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Kanye West Omits Jay-Z Lyrics During Concert, Sparking Feud Rumors

June 12th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
Kanye West Omits Jay-Z Lyrics During Concert, Sparking Feud Rumo
We thought Kanye West and Jay-Z are BFFs, but after Jay-Z missed Kanye's wedding to Kim Kardashian, it appears there might be a growing rift between the two.

The two rappers made history when they became a "superduo" for Watch the Throne, but any ideas of a follow-up could be long gone. During his concert for the X Games in Austin, fans noticed Kanye was omitting Jay-Z from his lyrics.

West refers to Jay-Z in several songs, including Blood on the Leaves. ConsequenceOfSound reports he intentionally skipped a word during the lyrics, "I don't give a damn if you used to talk to Jay-Z / He ain...
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Beyonce Flipped Out On 50 Cent Over His Feud With Jay Z

June 3rd, 2014 1:00pm EDT
50 Cent
Beyonce once got in 50 Cent's face at a club in Las Vegas because she thought the rapper had been disrespectful to her husband Jay Z.

50 Cent, real name Curtis Jackson, talked about the incident during an interview with New York radio station Power 105.1 over the weekend.

He explained, "One time (Beyonce) jumped off of a ledge and came running over 'cause she thought me and Jay had issues. And I'm like, 'What the f**k? Did she really just jump and run up on me like that?'

"We was at the Cosmopolitan. She jumped out and was like this (in his face like), 'What?! That Bonnie and Clyde for r...
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Beyonce & Jay Z Release Star-Studded Mock Trailer For 'On The Run' Tour

May 18th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Beyonce on the run
Beyonce and her husband Jay-Z have gotten creative to promote their upcoming joint "On the Run" tour. The couple just released a mock trailer for a movie titled "Run," which features a slew of famous faces.

The trailer includes several action sequences, including gun fights, strip clubs, a police lineup, and car chases. At its core is a love story.

Jake Gyllenhaal, Sean Penn, Don Cheadle, Guillermo Díaz, Emmy Rossum, Blake Lively, and Rashida Jones all make cameos. The promo was directed by Melina Matsoukas.

The rated "R" trailer ends with the phrase "Coming Never," meaning it's just to ...
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Water Under The Bridge: Beyonce Speaks Out Over Elevator Incident Between Jay-Z And Sister Solange

May 15th, 2014 10:43pm EDT
Water Under The Bridge: Beyonce Speaks Out Over Elevator Inciden
Beyonce has opened up about the elevator incident last Monday night after the annual Met Ball in New York City, when sister Solange Knowles and husband Jay-Z were involved in a physical altercation.

Following a party at the Standard Hotel in New York City the trio, along with a bodyguard, entered an elevator where Solange attacked Jay, kicking and punching him repeatedly.

The incident was caught on the hotel's surveillance system and recorded off a video monitor screen by a security guard, who then sold the footage to TMZ.com. The guard has since been fired, but he's also reportedly a qua...
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Hotel Fires Employee Who Leaked Jay Z, Solange Elevator Fight Footage

May 15th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Hotel Fires Employee Who Leaked Jay Z, Solange Elevator Fight Fo
The employee who leaked surveillance footage showing Solange Knowles attacking her brother-in-law Jay Z is no longer working for The Standard Hotel in New York City.

Bosses fired the worker after they found out he was responsible for taking the footage from security cameras.

On Monday, TMZ.com released the video clip that showed Solange kicking and punching the rapper in an elevator after they left a party with Beyonce following the Met Gala on May 5.

The hotel said in a statement that the employee was terminated for "breaching the security polices of the hotel and recording the confiden...
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Beyonce Shares Photos With Sister Solange In Wake Of Elevator Fight

May 14th, 2014 8:12pm EDT
Beyonce and Solange Knowles
According to Beyonce's Instagram page, things are all hunky-dory with sister Solange Knowles following her recent elevator bust-up with Queen B's husband Jay-Z.

The "Drunk In Love" singer shared a new batch of photos with her little sister in the wake of Solange's fight with the rapper, which was captured on surveillance video at the Standard Hotel in New York City following last Monday night's Met Ball.

