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Will Smith & Jay-Z Team Up to Produce Emmett Till Mini Series on HBO

Will Smith & Jay-Z Team Up to Produce Emmett Till Mini Series on HBO

An untitled miniseries about Emmett Till is being produced for HBO with Jay-Z and Will Smith signed on as producers. This is not the two’s first time working together, as they have done the Broadway Musical Fela together as well as 2014’s Annie. Emmett Till was a 14 year-old Chicago native who visited his relatives […]

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TIDAL X: Jaÿ-Z B-Sides

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
TIDAL X: Jaÿ-Z B-Sides

  Jay-Z’s music streaming service TIDAL announced TIDAL X: Jaÿ-Z B-Sides featuring Jigga performings selection that have never been performed. This is an exclusive live stream that will only be featured on www.tidal.com for TIDAL members to enjoy. There are some other requirements as well. TIDAL is requiring members to name, create, and share a TIDAL playlist […]

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#TidalFacts: Jay-Z’s Tidal Has Hit Low Tide With Disastrous Numbers

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment
#TidalFacts: Jay-Z’s Tidal Has Hit Low Tide With Disastrous Numbers

Jay-Z’s newest music streaming service, Tidal, hasn’t been living up to it’s hype ever since the rap mogul relaunched the company back in March. Tidal offers high fidelity and loss-less audio quality at the cost of $20 per month. The ideology behind the music streaming service is that the fees will lead to more royalties […]

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Beyonce’ and Jay-Z Joint Album Complete and Will Be TIDAL Exclusive!

Beyonce’ and Jay-Z Joint Album Complete and Will Be TIDAL Exclusive!

DJ Skee reported some exclusive information on FUSE TV, and that is the Jay-Z and Beyonce’ joint album is near completion. The other interesting tidbit that DJ Skee’s sources say, is that it will be released exclusively on TIDAL. While Skee did report that this was in the works there has been nothing officially reported […]

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Off That! Jay-Z Pulls Reasonable Doubt off Spotify

Off That! Jay-Z Pulls Reasonable Doubt off Spotify

Tidal co-owner Jay-Z has been not wasted time building up Tidal as the go to music streaming source. Over the weekend Rihanna’s new song ‘American Oxygen’ and Beyonce’s ‘Die With You’ were all premiered on Tidal and as of Monday, the streaming service has more exclusive content. Reasonable Doubt, the 1996 classic debut from Sean […]

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#TIDALForAll: How Jay-Z’s New Streaming Service Can Change the Game

#TIDALForAll: How Jay-Z’s New Streaming Service Can Change the Game

“I’m not a businessman, I’m a business mannn” Jay-Z launched the new streaming service Tidal that is subscription based. There is a $9.99 standard package and the $19.99 premium that includes the much talked about Hi-Fi audio,which consits of 16-bit Flac files allowing you to have the original audio data. You are getting CD quality […]

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Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports Parts Ways With Talent Agency CAA

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports Parts Ways With Talent Agency CAA

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports and talent agency CAA are going their separate ways after working together for the last two years. The split comes at the end of a two-year-deal between the two companies and the reason is believed to be that Roc Nation was becoming too much competition for CAA. The companies share several […]

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Jay-Z Drops $56 Million to Purchase Scandinavian Streaming Company

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
Jay-Z Drops $56 Million to Purchase Scandinavian Streaming Company

Hip hop mogul Jay-Z just dropped $56 million to buy Aspiro, a Scandinavian music streaming company. The Sweden-listed company was purchased for 464 million Swedish crowns ($56 million) through Project Panther Bidco Ltd, a company controlled by Shawn Corey Carter. Aspiro runs the music streaming services WiMP and Tidal. The services launched in 2010 and […]

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[New Video Alert] Beyonce & Jay-Z’s “On The Run” Tour HBO Trailer

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
[New Video Alert] Beyonce & Jay-Z’s “On The Run” Tour HBO Trailer

The official trailer for Beyonce and Jay-z’s HBO concert special has officially been released! Titled “OnThe Run Tour: Beyonce and Jay-z, the 50 second trailer shows Bey singing the lyrics to Nancy Sinatra’s “Bang Bang”  as Jigga lights a cigar. Then the imagery changes to previous concert footage from the tour’s North American leg. The […]

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Jay-Z’s “Side Chick” Casey Cohen Denies Relationship Rumors

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Jay-Z’s “Side Chick” Casey Cohen Denies Relationship Rumors

Reality television star and New York Hostess, Casey Cohen, from Princesses: Long Island , denies ever sleeping with rap mogul, Jay-Z, causing the rumored divorce between him and Queen Bee, Beyonce Knowles-Carter. Cohen states that she and Jay-Z “have never been in love or intimate”. It all began after the MET Gala, when Beyonce‘s sister, Solange Knowles, […]

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Nas Performs “Illmatic” At Coachella, Brings Out Diddy And Jay-Z

