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  1. Roc-A-Fella Records Co-Founder Kareem Burke Pleads Guilty to Pot Trafficking

    5:50 pm 3/15/2012

    The former business partner of Jay-Z's was part of a nationwide distribution ring, stretching from Florida to California to New York.Read more

  2. Bruce Springsteen Beats Adele for Top Spot on Billboard Album Chart

    6:45 am 3/15/2012

    The Boss scores his tenth No. 1 Album with 'Wrecking Ball,' while "21" slips to No. 2.Read more

  3. SXSW 2012: Jay-Z & American Express Bring Brooklyn to Texas

    1:00 am 3/13/2012

    The iconic rapper performed a free hour-long show in downtown Austin after the company offered tickets to cardholders as an introduction to their new Twitter-based discount service.Read more

  4. Kanye West, Jay-Z Settle 'Watch the Throne' Illegal Sampling Lawsuit

    7:14 am 3/12/2012

    Syl Johnson sued the rappers for using part of his song, "Different Strokes," without permission, payment or credit. Read more

  5. Jay-Z's South by Southwest Performance To Be Live-Streamed on YouTube

    3:56 pm 3/7/2012

    American Express teams up with the MC for the Amex Sync Show event.Read more

  6. Jay-Z Battles Egyptians Over 'Big Pimpin' Outrage

    2:27 pm 3/6/2012

    After allegedly infringing the "moral rights" of a song first featured in a 1960 Egyptian film, Jay-Z might be on the hook for paying some of his concert profits to the Egyptian film composer's heir.Read more

  7. Mac Miller, Fun., Chiddy Bang, Steve Aoki to Perform at MTVu Woodie Awards

    9:07 pm 3/2/2012

    The network's celebration of college music will take place at the South By Southwest music conference in Austin on March 15.Read more

  8. Lil Wayne’s Upcoming Sneaker Stands on the Soles of Hip-Hop Giants

    10:22 pm 2/28/2012

    The rapper literally follows in the footsteps of icons like Run-D.M.C. and Jay-Z as he preps his first shoe endorsement for a "well-known" but yet-unrevealed company.Read more

  9. Oscars 2012: Hans Zimmer and Pharrell Williams Pair Up as the Show's Secret Weapon

    3:14 pm 2/24/2012

    The unique music of this year's Academy Awards is due to the unlikely duo providing the soundtrack.  Read more

  10. Jay-Z Introduces Protége Rita Ora's First Album Single (Video, Audio)

    2:25 pm 2/24/2012

    In a surprise visit to New York's Z100, the rapper-producer introduced Roc Nation's new artist and her song, "Party and Bullshit."Read more

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