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, songwriter, producer, entrepreneur, and record executive. Considered among the best rappers of all time, he is regarded as one of the world's most significant cultural icons and has been a global figure in popular culture for over two decades.

Born and raised in New York City, Jay-Z first began his musical career after founding the record label Roc-A-Fella Records in 1995, and subsequently released his debut studio album Reasonable Doubt in 1996. The album was released to widespread critical success, and solidified his standing in the music industry. He has gone onto release twelve additional albums, which have all attained generally positive critical reception and universal commercial success, with The Blueprint (2001) and The Black Album (2003) albums later being heralded as modern musical classics. He has also released the full-length collaborative albums Watch the Throne (2011) and Everything Is Love (2018) with Kanye West and wife Beyoncé, respectively.

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JAY-Z Performances & Interviews


JAY-Z Tracks

JAY-Z
Bam (feat. Damian Marley)
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Bam (feat. Damian Marley)

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Justin Timberlake
Suit & Tie (feat. JAY-Z)
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Suit & Tie (feat. JAY-Z)
Beyoncé
MOOD 4 EVA
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MOOD 4 EVA
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Numb/Encore (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 22nd Sep 2017)
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Numb/Encore (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 22nd Sep 2017)
Diddy
Do You Like It? Do You Want It? (feat. JAY-Z)
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Do You Like It? Do You Want It? (feat. JAY-Z)
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Run This Town
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Run This Town
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Big Pimpin’ (feat. Underground Kingz)
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Big Pimpin’ (feat. Underground Kingz)
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Paris (Remix) (feat. T.I.)
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Paris (Remix) (feat. T.I.)

Paris (Remix) (feat. T.I.)

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Rihanna
Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
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Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
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Otis
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Otis
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Tom Ford
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Tom Ford
Meek Mill
What's Free (feat. Rick Ross & JAY-Z)
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What's Free (feat. Rick Ross & JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)
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Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)
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)
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Public Service Announcement (Big Tings 2004 Mix)
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Public Service Announcement (Big Tings 2004 Mix)
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99 Problems
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99 Problems
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I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me) (feat. Pharrell Williams)
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I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me) (feat. Pharrell Williams)
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Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
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Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
Beyoncé
Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
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Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Empire State Of Mind (Radio Edit)
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Empire State Of Mind (Radio Edit)
Panjabi MC
Mundian To Bach Ke (Beware of the Boys)
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Mundian To Bach Ke (Beware of the Boys)
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Dirt Off Your Shoulder
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Dirt Off Your Shoulder
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Heart of the City (Ain't No Love)
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Heart of the City (Ain't No Love)
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Paris
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Paris
JAY-Z
Numb / Encore
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Numb / Encore
JAY-Z
Change Clothes (feat. Pharrell Williams)
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Change Clothes (feat. Pharrell Williams)
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Past BBC Events

Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012
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Hackney Marshes
2012-06-23T15:16:44
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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
2008-06-28T15:16:44
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28
Jun
2008
Glastonbury: 2008

Glastonbury: 2008

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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