JAY Z

Jay-z

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Date of Birth December 4, 1969
Industries Music, Business
Headquarter New York City, New York, U.S.
Shawn Corey Carter, professionally recognised as Jay-Z, is an American rapper and entrepreneur, who is also married to Beyoncé. He is the founder of the entertainment company Roc Nation, as well as co-creating the clothing line Rocawear and Roc-A-Fella Records. Jay-Z also founded the sports agency Roc Nation Sports and is a certified NBA and MLB sports agent.

2006

MTV ranked Jay-Z as the "Greatest MC of all time".

2008

married Beyoné

2009

He was ranked the tenth-most successful artist
JAY-Z & Timbaland Sued Over Uncleared Sample on 21-Year-Old Song "Paper Chase"
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JAY-Z & Timbaland Sued Over Uncleared Sample on 21-Year-Old Song "Paper Chase"

The track was released under Hov’s album ‘Vol. 2… Hard Knock Life.’

DJ Khaled Drops Feature-Packed 'Father of Asahd' Album
Music

DJ Khaled Drops Feature-Packed 'Father of Asahd' Album

Featuring Nipsey Hussle, John Legend, JAY-Z, Future, Beyoncé, Travis Scott, and more.

Pharrell Brings out JAY-Z, Tyler, The Creator, Snoop Dogg & More During Inaugural Something in the Water Festival
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Pharrell Brings out JAY-Z, Tyler, The Creator, Snoop Dogg & More During Inaugural Something in the Water Festival

J makes a surprise appearance.

JAY-Z Performs With Nas and Dedicates Freestyle to Nipsey Hussle at 'B-Sides 2' Show
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JAY-Z Performs With Nas and Dedicates Freestyle to Nipsey Hussle at 'B-Sides 2' Show

Kicking off the rebirth of Webster Hall.

JAY-Z "The B-Sides 2" Concert Hitting Webster Hall, Tickets on Sale This Week
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JAY-Z "The B-Sides 2" Concert Hitting Webster Hall, Tickets on Sale This Week

The rapper will kick off the New York venue’s relaunch.

Lil Uzi Vert Officially Joins JAY-Z's Roc Nation Management
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Lil Uzi Vert Officially Joins JAY-Z's Roc Nation Management

#FreeUzi.

Library of Congress to Induct JAY-Z's 'The Blueprint' to National Recording Registry
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Library of Congress to Induct JAY-Z's 'The Blueprint' to National Recording Registry

Alongside Curtis Mayfield and Cyndi Lauper.

Woodstock 50 Reveals Full Lineup: JAY-Z, the Black Keys, Halsey, Chance the Rapper & More
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Woodstock 50 Reveals Full Lineup: JAY-Z, the Black Keys, Halsey, Chance the Rapper & More

One of music history’s most eclectic lineups.

Kareem "Biggs" Burke Announces Plans for a Roc-A-Fella Biopic
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Kareem "Biggs" Burke Announces Plans for a Roc-A-Fella Biopic

Aimed to tell the stories of the three founders.

JAY-Z Hires a Lawyer for 21 Savage
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JAY-Z Hires a Lawyer for 21 Savage

He calls 21 Savage’s arrest was “an absolute travesty.”
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