Gloria Carter

Jay-Z’s Mother Gloria Carter Receives GLAAD Special Recognition Award, Gives Moving Speech: Watch

Jay-Z's mom Gloria Carter was recognized at the GLAAD Media Awards last night in New York City. She received a Special Recognition Award for her…
Rob Arcand / May 6, 2018

Jay-Z’s Mother Gloria Carter Talks About Coming Out on 4:44 in New Interview

Jay-Z's nephew Rel Carter regularly hosts the D'USSE Friday podcast alongside Hov's former protégé Memphis Bleek and Brian Axelrod. For the latest episode, the familial connection landed him Jay-Z's…
Brian Josephs / September 7, 2017

Jay-Z Voices Support for His Mother’s Coming Out on 4:44’s “Smile”

Jay-Z and his mother Gloria Carter used the rapper's new 4:44 track "Smile" as a platform to share the emotional turmoil of being a closeted gay…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 30, 2017