Moments ago, Jay-Z announced at his secret event at The Box in NYC, that Jay Electronica is latest addition to Roc Nation. Congrats! This calls for a celebration. Ace of Spades for everyone! UPDATE: Angela Yee captures Jay Elect performing a new song. [vodpod id=Video.4899112&w=425&h=350&fv=] “If you want that turmoil, I’ll Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, Worldstar you/RapRadar, NahRight, 2DopeBoy you…”
[vodpod id=Video.4862899&w=425&h=350&fv=embedReferer%3D%26amp%3BembedPageUrl%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.bbc.co.uk%2Fprogrammes%2Fb00vtx6y%26amp%3Bconfig_settings_skin%3Dblack%26amp%3BdomId%3Demp1%26amp%3Bplaylist%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.bbc.co.uk%2F1xtra%2Femp%2Fwestwood%2F101108_jaywest.xml] Here’s the full interview from Tim Westwood‘s interview with Jay-Z last week. He speaks on his Hits album, Decoded, and future endeavors.
Jay-Z made more radio rounds while in the UK and during his interview with BBC’s Natalie Jamieson, he speculates that in 2018, maybe he’d run for U.S. President. “Give me a chance. Maybe in eight years, I’ll be the president. In order to judge someone, you have to judge what they inherit In order to get to that sort of success and that dream, you have to go through some peaks and valleys. He [Pres. Obama] inherited the worst economy, […]
[vodpod id=Video.4749386&w=425&h=350&fv=configParams%3Did%253D1650152%2526vid%253D589730%2526uri%253Dmgid%253Auma%253Avideo%253Amtv.com%253A589730] It was close, but the reigning Hottest MC In The Game falls to second place. Two is not a winner, but in this case, everyone will still remember. On to the next one. “There’s nobody in the game that’s even coming close to spitting how Jay is doing,” MTV News’ Shaheem Reid said. “When you talk about Hottest MCs, that’s the very foundation … and Jay is just murdering everything in hip-hop right now, lyrically.” mtv Previously: Kanye
On February 23, 1995, Big L and Jay-Z left the mics smoking on Stretch and Bobbito’s Show. Until now, only seven minutes of this session circulated on the net. But thanks to DPG, here’s the full 10 minutes. Commentary included. Dig in ya pockets and pay homage.
This is basically the transcription to Jay-Z and Warren Buffet’s video interview. The photographs were snapped at the Hollywood Diner in Omaha, Nebraska. Man, that waiter must’ve gotten one helluva tip. Aside from the cover story, the issue is an overall excellent read. Spend the $5.99 and cop it on newsstands now.
“Got the Forbes on my living room floor and I’m so close to the cover fucker I want more…” So that’s what this was about. Congrats to Mr. Carter for gracing Forbes front page with the second richest man in America. You know, light work. Ha! Issue hits newsstands tomorrow. Check out footage of the bigwigs choppin’ it up here.