Nas Performs “Illmatic” At Coachella, Brings Out Diddy And Jay-Z

Nas rocked Coachella last night by performing his classic debut “Illmatic” in its entirety as this year marks the 20th anniversary of its release.  The Queensbridge MC also had a few assists from Jay-Z and Diddy as The Kings Of New York truly represented.  Only thing missing was AZ when Nas performed “Life’s A Bi$%h.” […]

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New Music Alert: Jay-Z & Jay Electronica – “We Made It”

New Music Alert: Jay-Z & Jay Electronica – “We Made It”

The phantom of Hip-Hop, Jay Electronica, returned from a hiatus and made his rounds earlier this month at SXSW.  While there’s still no word when his completed debut Act II:  Patents of Nobility (The Turn) will see the light of day, the Roc Nation MC connected with his O.G. Jay-Z and just released a blazing […]

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New Fashion Alert: Black Boy Place Spring 2014 (Jay-Z’s Personal Designer)

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Fashion Alert: Black Boy Place Spring 2014 (Jay-Z’s Personal Designer)

These days everyone is obsessed with whatever Jay-Z and Beyonce are wearing and one brand they have been seen wearing on the regular is French street-wear clothing line Black Boy Place. The brand was founded in 2010 and you can tell that the pieces are heavily influenced by Hip-Hop. This incredible line features snapbacks, hoodies, […]

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Jay-Z “G Checks” Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg Over Kanye West “Coattails Riding” Comments [Video]

Jay-Z  “G Checks” Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg Over Kanye West “Coattails Riding” Comments [Video]

Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg had some fun last week at Hova’s expense as he broke down how Jay-Z has been riding Kanye West’s coattails for the past few years to stay relevant. Well apparently Jay-Z still has his ears to the street and called up Rosenberg to let him know what he thought of his […]

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Kanye West & Jay-Z Perform At SXSW [Video]

Kanye West & Jay-Z Perform At SXSW [Video]

Kanye West and Jay-Z rocked SXSW last night in Austin at the Samsung stage.  Performing hits including “H.A.M.”, “OTIS” and “Niggaz In Paris,” The Throne had the crowd in a frenzy. Peep a few of the performances below. ) ) ) Follow us on Twitter @Hiphopenquirer

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New Music Alert: Timbaland “Know Bout Me” Ft. Jay-Z, Drake, & James Fauntleroy

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: Timbaland “Know Bout Me” Ft. Jay-Z, Drake, & James Fauntleroy

By: Adriene Morton Timbaland, Drake and Jay-Z all on one track, what you know about that? I’ll tell you, straight fire! We got the top two emcees in hip hop hopping on Timbaland’s new track, “Know Bout Me”; and let’s not forget about the amazing vocalist, James Fauntleroy, a former member of The Underdogs, who also teamed up with the trio! The […]

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New VH1 Hip-Hop Documentary With Interviews From Dr. Dre, Jay-Z And More

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments
New VH1 Hip-Hop Documentary With Interviews From Dr. Dre, Jay-Z And More

VH1 is producing a documentary on hip-hop and how it became a cultural movement. This is one of those documentaries that you can’t miss. It will be based on record executive Steve Stoute’s 2012 book,”The Tanning of America: How Hip-Hop Created a Culture That Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy.The project will be made […]

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Oprah Winfrey Discusses Her New Film “The Butler” & Weighs In On Jay-Z/ Harry Belafonte Beef [Video]]

Oprah Winfrey Discusses Her New Film “The Butler” & Weighs In On Jay-Z/ Harry Belafonte Beef [Video]]

Oprah Winfrey Discusses Her New Film “The Butler” & Weighs In On Jay-Z/ Harry Belafonte Beef [Video]] Join Shaheem Reid as he sits down for a very special interview with, arguably, the most influential woman in the world, Oprah Winfrey. Check out the conversation as the two discuss Oprah’s starring role in Lee Daniels’ “The […]

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#NewRules: Jay-Z To Premiere New Video “Picasso Baby” On HBO [Peep The Trailer]

#NewRules:  Jay-Z To Premiere New Video “Picasso Baby” On HBO [Peep The Trailer]

#NewRules: Jay-Z To Premiere New Video “Picasso Baby” On HBO [Peep The Trailer] Hova continues to set trends in the Hip-hop game and the music industry as a whole as he gets ready to drop his new video “Picasso Baby” from his newly platinum album Magna Carta Holy Grail. Since MTV and BET are no […]

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Jay-Z Talks “New Business Rules” & New Album “Magna Carta Holy Grail” With Elliott Wilson [Video]

Jay-Z Talks “New Business Rules” & New Album “Magna Carta Holy Grail” With Elliott Wilson [Video]

The Truth Interview With Jay-Z The Truth” heads to the Bronx for an interview with Jay-Z. Sitting in the New York Yankees baseball museum at Yankee Stadium, Jigga speaks on “Magna Carta… Holy Grail”; new rules in the music business; his philosophy on collaborations; the connection he has to New York; and the future of […]

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Jay-Z & Rihanna Drop New Budweiser Commercials [Video]

Jay-Z & Rihanna Drop New Budweiser Commercials [Video]

