Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake rolled out their Legends of the Summer tour last night at T-Dot’s Rogers Center. Above, they run through “Holy Grail”. JT assists “U Don’t Know” with his guitar below.
SNL comedian Jay Pharaoh did his well-known Jay-Z impersonation pitching Roc Nation Sports on last night’s ESPYS. We’re sure Samsung appreciated the plug. Yea Puff, we didn’t think it was funny either.
In Jay’s recent interview with Zane Lowe, he explained a brief fallout between him and Timbo after Blueprint 3. In Revolt’s new clip, Tim speaks on the subject and says he’s written an apology verse.
Numbers don’t lie—or do they? Despite Billboard not counting Jay-Z’s million seller, the tangible edition of Magna Carta Holy Grail has sold approximately 528,208 copies. If the number holds up, this will mark Hov’s 13th number one album. Watch out Paul, John, George, and Ringo; he’s on your ass. Pause. Final tally tomorrow. UPDATE: 527,000 copies sold. Oh, what a feeling!
Back again, Jiggaman’s mug takes the front display of London’s New Musical Express magazine. Read the article after the jump. Michael Stipe of REM has told NME that he is “thrilled” that Jay-Z chose to include lyrics by his band on his latest album ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’. Speaking to NME as part of this week’s cover feature on the US rapper, Stipe discussed his relationship with Jay-Z and his reaction to words from his song ‘Losing My Religion’ appearing on his new song ‘Heaven’. […]
Last night, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake returned to Olympic Park for their second night to close out the Wireless Festival and kick off their Legends Of The Summer tour. During Hov’s set, he brought out Rihanna for “Run This Town”. Legends Of The Summer hits North America this Wednesday in Toronto. jonearl
After joining Justin the previous night, JT returned the favor during Hov’s set last night for a live performance of Magna Carta Holy Grail‘s opening track. What an encore. After the jump check out Hov performing more cuts from Magna Carta Holy Grail including “FuckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt”, “SomewhereInAmerica”, “Picasso Baby” & “Beach Is Better”.