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Jay-Z Sports A Balmain Eagle Print Tee-Shirt & Adidas Pro Model Sneakers

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Over this weekend, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake’sLegends of the Summer‘ tour stopped in New York at the Yankee Stadium. The duo performed two back-to-back shows there. During his performance, Jay-Z brought out Alicia Keys for “Empire State of Mind.” Following the sold-out show, the after party was held at Jay-Z’s 40/40 club in Manhattan. Jay and Bey were spotted sipping D’Usese cognac in VIP. Jay rocked a casual ensemble, a white Balmain 3 Pack Eagle Print Tee-Shirt and black shorts paired with $78 Adidas Originals Pro Model sneakers. Get Jay’s Balmain 3 pack tee-shirt at Luisaviaroma for $690. These Adidas sneakers are available on the brand’s site. What are your thoughts on Jay’s look?

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Jay-Z Covers London’s Based Publication NME

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Music mogul Shaw “Corey” Carter also known by his stage name Jay-Z covers the latest issue of London’s based publication New Music Express. Inside, the magazine talks to people from Jay-Z’s crew that contributed to his latest offering, Magna Carta Holy Grail. Below is an excerpt from REM’s Michael Stipe (Jay-Z used his lyrics on MCHG).

Michael Stipe of REM has told NME that he is “thrilled” that Jay-Z chose to include lyrics by his band on his latest album ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’. Speaking to NME as part of this week’s cover feature on the US rapper, Stipe discussed his relationship with Jay-Z and his reaction to words from his song ‘Losing My Religion’ appearing on his new song ‘Heaven’. “I’ve known Jay for a long time, he’s super cool, super grounded, super smart and super talented,” says Stipe in the magazine, available digitally and on newsstands from today (July 17). “I’ve always had the deepest respect for him, and his music and choices. We’re thrilled (for our lyrics) to be included, it’s a really great honour.” Other artists and music industry insiders interviewed as part of this week’s cover feature include Tinie Tempah, Rita Ora and Wiley.”

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Inside Of Jay-Z’s ‘Roc The Mic Recording Studio’ Meek Mill Previews Two New ‘Dreamchaser 3’ Tracks

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Inside of Jay-Z’sRoc The Mic Recording Studio‘, MMG rapper Meek Mill films a Vlog previewing two new tracks off his long-delayed Dreamchasers 3 mixtape. One of the tracks is a freestyle to A$AP’s Ferg’sWork“. The third installment of Meek’s Dreamchasers series will impact the Interwebs soon. The mixtape will feature guest appearances from Rick Ross, Wale, Jadakiss, Trina, Waka Flocka, Future and others. Expect an official release date soon.

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Jay-Z Stops By NYC’s Hot 97 For An Impromptu Interview With Legendary Disc Jockey Angie Martinez

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Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail has officially been release via retail stores and iTunes. The album moved one-million units before it dropped (via a Samsung app) and according to HDD, MCHG will debut at #1 on Billboard’s charts next week selling an estimated 475-525k copies in its first week in retail stores.

Earlier in the week, the music mogul began his radio run and he stopped by NYC’s Hot 97’s on Tuesday afternoon for an impromptu interview with legendary disc jockey Angie Martinez. Jay-Z spoke on the of making MCHG, having more kids with his wife Beyoncé, his former business partner Damon Dash’s current financial issues, texting President Barack Obama, Blue Ivy, defending Miley Cyrus and much more. Watch some highlights below:

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Jay-Z Receives Platinum Plaque For ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’; The Album Will Move Another 475-525k

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A few days after dropping, the RIAA gave Jay-Z a platinum plaque for his latest offering, Magna Carta Holy Grail. “A million sold before the album dropped,” rapped Jay-Z on “Made In America“. According to HDD, MCHG will debut at #1 on Billboard’s charts next week selling an estimated 475-525k copies in its first week in retail stores.

