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Video: Road To Brooklyn: Down By The Yards

Jay-Z’s Life+Times takes a mostly balanced look at the struggle over the construction of the Barclay’s Center and positive and negative effects it has had on the surrounding Brooklyn neighborhoods. Includes comments from Combat Jack, DJ Clark Kent, KING Mag editor Sean Malcolm, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz and many others. Previously: Jay-Z – Live [...]

Jay-Z Dropping Live in Brooklyn EP

Jay’s going to record tonight’s show and sell it back to you niggas on the 9th as a 8 track “Optic EP”. Capitalism FTW. Hit the jump to check out the trailer for the new Life+Times Youtube channel. Previously: Jay-Z Surveys The Barclays Center (Pic) | Jay-Z’s Saturday Night Show @ Barclays to be Live [...]

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 [...]