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 American 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
Run This Town
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Run This Town

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Beyoncé
MOOD 4 EVA
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MOOD 4 EVA
Pharrell Williams
Frontin' (radio edit)
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Frontin' (radio edit)
JAY-Z
Otis
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Otis
Mýa
The Best Of Me (Remix) (feat. JAY-Z)
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The Best Of Me (Remix) (feat. JAY-Z)
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)
JAY-Z
Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
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Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
Beyoncé
Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
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Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Run This Town
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Run This Town
Memphis Bleek
Is That Your Chick (feat. Missy Elliott & JAY-Z)
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Is That Your Chick (feat. Missy Elliott & JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
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Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
JAY-Z
Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)
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Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)
JAY-Z
Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
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Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
JAY-Z
99 Problems
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99 Problems
JAY-Z
Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake)
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Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake)
Pharrell Williams
Frontin' (feat. JAY-Z)
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Frontin' (feat. JAY-Z)
Kanye West
Monster (feat. Nicki Minaj, JAY-Z, Rick Ross & RZA)
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Monster (feat. Nicki Minaj, JAY-Z, Rick Ross & RZA)
JAY-Z
U Don't Know (SQUARED Trap Edit)
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U Don't Know (SQUARED Trap Edit)
JAY-Z
Numb/Encore (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 22nd Sep 2017)
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Numb/Encore (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 22nd Sep 2017)
JAY-Z
No Church In The Wild (feat. Frank Ocean)
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No Church In The Wild (feat. Frank Ocean)
Talib Kweli
Get By (Remix) (feat. Mos Def, JAY-Z & Busta Rhymes)
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Get By (Remix) (feat. Mos Def, JAY-Z & Busta Rhymes)
Rihanna
Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
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Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Change Clothes (feat. Pharrell Williams)
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Change Clothes (feat. Pharrell Williams)
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Excuse Me Miss
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Excuse Me Miss
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Encore
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Encore
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Song Cry
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Song Cry
JAY-Z
Jigga What, Jigga Who
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Jigga What, Jigga Who
Beyoncé
Drunk in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
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Drunk in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Paris
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Paris
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Past BBC Events

Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012
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Hackney Marshes
2012-06-23T15:23:39
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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
2008-06-28T15:23:39
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2008
Glastonbury: 2008

Glastonbury: 2008

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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