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Jay Z has been called many things over the years, but "a kook" may be a new one. Recently, Jay held his second Made In America festival in Philadelphia, and one of the bands who performed, Queens Of…   Read Story »
The last time Jay-Z made a documentary out of a concert, it was called Fade To Black, and it was incredible. Last year, Jay curated and headlined the first iteration of his Made In America festival…   Read Story »
Jay Z has delivered a music video for his Justin Timberlake collaboration, the Nirvana-referencing "Holy Grail." It's the first song from Magna Carta Holy Grail to get a standard visual treatment,…   Read Story »
Last month, Jay Z stopped by the Pace Gallery in NYC to perform "Picasso Baby" for six straight hours, rapping directly into the face of attendees one at a time. The "performance art piece" was…   Read Story »
Jay-Z recently stopped by the Pace Gallery in NYC to play "Picasso Baby" on loop for six straight hours. The experience was documented, and now HBO will be releasing a film, Picasso Baby: A…   Read Story »
Jay-Z is taking a page out of the National's book and is currently performing "Picasso Baby" on a loop for six hours at one of the Pace Gallery locations in NYC. But, unlike the National's…   Read Story »
Jay-Z's new album Magna Carta Holy Grail is out in the world now, and it's pretty clear at this point that it's a Samsung promotional branding move first and a Jay-Z album second. But whatever your…   Read Story »
A few days after Jay-Z announced Magna Carta Holy Grail during the NBA Finals, he unleashed a tiny Twitter dispatch explaining the #NewRules of music marketing -- projecting a "lead single" on…   Read Story »
Jay-Z has compared himself to a lot of people in his decades-long career: Mike Tyson, Michael Jordan, Michael Jackson on "Niggas In Paris," before that "Biggie in his prime" on the disturbingly…   Read Story »
Tomorrow, Jay-Z will release Magna Carta Holy Grail, which comes just three weeks after Kanye West's Yeezus. Both new LPs are the first solo albums to be released by those artists since they worked…   Read Story »