Jay-Z & Rihanna Shoot Budweiser Commercials Budweiser launches its global music campaign “Made For Music” with a boost from Jay-Z and Rihanna in their new commercials. Peep 2 of Roc Nations finest in the “Dreams Are Made” campaigns below. Hip Hop Enquirer Magazine | Follow us @HipHopEnquirer

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Jay-Z Visits Power 105’s The Breakfast Club For The 1st Time [Video]

Jay-Z Visits Power 105’s The Breakfast Club For The 1st Time [Video]

The Breakfast Club Interviews Jay-Z Jay-Z continued his promotional run with the official release of Magna Carta Holy Grail this week and stopped by Power 105’s The Breakfast Club. Jigga discusses numerous topics from sports to family to whether he would record a “Kings Of New York” album with Nas. Plenty of jewels dropped in […]

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16-Year-Old Ebony “Wondagurl” Oshunrinde Speaks On Producing Jay-Z’s “Crown” From MCHG [Video]

16-Year-Old Ebony “Wondagurl” Oshunrinde Speaks On Producing Jay-Z’s “Crown” From MCHG [Video]

Wondagurl Talks Producing On MCHG Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail is probably being blasted by everyone at this moment and one of the album’s standout cuts has to be “Crown.” With that track on constant repeat, I bet you had no clue that a 16-year-old female from Toronto Canada was responsible the magical production. MTV […]

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Timbaland Speaks On Rift With Jay-Z & Recording “Magna Carta Holy Crail” [Video]

Timbaland Speaks On Rift With Jay-Z & Recording “Magna Carta Holy Crail” [Video]

Timbaland Talks Recording “MCHG” & Kicking Addiction To Oxycontin Timbaland recently sat down with Revolt TV and gave an in-depth interview on working on Jay-Z’s new album Magna Carta Holy Grail. The VA producer also revealed that he and Jay-Z had a fallen out and have since worked out their differences. Timbo stated, “It was […]

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Jay-Z Hosts “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Release Party [Pictures]

Jay-Z Hosts “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Release Party [Pictures]

Jay-Z’s “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Release Party Jay-Z held a star-studded album release party on Wednesday night celebrating the release of Magna Carta Holy Grail. Some of the folks that came out to help Jigga with his soiree included his First Lady Beyonce, Busta Rhymes, Raekwon, Kevin Liles, J. Cole, Nick Cannon, Timbaland and Timbaland’s […]

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Jay-Z Takes Aim At Veteran MLB Sports Agent Scott Boras On “MCHG”, ESPN Weighs In [Video]

Jay-Z Takes Aim At Veteran MLB Sports Agent Scott Boras On “MCHG”,  ESPN Weighs In [Video]

Jay-Z Calls Out Sports Agent Scott Boras Jay-Z has the world in the palm of his hands this week as Magna Carta Holy Grail debuted through Samsung and several radio stations yesterday prior to its official release next Tuesday. On one of the tracks called “Crown” from the album Hova takes a swipe at fellow […]

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Jay-Z Unveils Album Cover For “Magna Carta Holy Grail” [Photos]

Jay-Z Unveils Album Cover For  “Magna Carta Holy Grail” [Photos]

Jay-Z Unveils Album Cover For “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Shawn Carter continues to rewrite the rules and the unveiling of his new album cover sets another precedent. The rapper unveiled ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ album cover at a display next to one of the four original surviving 1215 Magna Carta documents at the Salisbury Cathedral […]

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#NewRules: Jay-Z Makes RIAA Change Digital Sales Rules, Magna Carta Holy Grail Already Platinum Before Its Release

#NewRules:  Jay-Z Makes RIAA Change Digital Sales Rules, Magna Carta Holy Grail Already Platinum Before Its Release

Jay-Z Forces RIAA To Change Policy Jay-Z famously professed “I will not lose” and he’s holding true to his word. Now a certified NBA agent after road blocks were put in his way, Hov has now leaped another hurdle. As previously reported, Jay-Z’s first million sales from his new album Magna Carta Holy Grail dropping […]

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Jay-Z Breaks Down Tracks “Heaven” and “Jay-Z Blue” From New Album Magna Carta Holy Grail [Video]

Jay-Z Breaks Down Tracks “Heaven” and “Jay-Z Blue” From New Album Magna Carta Holy Grail [Video]

Jay-Z Breaks “Heaven” and “Jay-Z Blue” From New Album Magna Carta Holy Grail [Video] With Jigga’s new album right around the corner as its scheduled to drop July 4th, The God MC talks about the inspiration from two of the tracks on the project. In the clip for “Jay-Z Blue,” Hov discusses his fear of […]

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Swizz Beatz Speaks On Jay-Z’s “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Album [Video]

Swizz Beatz Speaks On Jay-Z’s “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Album [Video]

Swizz Beatz Talks On Working On Jay-Z’s New Album Magna Carta Holy Grail Swizz Beatz, one of the chefs in the kitchen helping cook up Jay-Z’s new album Magna Carta Holy Grail spoke with Vibe about the upcoming project dropping July 4th. Swizz revealed that the Samsung commercials was actually a studio session that the […]

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