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  1. Jay-Z Debuts Rocawear Ad 'From Marcy to Barclays' (Video)

    6:07 pm 4/2/2012

    After going from being a businessman to a "business, man," the iconic rapper appears in a new 30-second spot for his clothing label.Read more

  2. South By Southwest's Hip-Hop Takeover: Did Rap Trump Rock This Year? (Opinion)

    7:00 am 3/23/2012

    Lil' Wayne, Jay-Z, Nas, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, T.I. and Wiz Khalifa were just some of the hip-hop heavies who turned big corporate bucks into headlining gigs at the 2012 music conference. Read more

  3. Beyonce Announces First Post-Baby Concert Dates

    10:43 am 3/19/2012

    The singer will perform in Atlantic City on May 25, 26 and 27.Read more

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

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