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Pic: Jay-Z Surveys The Barclays Center

On the roof at 560 State St. Words can’t describe. via Life+Times I father, I Brooklyn Dodger them I jack, I rob, I sin Aww man, I’m Jackie Robinson ‘cept when I run base, I dodge the pen Lucky me, luckily, they didn’t get me Now when I bring the Nets, I’m the black Branch [...]

Jay-Z Albums From Worst To Best

Back in 1990, an extremely young Jay-Z showed up wiggita-wiggitaing all over “The Originator,” a single by his fast-rapping buddy the Jaz. And between that moment and 1996, when he released his stately and ridiculously assured debut album Reasonable Doubt, Jay more or less disappeared. He spent a little while on the road with Big [...]

Video: Jay-Z on Criticism of Nets Ownerwhip Stake

His influence on the project has been wildly disproportionate to his ownership stake — a scant one-fifteenth of one percent of the team. – The New York Times
“Iunno where they get that number from…don’t let anybody diminish y…

Jay-Z @ Barclay’s Center, Brooklyn, NY 9/28/2012

“Nothing feels like tonight,” Jay-Z kept repeating on-stage at last night’s Barclay’s Center-opening blowout, a night that Jay himself and NYC developer (/civic villain, depending on who you talk to) Bruce Ratner had dreamed up almost a decade ago. Though both were keen to enjoy their moment in the sun — high-definition video screens curled [...]

Video: Jay-Z Performs New Verse @ Barclays Center

Jay-Z starts off his first show in BK with “99 Problems”, but before that he lets go of a new verse: This is Rich Porter, part two You can stunt like that when you’re rich before your debut Money and the murder, rapper or the trapper Either way I’m gonna serve ya Shooters on my [...]

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