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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

Nahziah Carter, teenage nephew of Shawn Carter a/k/a Hov, officially committed to play for the University of Washington this morning. The young prospect announced his decision via Twitter and shared a few pictures of him decked out in Washington’s purple-and-gold gear.  Take a peek at his skills on the court below!

Jay Z And Beyonce Are Allegedly Worth More Than Several Small Countries READ MORE

Jay Z is currently chasing Puff Daddy to become the first billionaire in hip-hop, but once you add in all of the earnings of his wife Beyonce, it turns out that Hov is already there.

Jay Z Nets $200 Million Live Nation Deal

Jay Z has officially secured the bag, signing a new deal with Live Nation. Reportedly, the deal is 10 years and is said to be worth $200 million. Jay Z said in a statement, “Live Nation and I entered unchartered territory in 2008” and added, “For the next 10 years, we will continue redefining the live event landscape”.

Jay Z has added another title to his list of accomplishments, executive producer. After signing a two year exclusive film and TV deal with Weinstein Company he has produced a documentary series on the life of Kalief Browder titled “TIME: The Kalief Browder Story.” Airing on Spike TV, the series shows the timeline of events leading up to Browder’s suicide in June 2015.


Roc Nation And Jay Z Launch “Arrive”

Jay Z‘s growing business ventures continue. The 47-year-old rapper/music mogul’s Roc Nation is launching a new business line called Arrive.