JAY-Z
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1969-12-04
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JAY-Z

JAY-Z Biography (Wikipedia)

Shawn Corey Carter (born December 4, 1969) known professionally as Jay-Z (stylized as JAY-Z), is an American rapper, entrepreneur, songwriter, and record producer. He is one of the world's best-selling music artists, and one of the most acclaimed rappers of all time.

Born and raised in New York City, Jay-Z began his musical career in the mid 1990s, after which he released his debut studio album, Reasonable Doubt, in 1996, to widespread critical and commercial success. He released the album a year after founding the record label Roc-A-Fella Records. His subsequent albums have also seen great praise, with The Blueprint (2001) and The Black Album (2003) later being heralded as modern musical classics. He followed these with the collaborative album Watch the Throne (2011) with Kanye West, his critically lauded thirteenth studio album 4:44 (2017), and a collaborative effort titled Everything Is Love with wife Beyoncé in 2018.

Jay-Z's business activities and life outside of music has also received significant mainstream attention. He is the owner of 40/40 Club sports bar, and co-creator of the Rocawear clothing line. He has also acted as the president of Def Jam Recordings, and is the founder of the Roc Nation entertainment company, as well as creating its spin-off, Roc Nation Sports. As a member of Roc Nation Sports, Jay-Z is a licensed sports agent. His heavily publicized marriage to singer Beyoncé in 2008 has made him a global figure in popular culture. As a couple, they have an estimated combined net worth of $1.16 billion, with his individual net worth of $900 million making him the richest hip hop artist in the world.

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JAY-Z Performances & Interviews


JAY-Z Tracks

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Dirt Off Ya Shoulder
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Dirt Off Ya Shoulder
Jay-Z/Linkin Park
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Change Clothes
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Change Clothes
JAY-Z
99 Problems
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99 Problems
JAY-Z
Public Service Announcement
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Public Service Announcement
Linkin Park
Numb/Encore (Radio Edit)
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Numb/Encore (Radio Edit)
Fat Joe
All The Way Up (Remix) (feat. French Montana & JAY-Z)
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All The Way Up (Remix) (feat. French Montana & JAY-Z)
DJ Khaled
Shining (feat. Beyoncé & JAY-Z)
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Shining (feat. Beyoncé & JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Paris
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Paris
JAY-Z
On To The Next One
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On To The Next One
JAY-Z
Numb / Encore
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Numb / Encore
Beyoncé
Drunk in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
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Drunk in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
'03 Bonnie & Clyde (feat. Beyoncé)
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'03 Bonnie & Clyde (feat. Beyoncé)
Rihanna
Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
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Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)
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Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)
Jon B.
Keep It Real (feat. JAY-Z)
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Keep It Real (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Brooklyn's Finest (feat. The Notorious B.I.G.)
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Brooklyn's Finest (feat. The Notorious B.I.G.)
Foxy Brown
I'll Be (feat. JAY-Z)
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I'll Be (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake)
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Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake)
JAY-Z
Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
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Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
JAY-Z
Excuse Me Miss
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Excuse Me Miss
Beyoncé
Déjà Vu (feat. JAY-Z)
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Déjà Vu (feat. JAY-Z)
Beyoncé
Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
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Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
Squeeze Tarela & JAY-Z
Hottest Thing vs. When The Money Talks
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Hottest Thing vs. When The Money Talks
Pharrell Williams
Frontin' (feat. JAY-Z)
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Frontin' (feat. JAY-Z)
Timbaland
Give It To Me (Remix)
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Give It To Me (Remix)
JAY-Z
Big Pimpin’ (feat. Underground Kingz)
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Big Pimpin’ (feat. Underground Kingz)
Beyoncé
Crazy in Love (DJ Serg Remix)
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Crazy in Love (DJ Serg Remix)
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Past BBC Events

Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012
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Hackney Marshes
2012-06-23T00:07:14
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2012
Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012

Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012

Hackney Marshes
Glastonbury: 2008
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2008-06-28T00:07:14
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Jun
2008
Glastonbury: 2008

Glastonbury: 2008

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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