Jay-Z Buys Swizz Beatz’ ‘Holy Grail’ Art

Jay-Z and Swizz Beatz

Swizz Beatz’ art will soon be hanging from the walls of Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s house. The Roc Nation mogul has purchased a Mercedes-Benz hood that Swizz adorned with Jean-Michel Basquiat’s face. He dubbed the piece “Holy Grail” and dedicated it to Hov. Proceeds from the sale will be donated to art schools.

“Look who purchased my Basquiat on Benz Hood 2day,” tweeted Swizz. “what a honor and Blessing I’m so grateful for the support! July 4 its Showtime ART LIFE!!! I will use proceeds to continue helping kids in need.”

The piece is 1/50 car hoods he plans to create for his art exhibit. The super-producer also designed a Porsche hood with Muhammad Ali’s face, which fetched $24,000 at auction.

Check out more of Swizz’ “hood art” below.

Swizz Beatz

Swizz Beatz Hood Art



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16 Comments

  1. Bey

    Ok jay your not 15 your 40+ with a kid, stop taking IG pics and tell your company it’s time to get home.

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    karamelkisses Reply:

    @Bey, so because he’s 40 he can’t purchase artwork w/ a hood servicing as the canvas? firstly, the proceeds from the purchase was for a good cause involving educating kids. secondly, he didn’t take the IG pic swiss did … this is much more positive than a chick lighting up a blunt or posing half naked. so why don’t you go home w/ your ignorant, hating ass. #youseembitter

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    Bey Reply:

    @karamelkisses, hahahaha you wrote a whole paragraph…. whos the bitter one? hahhahahaha #Staypressed

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    karamelkisses Reply:

    @Bey, i don’t care if i wrote a sentence, paragragh or thesis … i wasn’t the one attempting to take something positive & make it negative. maybe when/if you mature …
    p.s. pressed? ghetto vocabulary

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    Blue21 party (he ain't Ready) Reply:

    @Bey, go home or stuck it up bish get an education for your mama

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  2. natalie

    Young Hov lol still looking young af. July 4th baby can’t wait.

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  3. R.O.C

    who the fuck is basquiat? and why is hov so obesses with him?

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    aund Reply:

    @R.O.C, Seriously in this modern age with Google and the ability to copy and paste you still make a fool of yourself in such a way…

    Kill Yourself..!!

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  4. Tay Tay

    chile,am bout to take out my grand mama Cadillac hood,paint Sweet Brown’s face and make me some top dollar.Imma call the piece ‘Everybodygottimeforthis’!y’all sleepin on a bitch…SLOW FEET DONT EAT!

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  5. dreincharacter

    His art is about as good as he is.

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    audee Reply:

    @dreincharacter, jealous broke trick say what?

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    dreincharacter Reply:

    @audee, they say “hi my names audee and I’m fucking tool who jocks swizz bitches dick.

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  7. ME

    I need the Bob Marley one!!!! Lol

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  8. bibi93

    Jay-Z is ridiculous…

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  9. Blue21 party (he ain't Ready)

    actually Jay-z & Swizz beatz Looks Ridiculous & that is cool that they doing their art thing Like boys do

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