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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 »
When you're a gigantic stadium-headlining rap star -- and when Samsung has already gone ahead and bought its subscribers a million copies of your new album -- you apparently don't have to spend too…   Read Story »
Ads for Magna Carta Holy Grail, the surprise new Jay-Z album that'll arrive later this week, had Jay in a room with four of the greatest rap producers ever: Timbaland, Swizz Beatz, Pharrell, and Def…   Read Story »
Yesterday we posted lyrics for upcoming Jay-Z single "Holy Grail" which features a few lines from Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit." Well, today he's released lyrics for another track from Magna…   Read Story »
Over the weekend we learned two things about Jay-Z's forthcoming Magna Carta Holy Grail: the tracklist (although no features were revealed, boooooo) and that one of the songs would include lyrics…   Read Story »
Yesterday we learned that Jay-Z will incorporate Nirvana lyrics into a forthcoming track. We're not totally sure if that track will be on his next record, Magna Carta Holy Grail, but we do now have…   Read Story »
Surrounding a quick tour she's currently on, Courtney Love recently did an interview with the Huffington Post discussing her new music, a forthcoming autobiography, why she's not doing a reality a…   Read Story »