Jay-Z fans were shocked at how candid the rapper was on his recent 4:44 album — so you can only imagine their surprise that his mom was also featured on the album. On Hov’s “Smile,” the rapper opened up about Ms. Gloria Carter‘s sexuality, rapping “Mama had four kids, but she’s a lesbian. Had to […]

Jay-Z‘s 4:44 album is arguably his most personal project to date. Along with music, Hov has released music videos, short doc “Footnotes,”  as well as a detailed interview on Rap Radar’s podcast. It’s no surprise if the people Jigga talks about on the project will have something to say. Apparently, one of these people was his […]

It’s been four years since Jay-Z‘s last album Magna Carta Holy Grail. Now, the Brooklyn rapper isn’t holding back on his life reflections thanks to his latest album 4:44. One of the most revealing moments is on the track, “Smile.” In a series of lines, Hov talks about his mother Gloria Carter being a lesbian […]

Some of your favorite celebrity memorabilia might be up for sale thanks to eBay for Charity’s auction campaign that started Monday. The program partnered with Jay Z‘s non-profit, the Shawn Carter Foundation, to raise money for underprivileged youth seeking college education. All of the proceeds from the auction will go to the Shawn Carter Foundation’s scholarship funds and educational programs. […]

Our savior celebrates 34 years of greatness today, and what better way to bring in her new year than to dedicate a special song or two?

Only Jay-Z can turn NYC into his own personal carnival. Last night, Jigga Man himself threw an unbeatable party at Pier 54 in NYC to support his Shawn Carter Foundation, which provides kids with college scholarships. STORY: Jay-Z Fires Off A Warning Shot To Lil Wayne The Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation was created in 2002 by […]


War is instructive: no matter how well things work in the peacetime military, when real bullets are flying, that’s when it becomes clear which policies yield victory, and which are pointless.  The reality on the ground in Afghanistan and Iraq, after more than eight years of engagement, is that women are fighting effectively in combat […]