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Jay-z 'Secretive' About New Album

Pharrell Williams says Jay-Z is ''secretive'' about his music.The 'Blurred Lines' hitmaker dispelled rumours the rapper is a member of the Illuminati - a secretive group whom conspiracy theorists believe have power and influence over...

Jay-z Gets Choked Up Over His Daughter: "We Still Marvel At Her"

Rapper Jay-Z appears to be holding back tears whilst talking to producer extraordinaire, Rick Rubin, in a behind-the-scenes video of the making of the rapper's new album. A record producer himself, Jay-Z is married to...

Jay-z Features Six Stars On One Track

Jay-Z collaborates with Justin Timberlake, Beyonce and Pharrell Williams on one track. The rapper's song 'BBC' for his forthcoming album 'Magna Carta Holy Grail' has a total of six guests, including the singers, producers...

Jay-z's 'Magna Carter' Free Downloads For Samsung Won't Count In Album Chart

It looked as though Jay-Z's next album already had the number one spot wrapped up before it was even released, however the powers at the Official UK Chart have decided that if Jay-Z wants a...

Jay-z Announces New Album

Jay-Z has announced his new album 'Magna Carta Holy Grail'.The 'Run This Town' rapper will release his twelfth studio album worldwide on July 4 in a unique new deal with mobile phone company Samsung. Jay...

Alicia Keys Didn't Like Husband At First

Alicia Keys ''didn't really like'' her husband Swizz Beatz when she first met him. The 33-year-old singer used to find the rapper - who she has now been married to for three years - ''annoying''...

Swizz Beatz Collaborating With Damien Hirst

Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz is working on a top secret collaboration with celebrated British artist Damien Hirst.The star, who is married to singer Alicia Keys, sparked an online frenzy last week (28May13) when he posted...

Jay-z 'Nailed' Great Gatsby Soundtrack

Jay-Z ''nailed'' 'The Great Gatsby' soundtrack, according to Baz Luhrmann.The rapper put his own modern twist on the score for the big screen adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic tale, and the film's director believes...

Alicia Keys Upset About Randy Jackson's Idol Exit

Alicia Keys is sad about Randy Jackson's departure from 'American Idol'. The judge has announced he won't return for a new season of the Fox show and Alicia says she will miss watching Randy, who...

Alicia Keys: Family Life Makes Me Honest

Alicia Keys is more honest about her feelings now she is a wife and mother.The 'Girl on Fire' hitmaker - who has son Egypt, two, with husband Swizz Beats - says family life has...

Alicia Keys' Husband Is 'Bubbling Over With Life'

Alicia Keys' husband has taught her to feel ''free'' and be ''open to life.''The 'Girl On Fire' hitmaker - who married producer Swizz Beatz, 34, in July 2010 and has a two-year-old son Egypt -...

Jay-z Over-protective Of Blue Ivy

Alicia Keys thinks Jay-Z is over-protective of his daughter. The 'Girl on Fire' singer says the rap star wasn't pleased when her two-year-old son, Egypt, went to give 13-month old Blue Ivy - Jay's daughter...

Alicia Keys Fell In Love With Swizz Beatz's Mind

R&B star Alicia Keys never imagined herself dating SWIZZ BEATZ until she started learning all about his love and appreciation for art and design because the producer was too flashy for her liking.The conservative Girl...

Swizz Beatz Purchases Co-ownership Stake In Monster Electronics

Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz has become a co-owner of Monster Cable after purchasing a large stake in the electronics firm.The star has also been appointed to the company's board of executives to help take the...

Stars Attend The Hip-hop Inaugural Ball In Honour Of President Obama

Pharrell Williams, John Legend and Swizz Beatz attended the Hip-Hop Inaugural Ball on Sunday (20Jan13) in celebration of U.S. President Barack Obama's inauguration.The stars gathered to honour the hip-hop community's role in the 2012 Election...

Swizz Beatz Gig Goes Up In Smoke

Swizz Beatz's performance at an event in New York this week (ends20Jan13) went up in smoke when a speaker exploded during his set.Alicia Keys' producer husband was performing with rapper Waka Flocka Flame during the...

Swizz Beats Hosting Postponed Music Gala For Sandy Victims

Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz is hosting a special benefit concert at the Hard Rock Cafe New York in January (13) to raise funds for music students affected by superstorm Sandy.The rapper had lined up a...

Swizz Beatz Brings All-star Line Up To New York Gig

Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz thrilled fans at his New York concert last week (ends14Dec12) by inviting his superstar wife Alicia Keys to join him onstage.The beatmaker/rapper was performing his latest single Everyday Birthday at Webster...

Alicia Keys' Son Loves Trucks

Alicia Keys' two-year-old son is an expert on trucks.The 'Girl on Fire' hitmaker loves reading with little Egypt - whose father is her husband Swizz Beatz - and says the youngster's favourite books are those...

Alicia Keys Sings For Egypt

Alicia Keys' son's favourite lullaby is her song 'Not Even the King'.Egypt - Alicia's son with hip-hop producer husband Swizz Beatz - loves when his mother sings to him and always requests one of the...

Alicia Keys' Performer Son

Alicia Keys' son loves to dance. The 31-year-old singer says two-year-old Egypt is already showing signs of following in the footsteps of his famous parents, Alicia and her husband Swizz Beatz.She said: ''Lately he's been...

Alicia Keys Thinks Her Son Is A Diva

Alicia Keys thinks her two-year-old son is a little diva.The 'Girl On Fire' singer is already predicting her two-year-old son Egypt - whose father is music producer Swizz Beatz - will be a huge ''pain...

Alicia Keys Has Learned How To Enjoy Life

Alicia Keys' husband has taught her how to enjoy life. The 'Empire State of Mind' hitmaker married producer Swizz Beatz - whose real name is Kasseem Dean - in July 2010 and after previously spending...

Alicia Keys Wants More Children

Alicia Keys wants more children.The 'Girl On Fire' singer - who gave birth to her first child Egypt two years ago - has revealed she wants to have at least one more child because her...

Alicia Keys Dismisses Rumours She Broke Up Swizz Beatz's First Marriage

Singer Alicia Keys has shot down ongoing reports she began dating husband Swizz Beatz while he was still married.The music producer and R&B star Mashonda separated in 2008 just before Beatz, real name Kasseem Dean,...

Swizz Beatz: 'My Tax Payments Are Up To Date'

Hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz has dismissed reports suggesting he has fallen behind on his taxes, insisting he has the documents to prove he is up to date with his payments.Reports surfaced on Monday (12Nov12) suggesting...

Alicia Keys' Son Shows Musical Promise

Alicia Keys' two-year-old son is already learning the piano and drums. The 'Girl on Fire' singer and her music producer husband, Swizz Beats, are passing their talents onto their boy, Egypt, and she is even...

Alicia Keys Never Wanted To Marry

Alicia Keys vowed she would "never marry" before she met her husband Swizz Beatz.The R&B superstar exchanged vows with the producer in 2010 and gave birth to their first child together, a son named Egypt,...

Swizz Beatz's 2.6m Tax Bill

Swizz Beatz owes $2.6 million in unpaid taxes.The rapper - who is married to Alicia Keys - already had debts over two million but these have risen and recently the state of New York filed...

Swizz Beatz Hit With New Tax Bill

Music producer Swizz Beatz has fallen foul of U.S. tax authorities after allegedly failing to pay off his bills.New York officials have filed a demand against Swiss Beatz, real name Kasseem Dean, seeking $98,246 (£61,403)...

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