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Kanye West & Jay-Z “Watch The Throne” Album Cover By Riccardo Tisci | Detailed Look

As the title implies a hidden power struggle, fashion designer Riccardo Tisci chiseled the cover to “Watch The Throne” into angular, faceted shapes on metallic gold backdrop. While it is rare for a creative director of a fashion house to take part in an album cover design, … READ MORE

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Jay-Z Joins Forces With Billionaire Boys Club

A quick rebuttal via his Twitter account to clarify what GQ reported this morning, hip-hop mogul Jay-Z announced his fashion consortium Rocawear‘s purchase of Pharrell Williams‘ Billionaire Boys Club isn’t a purchase at all.  Instead, its a partnership where each of the involved parties will bring their … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – Watch The Throne | Release + Tour Dates

The most powerful names in hip-hop– Jay-Z and Kanye West –have worked together often in the past. From Kanye’s production of tracks like “Takeover,” “Izzo,” and even one track from the 2000 album Vol. 3… Life and Times of S. Carter, and on various guest appearances afterward, … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – Watch The Throne Documentary | Video

Documentaries educate and edify. In some cases, they act as a window to show the viewer a world inaccessible to almost all, but surely worthy of examination. Such are the circumstances surrounding  a short documentary in which the subject is the recording of Watch the Throne, the … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z ft. Otis Redding – “Otis” | Watch The Throne

With out warning or announcement, Kanye West and Jay-Z dropped their second track from their highly anticipated upcoming Watch The Throne LP late this afternoon. Also attached, track art designed by Riccardo Tisci the Creative Director of Givenchy. For those thirstily waiting, this should be a nice … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z Watch The Throne | Behind the Scenes

It’s the Roc! While plenty have claimed that the dynasty days of Jay-Z’s label are in the past, it’s hard to argue against the potential behind Watch the Throne, the upcoming collaborative album between Jay-Z and Kanye West. Scheduled for an August 2nd release date, this is … READ MORE

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Kanye West x Jay-Z “H*A*M*” – Performance At SXSW Music Festival | Video

A few hundred fortunate souls got to see a live performance by Kanye West and Jay-Z over the course of SXSW Musical Festival earlier this year. Today, that performance, featuring the single “H*A*M*”, went live on the VEVO online video channel. A taste on what’s to come … READ MORE

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Decode Jay-Z with Bing | Detailed Look

A year later, it is still the most talked about advertising campaign for search engine Bing though little details are known at the time. With the brain behind the campaign, creative agency Droga5, taking home 4 Titanium Lions at last month’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, … READ MORE

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Kanye West & Jay-Z – Watch The Throne Album Cover | By Riccardo Tisci

When Kanye West or Jay-Z makes an album, the world pays extra attention on their movements. It is especially the case when both of them are working together on a collaborative project, Watch The Throne. Leaks of the cover artwork had been circulating online and now the … READ MORE

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Porsche Cayman S Black Edition

An affinity to “everything all black” might not be a pursuit just for Hip-Hop mogul Jay-Z. New from Stuttgart, Germany is the Porsche Cayman S Black Edition. As in its namesake, aside from the headlights, windows, and rear lights, everything is “blacked out” in a coat of … READ MORE

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Fresh Celeb: Jay-Z – Timberland 6-Inch Premium Boot

Jay-Z sat courtside on Wednesday night when his New Jersey Nets hosted the Utah Jazz at their temporary home, the Prudential Center. Jay-Z was in good company as his good friend and Translation CEO, Steve Stoute, sat next to him; Stoute is the first person to be … READ MORE