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Beyoncé and JAY Z: When Life Gives You ‘Lemonade’

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Beyoncé and JAY Z have been sitting atop pop culture’s proverbial wedding cake for quite some time. You know, those perfectly perched figurines on an exorbitantly priced slice of happy-ever-after, grinning in quiet harmony and prepared to maintain a blissful marriage for the next hundred years. Or six anyway, since in 2014, Jay Z and […]

Jay Z Has To Pay Up For Uncleared ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Sample

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Boy, clearly rappers and/or artist in general don’t learn from other’s mistakes. As the highly publicized case between Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and the Marvin Gaye estate comes to a close, another case comes from beneath the musical gates. On Jay-Z‘s Magna Carta Holy Grail‘s “Versus,” producers Timbaland and Swizz Beatz sampled Swiss musician Bruno […]

Swizz Beatz Shares Videos Of He, Timbaland & Jay Z Crafting “Versus” In The Studio

hov tim swb Footage of a legendary night has surfaced Shortly after the release of his notoriously released Magna Carta Holy Grail album, Jay Z flew overseas to chat with prominent BBC Radio personality, Zane Lowe, and he revealed that there was footage of Swizz Beatz and Timbaland going back and forth on a table in the […]

Jay Z & Beyonce Shoot The Video To “On The Run”

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These two aren’t slowing down Late on Tuesday, a report came in from the entertainment column of The New York Post, Page 6, that Jay Z & Beyonce would be embarking on a 20-city, 20-stadium tour this summer, including an Independence Day stop in New York City. Advertisement The report has yet to be confirmed, […]

Jay Z & Justin Timberlake’s “Holy Grail” Goes Double Platinum


Jay Z lives by the mantra “Men lie, women lie, numbers don’t,” and he has proven over and over again that this theory may very well be true. His newest example that numbers are never dishonest comes at the hands of his latest double platinum RIAA certification. His duet with Justin Timberlake, “Holy Grail,” the […]

Did Jay Z Buy 100 Copies Of Nipsey Hussle’s 100 Dollar Album?

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That seems to be the case. According to this tweet from Nipsey‘s personal Twitter account, Shout to Jay Z for buying 100 copies of #Crenshaw! — (@NipseyHussle) October 9, 2013 which links directly to a recent post on Jay’s LIFE+TIMES website, titled #NEWRULES, depicting three tall stacks of Nipsey Hussle‘s recently released […]

Jay Z Performs “Pound Cake” For The First Time In Manchester

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Jay Z kicked off his Magna Carter World Tour in Manchester, UK this weekend and on the inaugural stop of the European wing of the voyage, Big Homie took a little time to perform his latest collaboration with Drake, “Pound Cake”. The controversial verse, where Jay Z claims to have made ‘more millionaire than the […]

‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Is Now Double Platinum


“1 million, 2 million…Oh, I’m so good at math” Upon its initial release, Jay Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail was honored with a platinum plaque after being certified for moving 1 million units before it even hit stores. On top of going platinum before the release, MCHG pushed 528,000 units in its first week. Recently, […]

Jay Z’s “Holy Grail” Has Gone Platinum

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Jay Z & Justin Timberlake continue on as legends of the summer “Holy Grail,” the lead single off Jay Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail has reached platinum status, a reoccurring milestone for the Hov and JT duo. When the two first linked up for “Suit & Tie,” they found themselves with a successful formula, with […]

Jay Z & Rick Ross Perform “F*ckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt”

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Jay Z and Rick Ross Perform in Miami For the final stop of Jay Z and Justin Timberlake’s 14-city Legends Of The Summer tour, Jigga brought out Rozay to perform “F*ckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt” off of Magna Carta…Holy Grail. The concert took place at the Sun Life Stadium in Miami. Advertisement Check it out:

Recap: Jay Z and Justin Timberlake Are The Legends of the Summer

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Friday night at Yankee Stadium was something like a double header of epic proportions–not talkin’ baseball. Two of the biggest names in music sold out the home of the Bronx Bombers for a live, musical experience of a lifetime. Advertisement Given the individual success Justin Timberlake and Jay Z have had thus far in 2013 […]

Jay Z Sits Down With Zane Lowe

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Jay Z currently holds the No. 1 spot on the Billboard charts with new album, Magna Carter Holy Grail. However, this isn’t stopping the Brooklyn rapper from making his promo rounds. He sat down with Angie Martinez of Hot 97 and The Breakfast Club of Power 105.1, both of New York City last week. Now […]

Jay Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Album Tops Charts!

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After being out for a week, Jay Z’s new Magna Carta Holy Grail album headed to the top of the charts. According to Neilsen SoundScan data, the rap veteran has currently sold 527,000 copies. WOAH! That’s a huge accomplishment despite the new controversial sound that most haven’t yet come to terms with. His debut at No. […]

Earl Sweatshirt Goes On Twitter Rant About ‘MCHG’

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Well you definitely won’t find Earl Sweatshirt bumping ‘MCHG’ Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail has been on the minds of everyone as of late and most praise Hov’s recent efforts in regards to the album and the marketing plans behind it. Not everyone seems to be fond of Hov’s latest as Earl Sweatshirt recently took […]

The Complete Guide To Magna Carta Holy Grail’s Album Credits

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Confused about who produced what? We got you. Written by: Jon Blistein and RJ Cubarrubia Advertisement Yep – Jay did what Jay does – rounded up a cavalcade of close associates, some of the biggest names in music and a few hotshot up-and-comers (including one 16-year-old producer who’s still in high school) to help him […]

Jay-Z Performs “Picasso Baby” For 6 Hours In NYC

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Hov takes over the Pace Gallery in NYC for 6 hours Jay-Z has been quite active in the eyes of the public lately ever since the release of his 12th album Magna Carta Holy Grail. From taking over Twitter on Monday to making appearances on Power 105’s The Breakfast Club & Hot 97’s Angie Martinez, […]

Jay-Z Recorded Most Of Magna Carta Over A Two Week Span

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The Dream provides some insight into the platinum selling album. The Magna Carter Holy Grail sold 5 million digital copies its first day thanks to Jay Z’s lucrative deal with Samsung and is expected to reach # 1 in album sales by the end of the week (projected 350,000-400,000), but just how long did it […]