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 # 52

Beyonce and Jay Z Post Photos of Their Dream Vacation Abroad

Posted Tuesday September 10, 2013 7:09 PM GMT

If your summer vacation photos consist of, say, the family around a camp fire or visiting with relatives in cramped quarters, you might be a tad jealous of Beyonce's holiday pics.


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Jay Z's Magna Carter World Tour Announces 34 Dates Across North America

Posted Friday September 6, 2013 11:13 PM GMT

From New York in the east, California to the west, Nebraska smack dab in the middle, and Montreal to the far north-- Jay Z has just announced the schedule of North American cities where he’ll be taking his Magna Carter World Tour.

The rapper posted the 34-date concert trek on Friday (September 6), shortly after pal Kanye West made his own tour announcement. Mr. Beyonce Knowles will open his show on November 30 in Minnesota and end it January 31 in Pennsylvania. Tickets go on sale September 12.


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Jay-Z, Beyonce & Blue Ivy Vacation in Italy, Sailing Away from Bodyguard Drama Back Home

Posted Friday September 6, 2013 8:52 PM GMT

Enjoying one last late summer romantic getaway, Beyonce and Jay-Z took a vacation to Italy with their daughter Blue Ivy aboard a luxury yacht. They sailed from Stromboli to Nerano.

On Friday (September 6), the trio had lunch at the famous restaurant Quattro Passi. Later they drank champagne and took photos of the stunning Italian landscape.


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Jay-Z Unveils Magna Carta North American Tour Dates!

Posted Friday September 6, 2013 12:50 PM GMT

His new album Magna Carta Holy Grail is a new career highpoint for Jay-Z, and he’s hitting the road this fall to bring the music to the people.

The “Picasso Baby” rapper will visit 34 cities during the North American leg of his Magna Carta World Tour, and tickets go on sale on September 12th at 10am.


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Jay-Z Drops “Made In America” Documentary Trailer: Watch Here

Posted Friday August 30, 2013 2:15 PM GMT

He keeps taking his career to the next level, and Jay-Z is poised for another creative explosion with his forthcoming documentary “Made In America.”

Slated to air on Showtime on Friday, October 11th, the film chronicles the inspirational “Made in America” festival from 2012 that brought together acts like The Hives, Rita Ora, Passion Pit, Pearl Jam, Jill Scot, Kanye West, and Janelle Monae.



Jay-Z Drops “Holy Grail” Video Featuring Justin Timberlake: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday August 29, 2013 1:33 PM GMT

It’s quite possibly one of the hottest songs of the year, and Jay-Z's “Holy Grail” just got a music video as epic as the track itself.

Joined by Justin Timberlake, the “Picasso Baby” rapper looks intense as he paces around the darkened set under the direction of Anthony Mandler.



Sean “Diddy” Combs’ Post-VMA Fracas

Posted Tuesday August 27, 2013 10:35 AM GMT

Doing his best impression of Chris Brown, Sean Diddy Combs lost his temper and started a fight at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards afterparty at the Dream Downtown on Sunday night (August 25).


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Jay Z's Rocawear Sued by HoodLove

Posted Monday August 26, 2013 5:48 PM GMT

He may have it all with a legendary career, multiple business ventures, and Beyoncé and Blue Ivy by his side, but Jay Z's empire may take a hit as his company Rocawear has just been slapped with a lawsuit.

According to HoodLove, LLC, a for-profit company committed to the social and economic recovery of the poverty stricken communities, they trademarked "HoodLove" in 2006.


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