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This still frame taken from WBZ-TV shows former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listening to Alexander Bradley’s testimony during Hernandez’ double murder trial in Suffolk Superior Court, Tuesday, March 21, 2017, in Boston. Hernandez is on trial for the July 2012 killings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado who he encountered in a Boston nightclub. The former New England Patriots NFL football player is already serving a life sentence in the 2013 killing of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd. (WBZ-TV via AP, Pool)

Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez’s attorney, Jose Baez, previously shared parts of the convicted murderer’s suicide notes that’ll be turned into a book. Now, according to CNN, Baez said the former New England Patriots player, who committed suicide in 2017 after being sentenced to life in prison, wanted to get in touch with a few rappers he states helped him through rough patches. Those artists include Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Kevin Gates, The Game, and JAY-Z. According to BET, Baez never touched base with those figures while Hernandez was still alive.
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Beyonce and Jay Z brought their On The Run II tour into Columbia, SC and copped the key to the city afterward.
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Confirming the rumors that surfaced last week, Beyonce recruited 23-year-old photographer Tyler Mitchell for her Vogue cover photos, making him the first black photographer in the magazine’s 126-year history to shoot a cover.
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Jay-Z and Philadelphia Mayor Jim Denney apparently worked out their differences over the annual Made in America Festival Monday night during a meeting that took place at his On the Run II tour with wife Beyonce.
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On April 20, 2018, Mýa released her thirteenth-studio project, ninth studio album, T.K.O. (The Knock Out) which she executive produced and wrote with Grammy Award winning producer/musician Lamar “MyGuyMars” Edwards (R. Kelly, Mary J. Blige, Faith, Chris Brown, T.I., Snoop Dogg, Jay-Z and more). Her independent label, Planet 9 has released five digital singles – “Ready for Whatever“, “You Got Me,” “Ready, Part II”, “Damage“, and “Knock You Out” from the album. T.K.O. features additional production from Grammy Award winner, Carlos “Los Da Mystro” McKinney, Grammy nominated producer Philip “DJ Hardwerk” Constable, and a lineup of hit songwriters including Marsha Ambrosius (Floetry), Lindsay “Mavelle” Gilbert of The Alliance (Rihanna, Akon), Lyle LeDuff, Kevin McCall, and Khirye Tyler. Goldlink and MyGuyMars are the only artist featured on the album.

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Jay Z’s buddy President Obama was on hand to induct his friend into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.  Jay Z of course could not make it due to the birth of his twin babies with wife Beyonce.  Jay Z gave his acceptance speech via twitter and thanked a number of rappers including Atlanta’s own 2 Chainz and T.I.  He ended his thank yous with this…

 In addition to celebrating his big induction, Hov is still on his crusade to make a positive impact on the lives of people in his community.  The rapper wrote an OpEd in Time magazine with a focus on “Taking On the Exploitative Bail Industry” as he stated. Take a peek at his plans to bail out men for Father’s Day. READ MORE

Ever since Beyoncé announced she was pregnant with twins, the Beyhive is buzzing about every detail of her second pregnancy. While Beyoncé has shared a lot of baby bump photos on Instagram, there’s no word on her due date. Now that we are in the middle of June, and labor and delivery medical equipment was seen delivered to Queen Bey’s LA pad, fans are saying the twins are on the way!  And the supportive instagram post from one of her hair stylist did not help the rumor mill!   READ MORE

Rumors are flying that billionaire couple Beyonce and Jay Z are preparing to deliver the Carter twins at home.  According to the Daily Mail

Medical equipment including incubators and ‘an entire professional neonatal wing’ has been shipped into the couple’s £100,000-a-month rented property as they plan the ultimate in home births.
Vans full of high-tech kit have been seen arriving at the mansion over recent days, suggesting the due day is fast approaching – even though Beyoncé has been uncharacteristically shy about exactly when the twins are expected.
A neighbour said: ‘It is all about privacy and safety. It’s not usual for someone expecting twins to have them at home, but Beyoncé has discussed it with her doctors.

Jay Z with Sister Nancy, & Damien Marley at Bob Marley’s Tuff Gong recording studio in Kingston, Jamaica.

Jay Z Nets $200 Million Live Nation Deal

While Beyonce is home getting ready for her delivery, Jay Z was spotted in Jamaica today with Damien Marley.  See the pics of the duo in the studio on the island below. That 4:44 album is going to be something serious!!! READ MORE