Saturday, July 27th 2013
Earlier this month, Pop star maker Jay Z took to NYC’s Pace Gallery to shoot the performance art flick, ‘Picasso Baby’.
While there, he delivered a performance of the ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ jam in the company of Art enthusiasts and A-listers and now- one week before it premieres in full on Friday August 2nd at 11 pm- the icon unveils its trailer.
Check it out below…
Friday, July 26th 2013
When not slaying stages with alien-like ease, Beyonce is listening to new music like you and me.
Taking to her ever-active Instagram account, King B showed love to the latest releases from her husband Jay-Z (‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’) and Destiny’s Child bandmate Kelly Rowland (‘Talk A Good Game’).
Here’s hoping we’ll be holding her new album sometime soon.
Peep pics of Bey having fun on a shopping trip below, where a clip of Jay surprising her on stage at the Philadelphia stop of The Mrs. Carter Show also awaits…
Thursday, July 25th 2013
If you’re on the many music lovers who bough tickets to ‘Legends of the Summer‘ tour, you’ll know that one segment in the show sees its stars, Jay Z and Justin Timberlake, hit the stage together- mixing and mashing some of their greatest hits.
During their July 17th outing at Toronto’s Rogers Centre, the pair rocked their audience with Timberlake’s ‘Cry Me A River’ and fan favourite, ‘What Goes Around’.
Must see footage below…
Wednesday, July 24th 2013
As is often the case with producers as influential as he is, the world will struggle to appreciate just how groundbreaking Timbaland‘s work is until we’re a decade or so removed from it.
Crafting the sounds of debut acts who have now gone on to become just as iconic as he is ten years down the line, it’s his work for Aaliyah that seen him secure the most praise and acclaim- solidifying his status as one of the greatest maestros of all time.
Want to know what he thought of the use of her voice in new songs crafted by Drake and Chris Brown.
His take below…
Wednesday, July 24th 2013
As he joins Keri Hilson in anticipating the release of her own new album, Timbaland has whipped up a frenzy for Nas‘ forthcoming effort today, by announcing a collab between himself, Justin Timberlake and Jay Z!
Full story below…
Saturday, July 20th 2013
Rap icon Jay Z and ‘I Was Here‘ vocalist Beyonce met with the mother of Trayvon Martin recently, after openly declaring their support of the victim’s family and their quest to seek justice for his murder.
Snapped alongside civil rights activist Al Sharpton, Sybrina Fulton reportedly spoke with the influential pair who publicly joined the quest to have Martin’s killer George Zimmerman jailed last night, via a tweet published on Beyonce’s official Twitter account.
Her statement below…
Thursday, July 18th 2013
As he readies to the ride the wave that’ll be ‘Nothing Was The Same’, last night took Drake to Toronto’s Rogers Centre, where he enjoyed the spectacle that was the ‘Legends of the Summer Tour‘.
Put on by Justin Timberlake and ‘Song Cry‘ chart topper Jay Z, the show saw the ‘Take Care’ star look on from an enclosed section in the sold out venue as his contemporaries stormed with the stage with a show being praised by critics and fans alike this morning.
Check ‘em out after the jump!
Tuesday, July 16th 2013
Easily two of Urban music’s most anticipated releases, Jay-Z‘s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ and Ciara‘s self-titled fifth album have been the hottest of topics as their arrivals drew nearer.
Now, after a full week on shelves, the numbers both projects sold are finally in.
Find out what they are below…
Monday, July 15th 2013
While most acts see their international appeal wane as their career continues, Jay Z has seen his global star rise even higher than ever before in the last five years.
Last night, that’s star found itself a new peak when he landed his first UK #1 LP with ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’, 12 albums after his first- and now, as to keep the heat around his new era at fever pitch, he has announced the launch of a new European tour!