Solange was seen on the video, which leaked to TMZ on Monday, kicking and hitting Jay-Z repeatedly. So far the reasons for the altercation haven't been confirmed, but the New York Daily N...
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Beyonce & Solange Went To Kelly Rowland's Wedding Days After Elevator Fight

May 13th, 2014 8:00pm EDT
Beyonce & Solange Went To Kelly Rowland's Wedding Days After Ele
Beyonce and Jay Z don't seem too concerned about video footage showing the pop star's sister Solange punching and kicking the rapper in an elevator at The Standard Hotel in New York City last week.

The hip hop couple attended a basketball game on Monday night just hours after the video was leaked to the media by TMZ.com. The surveillance footage shows Beyonce's younger sister flipping out on her brother-in-law, attacking him as she's being pulled off by a bodyguard. Beyonce was also in the elevator but did not intervene.

When they left the hotel, Solange and Beyonce piled into one car tog...
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Hotel 'Disappointed' Footage Of Solange Knowles Attack Was Leaked

May 12th, 2014 7:00pm EDT
Jay Z and Beyonce
The Standard Hotel in New York has released a statement following the leak of security footage showing Solange Knowles viciously attacking Jay Z in an elevator.

The venue announced today, "We are shocked and disappointed that there was a clear breach of our security system and the confidentiality that we count on providing our guests.

"We are investigating with the utmost urgency the circumstances surrounding the situation and, as is our customary practice, will discipline and prosecute the individuals involved to our fullest capacity."

The footage appears to have been recorded with a de...
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Beyonce Takes The Plunge At Met Gala, Drops Ring & Husband Jay Z Saves The Day

May 6th, 2014 2:00pm EDT
Beyonce Takes The Plunge At Met Gala, Drops Ring & Husband Jay Z
Beyonce and Jay Z shared a laugh at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in New York City on Monday.

When the songstress dropped one of her Lorraine Schwartz rings on the red carpet, her husband picked it up and performed a mock proposal in front of photographers.

Beyonce wore a sheer black Givenchy dress with a plunging neckline and a veil headpiece, while the rapper opted for a white tuxedo jacket and black pants.

Several A-list stars attended the annual event, which is overseen by Vogue editor Anna Wintour. Sarah Jessica Parker and Bradley Cooper co-hosted the bash.
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Beyonce And Jay Z Announce 'On The Run' Joint Tour

April 28th, 2014 1:03pm EDT
Beyonce and Jay Z On The Run
Beyonce and her husband Jay Z have confirmed rumors they are going on a joint tour by announcing the On The Run summer tour.

Beyonce made the announcement by posting a tour poster to her website, which featured her and Jay Z wearing ski masks.

The tour's pre-sale tickets are available starting tomorrow morning for members of Beyonce's fan club. General pre-sale tickets are available May 1.

The first show is on June 25, meaning Beyonce will enjoy a brief three-month break from touring – she just finished her 132-concert Mrs. Carter Show World tour in March.

Current tour dates are below; ...
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16 Hollywood Stars & Their Supercars

April 25th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
16 Hollywood Stars & Their Supercars
Honda. Ford. Chevy. These are all household names. We see them every day driving to work, or while going to grab a cup of coffee on the corner, or from our office window. They don't do anything special to really grab your attention - they just exist to get us from point A to point B. And for most of us, that's just fine.

But for those who can afford it, vehicles offer something else - status. And those vehicles are fast and loud, and they grab -no- command attention wherever they go. Whether it's through sleek, formula 1-like styling, or monstrous engines that roar like lions and move like...
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Producer Caught In Extortion Plot Involving Jay Z Master Recordings Worth $15 Million

April 22nd, 2014 8:50am EDT
Producer Caught In Extortion Plot Involving Jay Z Master Recordi
Music producer Chauncey Mahan was questioned by police on Friday in connection with an alleged theft and extortion plot involving Jay Z master recordings worth between $15 and $20 million.

Jay Z's Roc-A-Fella Records produced several recordings between 1998 and 2002 when Mahan worked with the rapper. The masters disappeared in 2002, and Jay Z and his team thought they were lost.

