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Jay-ZFebruary 04, 2010 Jay-Z Sues Bank and Firm With $3.7 Million Hotel Lawsuit
Pointing at a bank and investment firm for failing to pay their loans, Jay-Z has filed a lawsuit and seeks for $3.7 million. Jay-Z has filed a double lawsuit against a bank and investment firm, accusing the businesses of owing him $3.7 million over his New York hotel development. The "Big Pimpin'" hitmaker - real name Shawn Carter - was set to plough money into the J Hotel, a luxury development in the Big Apple. read more...

Jay-ZNovember 26, 2009 Jay-Z Brings in Diamond Girls to «On to the Next One» Video
Jay-Z's music video for Swizz Beatz-featuring song 'On to the Next One' will also have extras applying tribal make-up. Jay-Z has begun filming another music video, this time around to support his single "On to the Next One". Three photos from the video shoot have come out via Jay-Z World, featuring three diamond girls and a stunt girl in tribal make-up jumping to the air.
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Jay-ZNovember 24, 2009 Jay-Z to Perform at 2010 BRIT Awards
Jay-Z is rumored to sing a medley of his hit singles at BRIT Awards which will be held on February 16, 2010. After rocking 2009 American Music Awards over the weekend, there is a chance that Jay-Z will make a live performance at next year's BRIT Awards.The rapper reportedly will deliver a medley of his hit singles and share stage with a fellow musician whose name is yet to be disclosed. read more...

Jay-Z and Alicia KeysOctober 27, 2009 Jay-Z and Alicia Keys to Open World Series
Jay-Z and Alicia Keys have been confirmed to take the stage at Yankee Stadium on October 28 before game 1 of the World Series. They will deliver joint track "Empire State of Mind". After that, Alicia will perform solo, singing the National Anthem. read more...



Jay-ZOctober 01, 2009 Jay-Z Greatest-Hits Album Planned: «Crispy Benjamins» Mystery Explained
Press release touting the Regina Spektor-sampling song «Crispy Benjamins» wasn't legit, A&R rep tells MTV News. By now, you might have heard about "Crispy Benjamins," a brand-new song that (supposedly) samples ultra-quirky musician Regina Spektor. read more...



Jay-ZOctober 01, 2009 Jay-Z, Alicia Keys Shoot «Empire State Of Mind» Video Near Ground Zero
Thank goodness, Lil Mama was nowhere in sight on Wednesday, when Jay-Z and Alicia Keys shot the video for "Empire State of Mind" in New York. But there were plenty of other onlookers feeling the vibe and blowing up Twitter with talk about the two New York giants filming in Tribeca and around Ground Zero for the clip, directed by Hype Williams. read more...


Jay-ZSeptember 18, 2009 Jay-Z Defends Kanye's Outburst
With all the backlash towards Kanye West regarding his VMA debacle, we were surprised to hear Jay Z take devil’s advocate. In an interview with BBC Radio, Jay-Z told them he thinks the situation has been blown out of proportion. He said, "It's an awards show. He's just a superpassionate person." read more...