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IOS users can rejoice. Some of Jiggaman’s finest work is back on Apple.

It took a couple of years, but Jay-Z and Alicia Keys’ “Empire State of Mind” single sold 5 million digital downloads. The track, released off Hov’s The Blueprint 3 album has become his most successful single to date, surpassing Rihanna’s Umbrella, where he spit a fluid 16. Rih Rih’s debut single off her Good Girl […]

Jay-Z’s “Empire State Of Mind” will replace Frank Sinatra’s “New York, New York” at the 142nd running of the Belmont Stakes. The New York Racing Association said it will play “Empire State of Mind” as the horses are brought out on the track for tomorrow’s race. Jigga’s track is featured on his latest platinum selling […]

Since Trey Songz and Young Jeezy decided to join Jay-Z on his BP3 tour, the trio has been hanging around with one another more often. With rumors circulating, there has been speculation that the three were planning to form their own group, known as the Mob Squad. Following Songz speaking on the chemistry that they […]

Jigga Man has unveiled his latest video “On To The Next One.” Rocking alongside Swizz Beatz, peep the footage.

“In the lane of “Forever”, but not really.  It’s that type of triumphant feel.  I’m excited about it.”  After only playing the hook for “Off That” for The Blueprint III, some fans were definitely off the track from Jay-Z’s album as they had expectations of an actual verse from rapper Drake. As the rapper continues […]

By the way things are shaping up, the year, or at least the close, may very well belong to Brooklyn’s own son Jay-Z.  Being named number 1 by MTVs Hottest and dubbed the King of the Mountain in the rap game, Hov may have another reason to gloat. With the playoffs coming to a close […]

Fans whom watched the 2009 VMA Music Awards found themselves shocked at some times and mildly amused at others. No doubt Kanye’s incessant whining and harshly forthcoming remarks made at the expense of Taylor Swift were one of the show’s main highlights, but someone else earned the honor of the most talked about loon to […]

While dedicated Jigga fans scrambled to get tickets to his prolific 9/11 concert before it sold out in minutes, seedy scalpers dove into the ticket pool and collected them for a benefit of their own. As previously reported by Hip-Hop Wired, just hours after the tickets sold out, they appeared on various websites priced from […]

The California Senate passed a bill Thursday inspired by the death of Kanye West’s mother. If approved by California GovernorArnold Schwarzenegger, the “Donda West Law” would “prohibit performance of electronic cosmetic facial surgery unless, within 30 days before the procedure, a physical examination is conducted and written clearance for surgery is provided.” The lawmaker primarily […]

The day that Jay decided to put down the mic and step inside the office of Def Jam as the president, this was the same day that the Dynasty began to crumble.  Once the relationship and ties between him and Dame were severed, the castle came crashing down.  Lines were drawn as half of the […]