According to TMZ.com, Mahan kept several of the recordings in his Northridge, Calif., storage facility and contacted Live Nation, which is partnered with Jay Z's Roc Nation, this month. Mahan offered to give the t...
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Jay Z & Beyonce To Tour Together This Summer?

April 16th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
Jay Z & Beyonce
Jay Z and his wife Beyonce have sparked rumors that they are planning a U.S. stadium tour this summer after recent surprise appearances at each other's concerts.

A source told Page Six that the pair will kick off their tour in June with stops at 20 venues. The power couple are also reportedly planning a concert in New York City on July 4.

Jay Z completed his "Magna Carta...Holy Grail" tour in January. Beyonce wrapped up her "Mrs. Carter" world tour last month in Lisbon, Portugal. She told the crowd: "This has been an incredible tour ... If you all don't know, tonight makes 132 shows."

Be...
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New Daft Punk Track Featuring Jay-Z Leaks Online, But Is It Real?

March 11th, 2014 8:01pm EDT
Daft Punk
If you ever wanted to hear Jay-Z rap his typical "uhs" and "yeahs" over the beats of a Daft Punk song, you're in luck.

No one knows exactly when, but the French EDM duo and Hova recorded a single called "Computerized" sometime during the last few years, according to numerous reports, and the song leaked online on Monday. The song's legitimacy has also been questioned by fans and critics alike, which may explain why it was never released.

The song comprises most of the robot duo's "The Son Of Flynn" off their soundtrack for Disney's "Tron Legacy with their repeating robotic vocal "computer...
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Kelsey Lee Offield Broadens Art Appeal With GUSFORD Gallery

March 8th, 2014 7:15pm EST
Kelsey Lee Offield Broadens Art Appeal With GUSFORD Gallery
Los Angeles' opened its latest exhibition, to ask her what makes the space unique and how she's hoping it contributes to the appreciation of art as a whole.

Firstly, Kelsey is breaking down the walls of the stereotypical artist-gallery relationship, by being hands-on involved. "I work a lot with my artists," she explained. "I'm trying to create a space that can be a platform for young, creative, contemporary working artists. They work in all mediums."

On Friday, the gallery unveiled Complex Candy, a showcase by American painter Dorielle Caimi, which will be on display through April 19. I...
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Beyonce Photos: Beyonce Takes The Mrs. Carter World Tour To London's O2 Arena

March 6th, 2014 9:30pm EST
Beyonce Photos: Beyonce Takes The Mrs. Carter World Tour To Lond
Beyonce showed off her moves on stage at London's O2 Arena Wednesday night while performing on her "Mrs. Carter World Tour."

The sexy singer flaunted her curves in a number of outfits, and was even joined at one point by husband Jay-Z for a duet on single "Drunk In Love."

Beyonce has played six shows at London's top concert venue, kicking things off last Friday night with a sold out show. She and Jay were spotted at the White Lyan pub afterward, where they drank Martinis made from chicken bones.

The trendy Hoxton, East London tavern serves up the Chicken Bone Martini, which -- contrary t...
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Beyonce Makes Surprise Appearance At Jay Z Concert

February 2nd, 2014 2:00pm EST
Beyonce
Jay Z stunned the crowd at his pre-Super Bowl concert in New York City on Saturday night by bringing wife Beyonce onstage for a duet.

The rap superstar was playing at the Pier 40 venue for a gig organized by DirecTV and halfway through the show he asked the crowd, "Any sexy ladies in New York City tonight?!"

The whooping audience was wowed when she strutted onto the stage in a sexy black dress and the couple performed a rendition of their duet Drunk in Love.

After the track, Jay Z told fans, "All hail to the queen!" as Beyonce departed.

The Super Bowl, where Beyonce performed at half-ti...
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Five Best Performances From The 2014 Grammys

January 28th, 2014 1:05am EST
Daft Punk Grammys
With so many great live performances at Sunday night's 56th Grammy Awards, it's been hard* whittling them all down to the five best. Well, the five best that didn't include any weddings, Broadway adaptations of Little Red Riding Hood meets Harry Potter meets Showgirls, or cut-off performances, that is.

