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Rare Kanye West Interview From 2002

In honor of Throwback Thursday, we bring you the most excellent of throwbacks in a rare, unaired and unedited interview with Kanye West. In the video, which was recorded way back in 2002 for MTV’s You Heard It First, we see a young and excited West dressed … READ MORE

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Nicki Minaj Reveals “The Pinkprint” Deluxe Album Cover

Love her or hate her, like it or not, Nicki Minaj is one of the most influential and relevant female emcees of the moment. Disagree? Check her album sales, chart history, collaborations (see: Beyonce, Jay Z and Kayne, Drake, Usher), product line and the list is only … READ MORE

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Michael Jordan, Jay Z & Jordan Brand Unveiled “RE2PECT” Tribute to Derek Jeter | Video

While Derek Jeter prepares to start in his 14th and final All-Star Game, Jordan Brand has unveiled the latest piece in its ongoing “RE2PECT” campaign paying tribute to the future first-ballot Hall of Famer. The conceit of the video is a simple one: a murderer’s row of athletes, … READ MORE

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Pharrell – “Frontin'” Featuring Jay Z – Disclosure Remix

In 2003, Pharrell Williams released his first single as a solo artist on Neptunes Presents The Clones. That track was called “Frontin’”. Eleven years later the Pharrell/Jay-Z collaboration received the remix treatmeant from the English electronic duo Disclosure. Like the Neptunes, Disclosure have a disguinished production … READ MORE

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JAY Z & Beyoncé – “RUN” Trailer Feat. Sean Penn, Jake Gyllenhall & Others

As if the hype and energy wasn’t already at near capacity for their On The Run joint tour this summer, Jay Z and Beyonce have just released their own Bonnie and Clyde-esque short movie entitled “RUN.” In addition to the music power-couple, the mini movie features plenty … READ MORE

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Nas Performs Illmatic LIVE at Coachella | Featuring Jay Z and Diddy

Last Saturday, Nas hit the stage at Coachella to perform his seminal album Illmatic in its entirety, which is 20 years old this year. While rumors had been circulating that the product of the Queensbridge housing projects would tailor his Coachella set list around his landmark debut … READ MORE

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Daft Punk x Jay Z x Kanye West – “Computerized” Unreleased Track

If you loved Daft Punk‘s fourth studio album, Random Access Memories, then chances are you were left wanting more from the French duo. Well, your wishes are granted in the form of this unofficial release, “Computerized.” Said to have initially been recorded for the aforementioned album, this … READ MORE

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Billionaire Boys Club x Jay Z – MCHG T-Shirts

Pharrell Williams and Jay Z‘s relationship goes back many years to when the two crossed paths in 2000 for production work under The Neptunes. Since then, their bond grew stronger as both artists became larger than life. Billionaire Boys Club no doubt influenced Jay Z’s latest album, … READ MORE

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5 Ways Music Has Influenced Art

Presented by Boost Mobile A process of utmost importance in the development of a person, the audio-visual pairing of music and art not just stimulate our creativity, but actually makes us better people. In several recent scientific studies, researchers found the certain parts of our brains only … READ MORE

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“A Genius Leaves the Hood” Unauthorized Story of Jay Z Documentary Trailer | Video

Not many rappers stay relevant past their prime, yet Jay Z is still at the forefront of the music industry, as well as his multiple business ventures. A Genius Leaves the Hood by Moguldom takes the viewer on a journey through the Brooklyn MC’s life. Although, this … READ MORE

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Jay Z Ranks His Solo Albums To Celebrate 44th Birthday

Just like the rest of us, Jay Z is utilizing his birthday as a time for self-reflection. Turning 44 young today, the Brooklyn native hip-hop mogul and purveyor of the good life ranked some of his musical achievements with his 1996 debut album, Reasonable Doubt, at the … READ MORE