Watch This: Jay-Z’s SXSW Amex Sync Show Trailer

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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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C+D Candids: Jay-Z And Rita Ora Step Out In Soho

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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?

LINK: Jay-Z Introduces Rita Ora To new York Radio (Rap-Up)

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Beyonce And Jay-Z: Wonder Tony Chachere’s Twin Powers Activate!

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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.

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Quick Quotes: Jay-Z On Pregnancy Rumors

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“They do that every slow news day. This is like the fifth time. I think we have five kids now,” he said. “No truth, but I wonder when people will stop giving it relevance? You can’t do the same subject. At least change the subject, they have to find a new one.” (source)

Quick Flicks: Ms. Hill & Friends Rock The Bells

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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Quick Flicks: The Carters & The Smiths Continue To Support Fela

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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.