Mo’ cookies. No apple juice. “Roc Boys” wasn’t the only song Hov performed at Jo Whiley’s house for the BBC Radio 1. Here’s a stripped down take of “Encore,” the song produced by Mr. Carter’s pal, Kanye West. See it all comes together. And yup, a lil “Thank You” at the end. Owww.
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Lil Mama copped a plea issued a statement to the 1515 Boys about yesterday‘s proceedings. “I did not mean any disrespect towards Jay-Z or Alicia Keys,” the statement reads. “I admire them and look up to them as role models. ‘Empire State of Mind’ had my emotions running high. In that moment I came up onstage to celebrate my two icons singing about NY.”
Last night on the corner of 7th Ave and 32nd St in Manhattan, Jay-Z solidified his spot as the greatest rapper ever. Selling out the Garden for an eighth time, Jigga ran through a string of hits including cuts off The Blueprint 3. If you couldn’t experience it live, capture the moment after the cut.
Here’s the end result of Oprah and Hova’s meeting in Brooklyn a month ago. After the jump, Jigga talks about the days of having pockets full of hope, reconnecting with his dad, and how Ty Ty straightens up around old white women.
Jay-Z week continues with A. Martinez on Hot 97. Listen up: Part 1: Hov talks Oprah and T-Pain (Again) Part 2: Still keeps in contact with some members of State Property. Says Peedi Crakk’s psycho. No, Norman Bates. Part 3: Says “Reminder” almost didn’t make the cut on BP3. Denies visiting Shyne and mentions J.Cole Part 4: Hasn’t bought BP3 or OB4CL2. Also addresses ticket scalping. Part 5: Takes calls from fans. Says “Empire State Of Mind” is his favorite […]
In an interview with Big Boy, Hov reveals that he completed a song with Jack White of the White Stripes, called “Ray-Bans.” Anyone wear their sunglasses at night? Props: Big Boy