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Pharrell, Jay-Z & Frank Ocean In The Lab

Posted by djkayotik on October 9, 2012

  Pharrell Williams ✔ @Pharrell Can’t wait for y’all to hear what I’m working on with big bro @S_C_ and lil bro @frank_ocean. We can’t either. Frank Ocean’s facial expression says it all folks. On another note, Beat Billionaire just submitted beats to Jay. New album coming soon, Hov?

The-Dream Appointed Def Jam VP of A&R

Posted by djkayotik on October 9, 2012

  Even on holiday it’s business as usual for the folks at Def Jam. And today, the label’s resident R&B thug The-Dream, was named Vice President of A&R. Says Mr. Nash: “I am committed as I have been previously to bringing the power of belief in the artist back to the forefront. I share a unique […]

Jay-Z Takes Subway To Barclays Footage

Posted by djkayotik on October 8, 2012

It’s been 18 years since Jay-Z rode the subway. True story. In fact, he told Cipha Sounds and Peter Rosenberg that he wished he could’ve rode the train to his Yankee Stadium concerts. Well, he got his wish. Yesterday afternoon, Hov ditched the Maybach and hopped aboard the R line for his final concert at the Barclays […]

Rappers Pick Favorite Jay-Z Performance Track

Posted by djkayotik on October 6, 2012

  Hov wraps his eight concert run tonight at the Barclays Center. But before he does, MTV asked a few rappers for their favorite Jay-Z performance song. If you’re not lucky enough to attend tonight, the show will be streamed via Hov’s new Life+Times YouTube channel at 9:30 pm EST.

Jay-Z Releasing Live In Brooklyn EP

Posted by djkayotik on October 6, 2012

  I mean, what more can I say? Pre-order here. To commemorate the closing night of his historic sold-out 8 (eight) show run opening Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, JAY Z is releasing “LIVE IN BROOKLYN,” a live 8 (eight) song audio /visual optic EP. “LIVE IN BROOKLYN,” filmed and recorded during the Saturday, October 6th concert will be […]