The night was all about mixing the past with the present, and in some cases the past, present and future.

5. Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Merle Haggard and Blake Shelton: 2/4 of the original Highwaymen with the legendary Haggard and modern Country giant Shelton wasn't the tightest voc...
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Beyonce & Jay Z Top Billboard's Power 100 List

January 25th, 2014 12:00pm EST
Beyonce & Jay Z Top Billboard's Power 100 List
Beyonce and Jay Z are the most influential players in the music industry, according to Billboard magazine. The publication put them on the top spot of its annual Power 100 list.

Billboard analyzed market share, revenue and other data to compile its list. The power couple have each founded their own companies, Roc Nation and Parkwood Entertainment.

The rapper's longtime associate, Lyor Cohen, came in at number 74 on the list. He told Billboard: "Artists have always had the power but courage is in short supply. It's just that the hip-hop generation believes in the possibilities. Jay and Bey...
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Beyonce And Jay-Z To Perform At Grammys

January 20th, 2014 5:03pm EST
Beyonce and Jay-Z
After weeks of speculation, it appears Beyonce and Jay-Z have been confirmed as performers at the Grammys next week.

While Grammy organizers haven't announced what Jay-Z and Beyonce will do at the awards show, their names appeared in a commercial Sunday night along with a list of other performers such as Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Lorde, Daft Punk, and Kendrick Lamar.

Jay-Z could be headed to the stage multiple times, as his nine nominations is the most for an artists this year. His nods include Best Rap Song for Holy Grail and Best Rap Album for Magna Carta...Holy Grail.

The show will be...
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Beyonce & Jay Z Rent A Zoo For Daughter Blue Ivy's Birthday

January 11th, 2014 8:34am EST
Beyonce & Jay Z
Beyonce and Jay Z made their daughter Blue Ivy's second birthday really special by renting out a zoo.

On Tuesday, the couple spent the day at the Jungle Island bird sanctuary in Miami Zoo and spent the whole afternoon observing and interacting with monkeys, penguins and kangaroos, according to TMZ.com.

It's unknown how much the A-listers spent on the party for their little one.

It wasn't the only special treat for the toddler. The rapper's close friend Kanye West, who has seven-month-old daughter North with his fiancée Kim Kardashian, wrote Blue Ivy a lullaby.

And at some point, Beyonce...
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Thoughts On The 2014 People's Choice Award Music Winners

January 9th, 2014 7:20pm EST
Favorite Pop Artist:  Britney Spears
On Wednesday, January 8th, the 2014 ‘awards’ season went underway with the ‘prestigious’ People’s Choice Awards. As interesting as the film and TV categories are themselves, this particular post will key in on the music categories/awards, which are…interesting.  The categories for the People’s Choice music awards are as follows:  Favorite Male Artist, Favorite Female Artist, Favorite Breakout Artist, Favorite Pop Artist, Favorite Country Artist, Favorite Country Music Icon, Favorite Hip-Hop Artist, Favorite R&B Artist, Favorite Band, Favorite Alternative Band, Favorite Song, Favorite Album,...
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12-Year-Old Wows Crowd With Rapping Skills At Jay-Z's Concert - Watch!

January 7th, 2014 12:03pm EST
Jay-Z
Jay-Z got more than he bargained for when he invited a 12-year-old boy up on stage during his concert in North Carolina.

According to E! Online, the boy was holding up a sign that read "Can I rap for you?" Jay-Z invited him on stage to rap his verse from the hit Clique. After saying his name was Justin, he took the mic and looks prepared to rap before realizing he was in front of thousands of people.

After a few false starts and stressed breaths, Justin began to rap and feed off the cheers of the crowd - that is, until Jay-Z stepped in and told him to skip "the drug dealing part", and, "g...
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Celebrity Sex Tape Wish List: Beyonce & Jay Z, Ellen DeGeneres & Portia DeRossi, More

December 31st, 2013 1:00pm EST
Jay Z & Beyonce
Vivid Entertainment just released its "Top 10 Hottest Couples" wish list of stars it would most like to add to its popular celebrity roster.

