Jay Z

Jay-Z To Ditch Def Jam Gig?

Reports have surfaced that Jay-Z may be leaving his position at Island Def Jam to work for Columbia Records. According to industry insiders who spoke to New York's Daily News,...

Jay Z Sued

Performing rights society BMI filed a federal lawsuit against Jay-Z's 40/40 Club in a Manhattan court earlier this week, claiming the club has failed to play royalties for music played...

Jay-Z Lands Cover Of Vanity Fair

Rapper Jay-Z has landed one of 20 covers of the upcoming July issue of Vanity Fair, which is guest edited by U2 front man Bono. Vanity Fair's unprecedented 20-cover issue...

Jay-Z Pops Bottles With Armand de Brignac

Jay-Z is reportedly in negotiations with champagne giant Armand de Brignac, well known for it's of "Ace of Spades" logo. According to the New York Post, Jay (born Sean Carter...

Jay-Z Sells Rocawear For $204 Million

Rapper/mogul Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter has entered into a deal to sell clothing company Rocawear for $204 million in cash to the Iconix Brand Group, a company that licenses and markets...