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Jay-Z continues to set #newrules! Earlier today, Mr. Carter has descended upon Manhattan’s Pace Gallery for a six-hour performance of his single “Picasso Baby“. Some of the footage will be used for an official music visual. The moment draws inspirations from artist Marina Abramovic’s 2010 MoMA exhibition Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present. It is being reported that the visual is being directed by Mark Romanek who also directed Jay-Z’s99 Problem“. Romanek also coordinated the event along with Salon 94. Marina Abramovic, Wale, Jerry Slatz, Judd Apatow and George Condo were in attendance.

You can purchase the album on iTunes.

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Beyonce Releases Photos Of Her 4th Of July Holiday With Jay-Z & Baby Blue

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Somewhere in America; Beyoncé, Jay-Z & Baby Blue spent the 4th of July holiday together. She, her husband Jay-Z and daughter Baby Blue were spotted hopping off a helicopter. Beyoncé sexed it up in a white tank and American flag shorts as she did an unofficial photo shoot in front of an old skool Roll RoyceJay-Z just released his new album Magna Carta Holy Grail this past Thursday and Beyoncé is still performing sold out shows on her ‘Mrs. Carter Show’ world tour. I like and respect how the twosome are busy with their solo careers but still find time to come together for the holidays, birthdays and family vacations/time.

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Jay-Z In The Studio Rocking A $550 Pyrex “23″ Green Flannel Button Up Shirt

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Music mogul Jay-Z was photo’d in the studio during the recording process of his new album, Magna Carta Holy Grail which went platinum before it even dropped (Samsung brought one-million copies). If you weren’t able to download the album on a Samsung device, you can buy it in stores or on iTunes July 9th. During his session, my idol rocked a $550 Pyrex “23″ Green Flannel Button Up Shirt. DONDA’s creative directorRSVP co-owner and Kanye West’s longtime personal art director Virgil Abloh is the creator and owner of Pyrex VisionAbloh is known for his dope style and is the man behind mixing luxury fashion (Givenchy, Alexander Wang & Chanel) with urban streetwear.

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Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Cover Art, Plus The Original Magna Carta Documents

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At midnight (July 4), Jay-Z (my idol) releases his forthcoming LP, Magna Carta Holy Grail. Today, the music mogul’s Life & Times channel unveiled the album’s official cover art alongside the original Magna Carta documents in the UK. The installation will be display at the Salisbury Cathedral Chapter House through the month of July.

MCHG will be available early to eligible Samsung users who have downloaded the #magnacarta app at 12:01 am EST on Thursday (July 4). [Click here to download the app.] The album will be released globally on July 9th. See the installation below:

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The Roc Boys Is In The Building: Kevin Durant Signs With Jay-Z’s Sports Management

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Jay-Z’s empire keeps growing! The former street dealer turned rapper, now multi-business mogul and entrepreneur launched Roc Nation Sports Agency a couple of months ago. His latest signee is Oklahoma City Thunder baller Kevin Durant. Congratulations, Kevin!  Much success next season!

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Jay-Z Releases ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Tracklist Via Scavenger Hunt In Brooklyn

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Music mogul Jay-Z continues to make #NewRules! Over this weekend, in his hometown (Brooklyn, NY), the second wealthiest person in Hip-Hop (Diddy is the first), and his Roc Nation imprint hosted a scavenger hunt in BK where fans received a limited-edition black blinder containing the tracklisting to his upcoming album, Magna Carta Holy Grail which arrives July 4 via Samsung app and July 7 via iTunes and retail. Jay-Z’s longtime producers Timberland, Pharrell, Swizz Beatz and Rick Rubben are confirmed as producers on the 13-track project. Expect a single in the coming weeks.

Click below for the tracklisting….

1. Picasso Baby
2. Heaven
3. Versus
4. Tom Ford
5. Beach Is Better
6. FuckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt
7. Oceans
8. F.U.T.W.
9. Part II (On The Run)
10. BBC
11. La Familia
12. Jay-Z Blue
13. Nickles & Dimes

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