Battle of the Net Worth: Nicki Minaj Vs Jay-Z

Nicki spoke about her very calculated moves to dethrone Jay-Z as the king of Hip-Hop moguls. “I never thought about music as just being the end-all, be-all. I always looked at it like a business, something that I could create an empire out of,” Nicki explained to Allure.  ”So that’s why I’m only about to put out my second album and I’m already thinking about this,” she continued. “I had a little conversation with Jay-Z at the Victoria’s... Read More

Jay-Z brings Hip Hop to Carnegie Hall

What else can Jay-Z do as a Hip Hop artist? Once again he brings Marcy projects to an Arena that the Hip Hop culture was never even thought of being apart of. Jay-Z performed on stage with the Illadelphonics and ?uestlove and brought out special guests like Nas and Alicia Keys. Most would argue about Jay-Z being the first rapper to touch the stage of Carnegie Hall due to Wyclef had already performed at there. “Whyclef is not a rapper”... Read More

[FASHION] Marant and Air Jordan Sneakers worn by Jay -Z & beyonce

For the first time, Beyonce and Jay-Z were spotted out in public with their new born child Blue Ivy Carter in New York City. Beyonce was rocking a pair of Isabel Marant Bekket sneakers ($725) and Jay-Z was wearing Air Jordan 1 Retro Sneakers. See pics below.        Read More

Beyonce first public appearance after giving birth to baby Blue Ivy Carter

Beyonce came out last night to support her hubby, Jay-Z who was performing the first of two shows at Carnegie Hall. Making her first public appearance since giving birth to baby Blue Ivy Carter, She positively sizzled in a gorgeous, low-cut red dress and wowed with her incredible figure. Mrs. Carter looks like she’s well on her way to losing every last ounce of that baby weight.      Read More

[AUDIO] Jay-Z – Glory ft. Blue Ivy Carter

  “You’re the child of my destiny, You’re my child with the child from Destiny’s Child, That’s a hell of a recipe” Jay-Z releases a tribute song to his new born daughter Blue Ivy Carter. Features her crying on the instrumental. Jay is unusually candid on this song talking about the pregnancy. Produced by The Neptunes. Props Life + Times. Download from Mr X. Read the full Jay-Z “Glory” Lyrics after the jump. [audio:|titles=Glory... Read More

Baby Girl Blue Ivy Carter!

Beyonce is a mommy! After weeks of speculations, the singer finally gave birth to a baby girl named Ivy Blue Carter in New York City on Saturday (January 7). Proud dad Jay-Z, real name Shawn Carter, was at the hospital where Beyonce reportedly birthed Ivy by c-section — and shortly after her arrival … J & B’s famous friends started sending out birth announcements on the Internet. Rihanna tweeted, “Welcome to the world princess Carter!... Read More

Ester Dean Signed to Jay-Z’s Roc Narion

  Ester Dean has been cranking out hits left and right over the years. Most recently for Rihanna’s album “Talk That Talk”, the singer/songwriter has now taken her talents to Jay-Z’s stable at Roc Nation for a management deal.    Read More

Charli Baltimore Responds To Rumors Of Jay-Z Ghostwriting For Her

“It says ‘we are never deceiving others, we are only deceiving ourselves,'” she explained to HipHopDX recently of her German-inscribed tat. “I kinda got it like paying homage to my dad. My dad was German and Irish, so I dunno, just something different.” Almost every move in the career of the spitter named after Geena Davis'[..]assin character in The Long Kiss Goodnight has been “different” from... Read More

Seem like Jay-Z’s Occupy Wall Streets is not working for OWS

Jay-Z‘s Rocawear clothing line recently released a shirt that says “Occupy All Streets” (you can see Jay wearing it here), but so far the company has “not made an official commitment to monetarily support [Occupy Wall Street],” a company spokesperson told the Hollywood Reporter. According to a statement, “Rocawear strongly encourages all forms of constructive expression, whether it be artistic, political or... Read More

Who’s studying the ‘Jay Z’ course at Georgetown University?

It’s not yet possible to declare Jay-Z as a major. But at Georgetown University, a group of lucky students is taking a course devoted to intense Hova study. As noted by MTV’s Rapfix blog, Georgetown — otherwise known as the institute of higher learning unofficially endorsed by Justin Bieber — is offering a fall-semester-only class called “Sociology of Hip-Hop: Jay-Z.” The three-credit, twice-weekly lecture is taught by professor,... Read More

Jay-Z officially bring the Nets to Brooklyn

Rap impresario Jay-Z stood on a dais across the street from the monstrous Barclays Center construction site on Monday morning and tried his very hardest to get everyone to forget about the NBA lockout. A minority owner of the New Jersey Nets, Jay-Z made the long-anticipated announcement that the Nets will be known as the Brooklyn Nets when they move into the arena before the start of the 2012-13 season. “I am absolutely humbled,” said... Read More

Lil Wanye seasoning up some beef to serve Jay-z on a platter

And the beef begins!!! Jay-Z made a thinly veiled diss towards Baby on “H.A.M.,”  saying, “you got baby money.” In a new leak off his upcoming album Tha Carter IV, Lil Wayne not-so-subtly fires back at Hov on “It’s Good” featuring Jadakiss and Drake, using the third verse on the track to respond. On the cut, he raps, “Talkin’ ‘bout baby money, I gotcha baby money / Kidnap your bitch get that how much you love your lady... Read More