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Bey just surprised everyone by releasing her self-titled fifth solo album exclusively on iTunes. The BEYONCÉ "visual album" includes 14 songs -- featuring musical collaborations with Jay Z, Drake,…   Read Story »
Last year, before he dropped the hyphen, I undertook the difficult task of ranking Jay-Z's albums from best to worst. I had my opinions, and the comments section, by and large, did not agree with…   Read Story »
Today is Jay Z's 44th birthday, and last night, he posted a note on his Life + Times website claiming that he and his wife Beyoncé are making a life change, at least temporarily: They're going fully…   Read Story »
It's almost comforting to know that Timbaland is still the sort of person who will recruit Jay Z and Drake, two of the world's most successful rappers, to drop verses on his single, and he'll still…   Read Story »
How big of a deal was Jay-Z in 2003? Big enough that when he announced The Black Album would be his last, he rightfully drew comparisons to Michael Jordan, Jim Brown, and Barry Sanders, legendary…   Read Story »
Back in September, it was announced that Jay Z and luxury department store Barneys New York would launch a collaborative holiday collection later this year and that the rapper would be instrumental…   Read Story »
Showtime debuted the Ron Howard-directed documentary about Jay Z and last summer's inaugural Made In America festival on Friday, and someone has bootlegged it and put it online. The 90-minute feature…   Read Story »
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 »