Posts tagged "jay-z"

Jay Z, Kanye West, Jack White, Madonna, and More Officially Announce Tidal’s Launch

As promised earlier today, Jay Z held a press conference this afternoon to launch the streaming music service Tidal, which was previewed…
By: Brennan Carley / March 30, 2015

Watch Madonna, Daft Punk, Jack White, Kanye West, and More Convene for Jay Z’s Tidal

We know Jay Z's new streaming service Tidal is coming later today (along with a super-secret press conference featuring the Roc Natio…
By: Brennan Carley / March 30, 2015

Jay Z’s New Tidal Streaming Service Has Turned Everybody’s Avatar Blue

Jay Z recently bought the Scandinavian high-fidelity streaming service Tidal, and now he's calling upon his many, many friends in the music…
By: James Grebey / March 30, 2015

The 101 Best Kanye West-Produced Songs That Don’t Feature Kanye

We've hung on every word of Kanye West's for so long — in his verses, on his Twitter, in his interviews — that it's hard…
By: Andrew Unterberger / March 24, 2015

Jack White Is Finally Releasing Vinyl Edition of Jay Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’

Jay Z and Jack White are combining their considerable musical and industrial might to release a special vinyl edition of Jay Z's 12th studio…
By: James Grebey / March 18, 2015

Jay Z Reportedly Agrees to Split ‘Versus’ Royalties With Bruno Spoerri

Just days after the biggest music copyright case in recent memory came to a close, Jay Z has agreed to split the…
By: Rachel Brodsky / March 13, 2015

Jay Electronica Comes Back Swinging With Jay Z on ‘Road to Perdition’

On "Road to Perdition," Roc Nation's Jay Electronica shows the world that sure, you can promise an album for years and never…
By: Brennan Carley / March 6, 2015

Watch ‘The Daily Show’ Defend Jay Z’s Honor Against Fox News

On last night's episode of the Daily Show With Jon Stewart, correspondent Jessica Williams took Fox News to task for referring to Jay Z (inarguably one…
By: Brennan Carley / December 18, 2014

Beyonce and Jay Z Sued for Alleged Illegal Sample on ‘Drunk in Love’

Beyoncé, Jay Z, and Timbaland have now been sued over "Drunk in Love." According to TMZ, Hungarian singer Mitsou is claiming that…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 15, 2014

Rick Ross and Jay Z Are All About That ‘Movin Bass’ on New Single

In preparation for his upcoming album, Hood Billionaire, Rick Ross has linked up with Jay Z on a scorching new collaborative single, "Movin' Bass."…
By: Brennan Carley / November 12, 2014

The 100 Greatest Live Performances on YouTube

We're coming up on the tenth anniversary of YouTube next February, but really, it feels like the site has been around far longer. In fact,…
By: Andrew Unterberger / October 22, 2014

The Internet Found Someone Who Doesn’t Know Who Jay Z and Beyonce Are

It might not seem possible, but there's at least one person in the world who doesn't know who Jay Z and Beyoncé are. The…
By: James Grebey / October 8, 2014

Who Won Every Rap Summer of the 21st Century?

Now that the summer is officially a not-too-distant memory, we can safely say this past season wasn't the strongest for hip-hop. (Other outlets are being…
By: SPIN Staff / October 3, 2014

Jay Z and Solange’s Elevator Fight Is Getting the ‘Law & Order: SVU’ Treatment

Welp, it happened. Someone over at Law & Order: Special Victims Unit learned the word "thot." Never one to slack whe…
By: Chris Martins / October 1, 2014

Jay Z Brings Out Beyonce and Sting Joins No Doubt at Global Citizen Festival

Global Citizen Festival, the Global Poverty Project's annual music fest, went down in New York City's Central Park on Saturday. After…
By: Colin Joyce / September 28, 2014

Beyonce and Jay Z Light Up a Stadium in HBO Performance of ‘Young Forever,’ ‘Halo’

Over the weekend, HBO finally aired Beyoncé and Jay Z's "On the Run" concert documentary, but fortunately if you missed it—or don't…
By: Colin Joyce / September 22, 2014

Watch the Home: Jay Z and Beyonce Might Be Making an Album Together

New York rap superstar Jay Z and Houston pop icon Beyonce are indisputably a music's biggest power couple, which is why everything they touch tur…
By: Brennan Carley / September 17, 2014

Beyonce and Jay Z Go ‘On the Run’ in a ‘French New Wave’-Inspired Short Film

In one of the trailers released for Beyoncé and Jay Z's forthcoming concert documentary about their "On the Run" tour, the beloved singer…
By: Colin Joyce / September 15, 2014

Jay-Z and Kanye West Are Producing a Chris Rock Film Co-Starring Adam Sandler

Sure we like Jay Z, and we like Kanye West, but we like them together most of all. And not just in a Watch…
By: Colin Stutz / September 10, 2014

Jay Z Has Filed To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Extortion-Accused Producer

Jay Z's legal squabbles with sound engineer Chauncey Mahan just wont come to a close. Three months after the pair initially grappled over a…
By: Colin Joyce / September 6, 2014
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