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Thomas Rhett Recruits Dad For Publishing Firm

Rhett Akins, also a noted singer and songwriter, has joined forces with his son for Home Team Publishing, created in partnership with Thomas' longtime manager Virginia Davis, and rapper Jay Z's Roc Nation...

Ed Sheeran's Dream Collaboration

Ed Sheeran says singing with Beyoncé was one of the biggest moments of his career.The 'Hearts Don't Break Around Here' hitmaker has performed with the 'XO' singer a couple of times but dreams of collaborating...

Beyonce Fans Believe Singer Subtly Revealed Gender Of Twins In Recent Snap

The 35-year-old singer and rapper husband Jay Z announced last month (Feb17) that they are adding to their family with twins, siblings for their five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy. While Beyonce has not publicly made any...

Pitbull To Receive Special Award At Songwriters Hall Of Fame Ceremony

The new prize, which will be given out when appropriate rather than every year, honours artists and songwriters who make music which has "true worldwide appeal, crossing genre, cultural and national boundaries"....

Romeo Santos Snaps Up Newcomer Farina For Jay Z's Roc Nation

The Colombian singer/rapper has become the newest addition to the label, and Santos, who serves as the offshoot imprint's CEO, is convinced Farina is destined for big things. "I was very impressed...

Beyonce's Pregnant Spinning Classes

Beyonce has been attending spinning classes with husband Jay Z to keep fit while she's pregnant.The 35-year-old R&B superstar is expecting twins with the 'Encore' rapper, but that isn't stopping the brunette beauty from getting...

Rapper Vic Mensa Busted On Felony Gun Charge

The 23-year-old, who is signed to Jay Z's Roc Nation label, was pulled over by police after failing to obey a stop sign and for having tinted windows on his car. According...

Artist Creates Grammys Beyoncé Barbie

Beyoncé's pregnant performance at the Grammy Awards has been immortalised as a custom Barbie doll.The 35-year-old R&B superstar is expecting twins with her husband Jay Z but she didn't let her pregnancy stop her from...

Jourdan Dunn: Modelling Makes Me Emotional

Jourdan Dunn says modelling makes her ''emotional''.The 26-year-old star admits it can be tough working in the fashion industry as it is long hours and extremely tiring. She said: ''I say that every show season...

Jay Z Unveils Arrive To Help Start-up Companies

The Empire State of Mind hitmaker was recently reported to be founding his own venture capital firm, and on Monday (06Mar17), the details of his new investment were unveiled. Arrive, a collaboration...

Chris Martin's Willy Wonka Themed Birthday Party

Chris Martin threw himself a Willy Wonka themed party to mark his 40th birthday.The Coldplay frontman celebrated the milestone with his family and friends including ex-wife Gwyneth Paltrow at his home in Malibu on Friday...

Plaintiff Seeking New Trial Over Jay Z's Big Pimpin' Hit

The hip-hop heavyweights were slapped with a copyright infringement suit in 2007, when Osama Ahmed Fahmy claimed they illegally used part of his uncle Baligh Hamdy's 1957 composition Khosara, Khosara in Jay Z's...

Jay Z Co-producing In The Heights Adaptation

The Tony Award-winning musical, which follows a group of Latinos living in the Washington Heights neighbourhood of New York City, enjoyed a three-year run on Broadway until 2011, and it is currently being...

Jay Z And Pink Are Set To Headline Virgin V Festival 2017

The first bunch of acts for Virgin V Festival 2017 have finally been announced, with Jay-Z and Pink named as headliners for the 22nd edition of the British music event. It marks ten years since...

Beyonce Expected To Learn Gender Of Twins "In Two Weeks"

Beyonce is reportedly going to find out the gender of her twins “in two weeks,” according to gossip column Page Six.The singer and her husband Jay Z attended Harvey Weinstein’s pre-Oscars party on Saturday night,...

