the 2014 World Cup. Listen to the track below.  Read More

If Beyoncé & JAY Z Acatually Do This It Will Be The BEST Thing Since Blue Ivy

There Is a Petition to Make That Beyoncé-Jay Z Video Into a Movie There is someone in this world who watched Beyoncé and Jay Z’s “Run” video promoting their summer tour and did not think what the hell is this. And that person isn’t us. It is Devante Jones from Lexington Park, Maryland, who felt so passionate about the quality of the duo’s faux movie trailer that he started a petition on Change.org to make it a thing—like... Read More

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