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 in JAY-Z), is an American rapper, songwriter, producer, entrepreneur, and record executive. He is often considered the greatest rapper 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
'03 Bonnie & Clyde (feat. Beyoncé)
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'03 Bonnie & Clyde (feat. Beyoncé)

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Beyoncé
Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
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Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
Beyoncé
MOOD 4 EVA
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MOOD 4 EVA
Beyoncé
Drunk in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
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Drunk in Love (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Big Pimpin’ (feat. Underground Kingz)
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Big Pimpin’ (feat. Underground Kingz)
JAY-Z
Run This Town
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Run This Town
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)
JAY-Z
Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
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Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
Usher
Hot Tottie (feat. JAY-Z)
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Hot Tottie (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
99 Problems
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99 Problems
Rihanna
Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
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Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Numb / Encore
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Numb / Encore
JAY-Z
No Church In The Wild (feat. Frank Ocean)
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No Church In The Wild (feat. Frank Ocean)
JAY-Z
Ain't No Playa (feat. Foxy Brown)
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Ain't No Playa (feat. Foxy Brown)
Kendrick Lamar
Don't Kill My Vibe (1Xtra Remix) (feat. Emeli Sandé & JAY-Z)
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Don't Kill My Vibe (1Xtra Remix) (feat. Emeli Sandé & JAY-Z)
JAY-Z
Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
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Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
JAY-Z
Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake)
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Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake)
Snoop Dogg
I Wanna Rock (The Kings G-Mix) (feat. JAY-Z)
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I Wanna Rock (The Kings G-Mix) (feat. JAY-Z)
Drake
Forever (DiscoID & MistaBabs Edit)
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Forever (DiscoID & MistaBabs Edit)
JAY-Z
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)
Freeway
What We Do (feat. JAY-Z & Beanie Sigel)
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What We Do (feat. JAY-Z & Beanie Sigel)
Memphis Bleek
Is That Your Chick (feat. JAY-Z, Missy Elliott & Twista)
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Is That Your Chick (feat. JAY-Z, Missy Elliott & Twista)
JAY-Z
Otis
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Otis
Kanye West
Monster (feat. Nicki Minaj, JAY-Z, Rick Ross & RZA)
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Monster (feat. Nicki Minaj, JAY-Z, Rick Ross & RZA)
Jon B.
Keep It Real (feat. JAY-Z)
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Keep It Real (feat. JAY-Z)
Rihanna
Umbrella
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Umbrella
JAY-Z
Excuse Me Miss
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Excuse Me Miss
JAY-Z
Dirt Off Your Shoulder
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Dirt Off Your Shoulder
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Past BBC Events

Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012
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Hackney Marshes
2012-06-23T10:27:59
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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
2008-06-28T10:27:59
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2008
Glastonbury: 2008

Glastonbury: 2008

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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