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Rap News Bits: Jay-Z Wins Award: Q-Tip Headlines

Posted By on May 3, 2011

     Jay-Z recently won a Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition/Direction/Lyrics for his performance of “Run This Town” during Super Bowl XLIV. Jigga's collaborators U2 were also awarded for their performance during the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

     Producer slash artist Q-Tip will be joined by other artists at the July 16th Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. The 7th annual event will see performances from De La Soul, Brand Nubian, KRS-One and Boot Camp Clik besides Tip.

Jay-Z-  Super Bowl Kick Off