Let the following post serve as a public summons for all wig crypt workers to pack the royal diaper bag.
After joining Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music show in 2011, Jay-Z will be returning to South by Southwest for a performance in conjunction with American Express.
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Roc Nation signee Rita Ora kept a comfortable distance from boss Jay-Z as the two made their exit from Parm restaurant in Soho on Thursday (February 23). Dirty Rice Army hold your fire! The British beauty paired a vibrant blue biker jacket with a long black sheer skit for her lunch meeting. Are you feeling her look?
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They came, they saw, they shared Chick-O-Sticks. Bayside High’s DNA swapping prom king and queen had a front row seat in all things Lin-sane at the Knicks-Nets game Monday night (February 20) at Madison Square Garden.
Lauryn Hill surprised the sea of hip hop fans at Governor’s Island on Saturday by bringing out guests Jay-Z, Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz, Mary J. Blige, Chris Rock, and John Legend to say whaddup toward the end of her set at Rock The Bells. Too bad her performance left a lot to be desired. I mean, a lot.
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Photographed with director Bill T. Jones, the prom queen and king rubbed shoulders with the homecoming queen and king of the school from across town at the post-theater reception of Fela! in New York City on Thursday night.
Produced by Jay-Z, Roots drummer Ahmir ‘Questlove’ Thompson, Stephen Hendel, and Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, the hit broadway musical about Nigerian Afrobeat pioneer Fela Anikulapo-Kuti received 11 Tony Award nominations earlier this month. Now that’s something worth clinking your champagne flutes to.
The Nasir Jones Relief Project is down one potential corporate sponsor. Jay-Z passed on the opportunity to assist in our efforts on Monday after having dinner at Bar Pitti when he was approached to purchase some sweets to benefit our QB brethren’s bank account. His response to the pusher man: “Nah I don’t eat chocolate”.
Guess it’s safe to assume he isn’t over “Ether” yet.
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Before heading out to Nello’s for their anniversary dinner on Saturday night, Jay-Z and his prized yaki posed with the cast of the musical Chicago on Broadway at the Ambassador Theater. Former Destiny Child member Michelle Williams will continue to take some time away from the wig crypt, having extended her limited engagement with hit production through April 13.