Prince William and Kate Middleton came in at number one for the third year in a row, followed by Katy Perry and John Mayer in second place and Beyoncé and Jay-Z in third place.

"Kate's pregnancy and birth to Prince George only made the couple more popular. They project natural good looks and good health and their stature on the world stage is unparalleled.  We know our chances of getting them to star in a sex tape are slim, but that's what wish lists...
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20 Best Rap Albums Of 2013

December 29th, 2013 9:00am EST
Marshall Mathers LP 2
2013 has been an exceptional year for rap album releases.  Some were hot, while others were far from it – cold as Antarctica. Still overall, there were plenty of releases to be proud of, no questions asked. Below, you’ll find my ‘MIA’ (or called it in) list as well as my top 20 rap albums of 2013. This excludes mixtapes and previously released material FYI.

1) Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP 2
Aftermath

Eminem set out to prove he’s still the illest MC, epitomized by his vicious performance on the epic “Rap God”.  Ultimately, Eminem accomplishes his task of affirming his ‘god status’, sou...
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Rumor Patrol: Stars Turn Down 'Most Fascinating People', Justin Bieber Retiring, More

December 28th, 2013 3:07pm EST
Barbara Walters
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Stars Turn Down Barbara Walters: Angry that Miley Cyrus and Kim Kardashian were picked as Barbara Walter's Most Fascinating People? Well, it might not be Barbara's fault: RadarOnline claims several stars - such as Jay-Z, Kristen Stewart, and Robert Downey, Jr. - turned down the award so that they wouldn't have to deal with an intrusive interview from the venerable newswoman.

Verdict: False. First of al...
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50 Best Rap Songs Of 2013

December 28th, 2013 1:00pm EST
Kendrick Lamar
Ranking favorites from throughout the year is one of the most time-consuming and arduous things to do.  All of the rap songs on this particular list of rap songs from 2013 all stood out to me in some regard.  Are they ordered correctly – most likely not.  Is there complete analysis of each provided below or even a sound reason why they were selected… um…well now… Basically, provided is a statement of a thought, a reaction, or possibly a reason why I though each song was special.  

1) “Blood On The Leaves”

Kanye West

Album:  Yeezus

By far, the best track from Yeezus and arguably the be...
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Top 10 Most Ridiculous Celebrity Rumors of 2013

December 27th, 2013 3:00pm EST
Kim Kardashian
Being a celebrity has its ups and downs. You have the fame and fortune, the adoring fans and everything you could possible want – all the perks that come with being a star. But at the same time, you have to deal with gossip rags tabloids publishing crazy rumors about you and your relationships every day of your life. Maybe it’s just a small price to pay for the glitz and the glam? Sometimes, though, the rumors are far too absurd for anyone to actually believe.

Let’s take a look at the 10 most ridiculous celebrity rumors of the year:

Khloe Kardashian and Steve Martin are dating

Khloe Kard...
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Thoughts On The 56th Annual Grammy Nominations

December 9th, 2013 8:50pm EST
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
The Grammys are like a musician’s Super Bowl, even if the nominations and victorious artists are flawed.  I won’t lie to you, I complain every year that someone won a Grammy that didn’t deserve it while someone else was snubbed. Just last year, during the 55th Annual Grammys, I lobbied hard for Frank Ocean (looking back, I have reservations now) while Mumford & Sons walked out with the Album of the Year trophy.  The year that Taylor Swift won for Fearless, my girl Beyoncé was on a roll until the coveted Album of the Year award was read.  You get my position though! This year,  I find myself...
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Blue Ivy Carter Rocks A Studded Leather Jacket

December 5th, 2013 4:03pm EST
Blue Ivy Carter
Blue Ivy Carter is already showing off her fashionista side at the tender age of 23 months.

Beyonce shared a picture of the adorable toddler on her Instagram account. In the snap, Blue Ivy is wearing a leather jacket with studs spelling out "Miss Blue Carter" on the back. She's also already wearing skinny jeans and floral shoes, and check out that awesome hair!

The daughter of Beyonce and Jay Z will turn 2 this coming January and probably have one of the best birthday parties ever. While her parents have been protective of her and have been trying to keep her away from the constant snappi...
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