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Jay Z’s unabashed admiration for Michael Jackson spans decades. At the beginning of his takeover of the rap genre in the late 1990s, Jay brought a frail MJ out onstage during one of his concerts to the delight of the throngs of fans. Jay Z also renounced the 25th anniversary of the “We Are the…

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Beyonce and Jay-Z renewed their wedding vows in April. The couple teased fans last week when personal video footage screened during their On The Run Tour II concert suggested they had reaffirmed their commitment to one another, and it’s now been revealed that the “99 Problems” hitmaker arranged the “intimate” affair in Malibu just a few…

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Jay-Z’s streaming service has been given the seal of approval from the late “Purple Rain” hitmaker’s estate, bringing an end to their legal battle. The service will put out the material for 14 days exclusively, before it’s made available in physical form. The “Encore” rapper, who has promised to “honor Prince’s enduring legacy” says, “Our…

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Jay Z and Eminem are reportedly suing The Weinstein Company for $800K between them. The rap legends have both claimed they are owed thousands for work they did on soundtracks for movies they worked on for the company, which dismissed co-owner Harvey Weinstein in October 2017, following a wave of accusations of sexual harassment made…

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Jay Z could be brought into Mariah Carey‘s legal battle with her former manager. The “Hero” singer parted ways with Stella Bulochnikov in November 2017 and the businesswoman is planning to raise the question as to whether Mariah was still under contract with her when her new manager, Melissa Ruderman from Jay’s Roc Nation, started…

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Jay Z and Beyoncé’s marriage has long served as “relationship goals” for people around the world since they tied the knot back in 2008. However, their marriage went from looking like the perfect relationship to something that looked a lot more relatable and normal when Beyoncé revealed with her 2016 Lemonade album that her marriage…

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This past week, Jay Z finally announced that his new album, 4:44, will be released on June 30. The album will arrive amid much anticipation; last week several posters in major cities and online materials advertised the text “4:44” and “6.30.17” without much context, leaving people confused but incredibly excited at the even the slightest hint of…

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The most powerful couple in music has become the proud parents of twins, a son and a daughter. Beyoncé and Jay Z welcomed twins earlier this week at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, according to PEOPLE. In February, Beyoncé announced that she was pregnant with twins by posting on Instagram, “We are incredibly grateful that…

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The Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony was held on Thursday, June 15 at New York’s Marriott Hotel. One of the evening highlights was Shawn “Jay Z” Carter who canceled his appearance at the last minute amid rumors that his wife Beyoncé was in labor earlier this week. When the announcement was made in February that he’d…

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Former President Barack Obama may have let the cat out of the bag when he congratulated Jay Z for a prestigious distinction recently. Obama recorded a video message lauding his friend Hov for being inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. However, during the message, he may have broken major baby news when he said Jay was…

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Jay Z’s mother is “very excited” about welcoming her new grandchildren into the world when his wife Beyoncé gives birth. The 47-year-old rapper is expecting twins with his wife — with whom he already has 5-year-old daughter Blue Ivy — in the coming months, and his mother, Gloria Carter, can’t wait to meet the new arrivals. “I’m…

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Jay Z has agreed a 10-year touring partnership deal with Live Nation, reportedly worth $200M according to Variety. The New York-born rap star, who is expected to announce another big tour later this year, has struck a deal that includes worldwide touring and will mean that Live Nation will produce and promote Jay’s concert events…

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On June 25, 1996, Jay Z dropped his debut album, Reasonable Doubt. With classic tracks like “Can’t Knock the Hustle” and “Brooklyn’s Finest,” plus collaborations with musicians like Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G, the disc would go down as one of the greatest rap albums of all time. In fact, nearly ten years…

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