Name: Jay Z
Birth Name: 
Shawn Corey Carter
Birth Date: 
December 4, 1969
Birth Place: 
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.A.
Musician / Producer
Relationship Status: 
Married to Beyonce
Celebrity Ranking # 797

Jay Z’s Magna Carter Tour Draws Big Names in LA

Posted Tuesday December 10, 2013 11:38 AM GMT

It’s one of the hottest tickets in the world right now, and Jay Z brought his Magna Carter Tour to Los Angeles last night (December 9).

New parents Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa hit up the Staples Center to catch the high-energy show, later attending the after party at nearby Lure Nightclub.


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2014 Grammy Nominations Revealed!

Posted Saturday December 7, 2013 1:23 AM GMT

Teasing fans with a long list of popular musical stars, “The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!” telecast released the 2014 Grammy Awards nominees tonight (December 6)!

The categories feature a list of both familiar and brand new names and artists, from mainstream and rap, all the way to alternative and country. They read as follows:


Jay Z Ranks Jay Z

Posted Thursday December 5, 2013 3:13 PM GMT

He’s had one of the most prolific rap careers of all time, and Jay Z definitely has his own opinions on his body of work.

The “Tom Ford” rapper recently ranked his albums over the years, making parenthetical notes as to the flaws and virtues of each opus.


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Beyonce Knowles & Jay Z: Beverly Hills Shoppers for Rapper's Birthday!

Posted Wednesday December 4, 2013 11:01 AM GMT

Looking to boost the local economy, Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z hit up Barneys New York in Beverly Hills on Tuesday (December 3).

The “Bootylicious” babe and her “Magna Carta Holy Grail” hubby were hounded by fans and paparazzi as they exited the swanky department store, en route to Bey’s gig at the Staples Center later in the evening.


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Jay Z Announces Birthday Vegan Challenge with Beyonce Knowles

Posted Wednesday December 4, 2013 10:30 AM GMT

With just three weeks to go until Christmas Day, Jay Z and Beyoncé Knowles have decided to undertake a 22-day challenge of living vegan in honor of the “99 Problems” rapper’s 44th birthday.

Last night (December 3) Jay posted a message on his Life and Times blog to alert his fans to the news, citing psychological research in his reasoning.


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Jay Z Pulls The Plug on Barneys “A New York Holiday” Launch Party

Posted Tuesday November 19, 2013 2:15 PM GMT

He was all set to kick off his “A New York Holiday” collaboration with Barneys, but now Jay Z has been forced to back out of the gig.

Originally scheduled for this Wednesday (November 20), the shindig will not go on due to “unforeseen circumstances.”


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Jay Z Heads to the Studio as Barneys Launch Party is Cancelled

Posted Monday November 18, 2013 8:50 PM GMT

He may have retired for a short time during his career, but Jay Z is staying in the rap game as he headed to a music studio in Soho in New York City on Monday (November 18).

As previously reported by GossipCenter, the multi-talented mogul recently decided to go forward with his collaboration with Barneys New York, despite the multiple claims of racial profiling.


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Jay Z to Continue Barneys Collaboration with a Bonus to his Charity

Posted Saturday November 16, 2013 12:16 PM GMT

Taking the time to look into the allegations himself, Jay Z decided to go forward with his collaboration with Barneys New York after claims of racial profiling.

In a statement, the "Holy Grail" rapper reveals, "My team has been privy to the status of the Barneys third party consultant investigation. In continuing our research, we also contacted the New York State Attorney General’s office for the status of their investigation into both Barneys and Macy’s. Those findings are not yet available."


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