Pink And Jay Z To Headline V Festival 2017

Pink and Jay Z are to headline V Festival 2017. The 'Just Like Fire' pop beauty will be joined by Rudimental, Craig David and Jess Glynne at Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Essex on August...

Beyonce And Jay Z Will Know Gender Of Twins In Two Weeks - Report

The superstar couple revealed earlier this month (Feb17) that they are expecting two bundles of joy to join sister Blue Ivy, five. And it seems the excitement about the impending arrivals is all the Formation...

Beyonce And Jay Z 'To Learn Genders Of Twins In March'

Beyonce and Jay Z will reportedly learn the genders of their expected twins ''in two weeks''.The 35-year-old singer-songwriter - who revealed earlier this month via Instagram that she is pregnant - was apparently overheard telling...

Jay Z And Beyonce Teased For Tardiness At Pre-oscars Party

The Hollywood producer's event to celebrate Oscar-nominated biopic Lion was in full swing at the Montage in Beverly Hills, California on Saturday when the hip-hop supercouple entered the room and made their way...

Beyonce And Jay Z View 85m Home

Beyonce and Jay Z are planning to buy a 123-room mansion to accommodate their growing family.The couple - who have five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy together - recently announced they are expecting twins, and as part...

Jay Z And Beyonce Late For Harvey Weinstein's Party

Harvey Weinstein had the entertainment at his pre-Oscars party re-started because Jay Z and Beyoncé arrived late.The couple - who have five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy and are expecting twins together - made a surprise appearance...

Beyoncé Axes Coachella Gigs Under Doctor's Orders

Beyoncé has cancelled her upcoming performances at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival under doctor's orders.The 35-year-old singer, who is pregnant with twins, has confirmed she will no longer be headlining the annual event...

Pregnant Beyonce Cancels Coachella Performance

The Formation hitmaker recently revealed she was expecting twins, just weeks after she was announced as a headliner for the music extravaganza, which takes place over two consecutive weekends in April (17)....

Jay Z: 'Songwriters Hall Of Fame Induction Is A Win For All Of Us'

The Empire State of Mind star, real name Shawn Carter, made history as the first MC nominated for the honour in October (16), during his first year of eligibility, and now he will...

Celine Dion: 'It Will Be Hectic When Beyonce Has Her Twins!'

Celine is mother to six-year-old twins Eddy and Nelson, and teenager Rene-Charles with late husband Rene Angelil. And following the news that Beyonce and Jay Z are set to add to their family with two...

Jay Z Launching Venture Capital Firm - Report

The 99 Problems hitmaker has reportedly teamed up with Roc Nation President Jay Brown to launch the organisation and the pair is looking for a third partner. The 47-year-old and Brown...

Jay Z Makes History With Songwriters Hall Of Fame Induction

The Empire State of Mind star, real name Shawn Carter, made history as the first MC nominated for the honour in October (16), during his first year of eligibility, and now he will...

Jay Z The First Rapper To Be Inducted Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

2017 is set to be a vintage year for Jay Z – not only is his wife Beyonce expecting twins, but he’s also set to become the first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters...

Jay Z Becomes First Rapper To Be Inducted Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Jay Z will become the first rapper ever inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.The 47-year-old star - who is married to Beyoncé - has been named along songwriters including Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds, Max Martin,...

Chance The Rapper 'Very Involved' With Dj Khaled Album

Chance The Rapper is ''very involved'' with DJ Khaled's new album.The 41-year-old record producer is set to release his 10th studio album 'Grateful' later this year, and although the 'No Problem' rapper is unable to...

Since 2008, Jay Z has been married to singer/songwriter and long-time collaborator Beyoncé Knowles. Despite their actual wedding taking place in a private, secret ceremony, the couple have been in the media eye since before they were married. The two first became a media sensation in 2002, when Beyoncé appeared in Jay Z's song ''03 Bonnie & Clyde'. When Jay Z then appeared in Beyoncé's debut solo single, 'Crazy In Love', the press began predicting that the couple were in a relationship. In 2012, the couple had their first child together, named Blue Ivy Carter.

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