Hov and The Bawse have made beautiful music together before (“Free Mason”, “3 Kings”) but there’s something substantial and special about this gem from the Magna Carta Holy Grail.
Is he gonna ever fall off? Apparently not. Dropping unexpectedly like bird shit, Shawn Carter shook up the world with Samsung who allowed him to release his 12th solo album on the fourth of July to a million of their mobile customers. Pardon him Billboard, that’s already platinum in our book.
Attention holiday shoppers. Jay-Z has partnered with Barneys for a limited edition line. Featuring collaborations from Lanvin, Balenciaga, Balmain, Proenza Schouler, Rick Owens and Moncler; the collection will be available from November 20th through January 2, 2014. A quarter of the proceeds will benefit the Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation.
Pardon their backs. With a combined total of $78 million from May 2011 to May 2012, Bey ($40 million) and Jay ($38 million) tops the Forbes list as the highest paid celebrity couple.
After running through Summer with Justin Timberlake, it’s the winter’s turn. Starting November 30th, Jay-Z will hit the road for the 34 dates. Tickets go on sale September 12th via LiveNation and Ticketmaster. l+t
R-I-Double-A, appreciate your certification. A week after Jay-Z released Magna Carta Holy Grail, he received his platinum plaque. Billboard, your move. Cop the album here. UPDATE: 2 months later, 2x platinum. 2x congrats. RIAA says: Congratulations to Jay Z! Not satisfied with Platinum alone, “Magna Carta…Holy Grail” is now DOUBLE-Platinum for selling more than two million copies in the United States.
Well-known celebrity bodyguard, Norman Oosterbroek died Monday night after being tasered by police responding to a home invasion. As founder of celebrity bodyguard agency RAD, Norm’s clients included Nelson Mandela, Lady Gaga, Beyoncé and more. Miami New Times confirms: This much is certain, according to Miami-Dade police: The Pinecrest homeowners, Markus and Christiane Jung, called police at 10:45 p.m. Monday to report the naked intruder. When officers arrived, they found Markus and Oosterbroek violently fighting. During the melee, cops saw Oosterbroek […]