Tag: Jay Z
Adrian Younge Is Pushing Music Forward By Recreating its Past
The Los Angeles–based producer learned the value of his music after being sampled by JAY-Z, leading to collaborations with Ghostface Killah and Black Thought.
The Carters, “Everything Is Love”
A charming denouement dedicated to entrepreneurial spirit and nuptial love.
Refunds Be Damned: Austin City Limits Marches On
For anyone who didn’t want to be at festival so soon after the Vegas shooting, ACL offered full refunds. But the festival didn’t back down—and the result was a weekend of mutual love and appreciation.
I Got So Much Magic, You Can Have It: How the Near West Side Was Won at Pitchfork Fest
Solange, Angel Olsen, Kamaiyah, and a host of brilliant female artists took over Chicago’s Union Park this weekend.
Struggling to relate to his fans and with his infidelity exposed, Shawn Carter was left with one option: Kill Jay Z.
The C.K. Cure: Self-Esteem Boosts from Ten Abject Failures
Pop culture recommendations to aid with your justified sense of inadequacy.
Will Smith and Jay Z Are Producing a Miniseries About Emmett Till
The 1955 murder of the African-American teenager from Chicago at the hands of white men in Mississippi helped to spark the Civil Rights movement.
Grimes and Jay Z Weigh In On the Latest Round of Tidal Naysaying
It’s been less than a month since Jay Z and his super team announced Tidal, but due to its high-profile millionaire creators and vague list…
The Tidal Wave Cometh: Beyoncé Premieres New Song “Die With You” on the New Streaming Service
Jay Z has also pulled “Reasonable Doubt” from Spotify
What We Know So Far About Tidal, Jay Z’s New Music Streaming Service
“I just want to be an alternative. They don’t have to lose for me to win.”
Jack White to Release Jay Z’s “Magna Carta Holy Grail” on Third Man Records
The 2013 album will be released as a 7″ box set that includes several innovative (and shiny) features
And The Winners Are: 2015 Grammys Edition
Winners from last night include Beck, Sam Smith, St. Vincent, Aphex Twin, Kendrick Lamar, and, Beyoncé (though not enough times, according to Kanye West).
More Awards, More Nominations: The Grammys Announce Their List for 2015 [UPDATED]
The Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences are making a whole morning event to announce their list of nominations for their 57th annual awards show, the…