Jay Z

Noisey News

An Album of Unreleased Prince Demos is On the Way

'Originals,' a 15-track compilation of demos curated by Jay-Z and Troy Carter, will be released June 7.
Kristin Corry
4.26.19
Objectively Correct Lists

A Highly Scientific Breakdown of the Weirdest Hip-Hop Samples

From the sound of a '95 Windows computer starting up to flipping the Annie soundtrack into a Jay Z song, here they are – rated.
Jumi Akinfenwa
2.15.19
Internet Exploring

This Bootleg Netflix Drake Documentary Is The Purest Form of Agony

'Drake: Rewriting the Rules' is a new entry in a line of garbage, basic documentaries about Drake without Drake.
Noisey Staff
1.22.19
Noisey

Missy Elliott Will Be the First Female Rapper in the Songwriters Hall of Fame

She will be the second rapper ever inducted into the Hall of Fame. John Prine and Yusuf/Cat Stevens are among this year's other inductees.
Alex Robert Ross
1.15.19
Noisey News

Beyoncé and Jay-Z Helped the Louvre Break Attendance Records

The Louvre believes The Carters got 10 million people to go 'APESHIT' at the museum this year.
Kristin Corry
1.7.19
beef

Man, It Was a Wild Weekend for Beef

In 48 hours, the unthinkable happened: Cardi threw a shoe, Drake and Meek made amends, and Kanye might have announced 'Watch the Throne 2.'
Kristin Corry
9.11.18
extremism

The Strange True Story of the Godfather of Conspiracy Theories

From Ol' Dirty Bastard to Alex Jones and Donald Trump, William Cooper's deranged ideas have been felt insanely far and wide.
Seth Ferranti
8.27.18
Stream This

Listen to Drake's New Album 'Scorpion', Feat JAY-Z, Michael Jackson, More

Drake's new record is here. After half-a-year of promo, you can finally listen to 'Scorpion'.
Shaad D’Souza
6.29.18
Thinking Too Hard

Nas Still Can’t Escape JAY-Z’s Takeover

Nearly 20 years after their historic beef, the two New York rap icons seem miles apart in their ability to be transparent with listeners.
Myles E. Johnson
6.21.18
Essays

Beyoncé and JAY-Z in the Louvre Is Art, Not Activism

The discussion around the meaning of the Carters' "Apeshit" video captures just how much commentary surrounding Beyoncé’s work has changed.
Kaila Philo
6.20.18
Noisey

OTR II Was a Balancing Act Between Coyness and Oversharing

Jay-Z and Beyoncé are either working through some personal shit, or making it look like they are. Either way, it's working.
Tshepo Mokoena
6.18.18
Noisey News

Beyoncé and JAY-Z Drop Surprise Joint Album, 'Everything Is Love'

The Carters' collaborative album is now streaming on Tidal.
Noisey Staff
6.16.18
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