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Taylor Swift Made More Money in One Year Than Beyoncé, Jay Z, and Justin Bieber Combined

Taylor Swift hasn't released a new album since 2014, but she tops the latest Forbes list of the highest-paid living musicians, pulling in $170 million in a…
Anna Gaca / November 30, 2016

Prince Estate Sues Jay Z, Says TIDAL Doesn’t Have Streaming Rights

Prince's estate has sued Jay Z's Roc Nation over its claim that TIDAL has exclusive rights to stream the late artist's catalogue, as Pitchfork reports.
Anna Gaca / November 16, 2016

Donald Trump Rips Jay Z’s Use of Profanity Immediately After Ted Nugent’s Profanity-Filled Introduction

Friday night, Jay Z, Beyoncé, and others performed at a rally for Hillary Clinton. Later that night, Donald Trump claimed he was not mad about…
Taylor Berman / November 7, 2016

Watch Beyoncé and Jay Z Stump for Hillary Clinton in Cleveland

As we learned a few days ago, a Jay Z endorsement is Hillary Clinton's latest attempt at securing her already comfortable lead among African-American voters. Their get-out-the-vote concert…
Anna Gaca / November 5, 2016

President Obama Again Discusses His Safe But Good Taste in Rap Music on Sway

Today, President Obama—who is doing whatever interviews he can and feels like—went on Sway in the Morning to talk about his taste in hip-hop, among…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 28, 2016

Jay Z Is Hillary Clinton’s Latest Attempt at Securing the Black Vote

In the latest effort to separate pro-Pusha T Hillary Clinton from pro-Crime Bill Hillary Clinton, Jay Z will perform at a Cleveland, OH concert to support…
Brian Josephs / October 24, 2016

Kanye West Says Apple/Tidal Drama Has Prevented Watch the Throne 2, Hurt Friendship With Jay Z

During his Saint Pablo tour stop at Seattle last night, Kanye West gave a mini-speech about why the Earth will have to continue rotating without…
Brian Josephs / October 20, 2016

Barack Obama Has Gone Too Far With This Workout Playlist

We can no longer trust Barack Obama during this 2016 election. Yesterday, the president released a new workout playlist. His playlists are usually the best I'm-old-but-I'm-hip…
Brian Josephs / October 19, 2016

Jay Z’s New Television Show Will Focus on the Army’s First African-American Sniper

Jay Z's two-year deal with the Weinstein Company will include a new NBC project focused around Nicholas "The Reaper" Irving, the first black sniper to serve…
Brian Josephs / October 12, 2016

Jay Z, Kanye West, and Frank Ocean Did Not Steal “Made in America,” Court Finds

A lawsuit claiming that Jay Z, Kanye West, and Frank Ocean ripped off another artist's song for their own collaborative track has been dismissed. As Pitchfork…
Kyle McGovern / October 11, 2016

Watch Alicia Keys Bring Out Jay Z During Surprise Times Square Concert

Two days after performing with Beyoncé at the final Formation World Tour date, Jay Z joined Alicia Keys on stage for "Empire State of Mind"
Taylor Berman / October 10, 2016

Watch Jay Z Join Beyoncé on Stage at the Final Formation World Tour Show

Beyoncé wrapped up the concert tour of the summer last night, capping off her Formation World Tour with a 49th and final show at MetLife Stadium in…
Anna Gaca / October 8, 2016

Jay Z Working on Kalief Browder Documentary, Richard Pryor Biopic

This morning, Jay Z and the Weinstein Company held a press conference to detail some forthcoming projects from their recently announced partnership. There's no Streets Is Watching remake,…
Brian Josephs / October 6, 2016

Jay Z Signed a Film Deal, So Let’s Revisit Streets Is Watching

TIDAL's struggles since its launch have been well-documented—they're pretty much the only thing that's been documented about the streaming service, aside from the successful Lemonade…
Brian Josephs / September 30, 2016

Jay Z Calls the War on Drugs an “Epic Fail” in New York Times Video

The War on Drugs really ended up being a war on African-Americans in impoverished communities. Jay Z elucidated this fact in a new op-ed video for the New…
Brian Josephs / September 15, 2016
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