Tag Archives: Jay Z

News: Jay Z’s ‘Reasonable Doubt’ Pulled From Spotify

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As Tidal is attempting to take over the online streaming space and capitalize on exclusive content, it’s been predicted that the partnering artists will start removing their content from competitor sites. Yesterday listeners noticed that Jay Z’s album ‘Reasonable Doubt’ was no longer available on Spotify. It came as no surprise that the album was up and running on Tidal. ...

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Watch: Jay Z Discusses Hip Hop & Race Relations On ‘Oprah’s Master Class’

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Oprah’s Master Class is an opportunity for “modern masters” who have made a unique impact on society to share their experiences and learnings with the world. One of the most recent Master Classes features Jay Z where he talks about hip hop’s impact on culture and the affect it can have on racism. He speaks about hip hop being more ...

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News: Beyonce Facing ‘Drunk In Love’ Lawsuit

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A Hungarian singer is taking the Carters to court over Drunk In Love. Singer Mitsou alleges that her vocals from a 1995 performance of ‘Bajba, Bajba Pelem’ were used during the song without her permission. The suit claims that Mitsou’s voice was “sampled and digitally manipulated” and that she never signed any documents allowing anyone to use her voice for ...

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News: Jay Z Meets With NY Governor Cuomo

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As protests against the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases continue across the country they are sparking change in legislation. Yesterday Jay Z met with New York’s governor Andrew Cuomo to discuss changes and reform that need to be made to the state’s criminal justice system. Cuomo has said that he believes there needs to be a top-down review of ...

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News: Jay Z & Solange Inspire Law & Order SVU Episode

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Jay Z and Solange’s altercation in an elevator  sparked its fair share of parodies, memes and now it has inspired an episode of Law & Order SVU.  The popular drama is not scared of incorporating real stories into it’s plot lines- even adapting the Chris Brown/ Rihanna scenario into an episode. The Jay/Solange feature will be titled “American Disgrace”. The ...

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