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Jul
4
Jay-Z Celebrates ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Release with Beyoncé, J. Cole, & Timbaland

Beyoncé and Jay-Z

Now that the hard work is over, Jay-Z was able to enjoy the fruits of his labor at a party celebrating the release of Magna Carta Holy Grail on Wednesday night. The hip-hop mogul was joined by his close friends and collaborators as he partied until the early morning in Brooklyn.

Beyoncé flew out from the West Coast, where she is on tour, to be by her husband’s side. Hip-hop’s first couple was seen getting down on the dance floor to Magna Carta tracks including “Picasso Baby” and “BBC.”

Timbaland, who produced the majority of the album, also toasted with Mr. Carter as did J. Cole, Busta Rhymes, Nick Cannon, Adrienne Bailon, Raekwon, and others.

Check out more pics from the star-studded celebration below.

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Jul
4
New Music: Jay-Z f/ Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Swizz Beatz, Pharrell, & Timbaland – ‘BBC’

Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas, and Timbaland

Jay-Z has some big guests on Magna Carta Holy Grail, but he crafts the most star-studded track of the year with “BBC.” Hov calls on Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Swizz Beatz, and Timbaland for the designer-name-dropping cut, produced by Pharrell.

Nas pays his respects to the late Gianni Versace, while Jay celebrates a life filled with Maybachs, Versace plates, and Basquiats. Bey, Justin, and Tim sing background vocals and Swizz provides ad-libs.

If you weren’t able to download the album on a Samsung device, you can now pre-order it on iTunes. It will be available online and in stores on July 9.

Listen to their all-star jam below.

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Jul
3
Timbaland Calls ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ the ‘Best Jay-Z Album’

Timbaland

Timbaland unlocks the mystery behind Magna Carta Holy Grail. On the eve of the album’s limited release, the super-producer opens up to Revolt TV about working on Jay-Z’s album and his desire to produce Kanye West’s next project.

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Jul
3
Video: Justin Timberlake – ‘Tunnel Vision’

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake kicks off the Fourth of July weekend with a surprise. The pop superstar delivers some fireworks of his own in the NSFW video for “Tunnel Vision,” the latest release from his chart-topping album The 20/20 Experience.

The racy seven-minute clip features naked women, interpretive dance, and an appearance from Timbaland. J.T. trades his suit and tie for a more casual look as he shows off his fancy footwork.

It’s only a matter of time before YouTube bans it, so get to watchin’.

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Jun
29
Jay-Z Reveals Lyrics for ‘BBC’ Featuring Beyoncé, Nas, Justin Timberlake, Pharrell, Timbaland, & Swizz Beatz

Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas, and Timbaland

Jay-Z is cranking up the star power on Magna Carta Holy Grail. With five days until the album drops, the hip-hop mogul has revealed the lyrics to his all-star collaboration “BBC” featuring Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Swizz Beatz, Pharrell, and Timbaland.

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Jun
21
Jay-Z and Timbaland Preview New ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Material

Jay-Z and Timbaland

In just two weeks, Jay-Z will release his new album Magna Carta Holy Grail. In the latest teaser from Samsung, the hip-hop mogul and Timbaland are seen in the studio cooking up new material.

“We should make like four more this week since we got time. I think I’m ready now. Before it’s like the warm-up,” says Jay as Timbo plays him a crashing beat.

Samsung will release 1 million free copies of Magna Carta Holy Grail to Galaxy S III, Galaxy S 4, and Note II owners on July 4, three days before the rest of the world.

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Jun
6
Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas, & Timbaland Share Studio Session

Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas, and Timbaland

It was a historic moment for music when Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas, and Timbaland came together in the studio earlier this week. It’s unknown what the icons were working on, but they appeared to be having a good time, sharing laughs over drinks.

Def Jam executive Lenny S. posted the photo on his Instagram page, writing, “JAY x JT x NAS x TIMBO Rat Pack shit. For some this is ‘Work’… For us it’s just Fun.”

“its me, nas, jay, & jt what more could u expect,” tweeted Timbo.

Jay-Z and J.T. will launch their “Legends of the Summer” tour on July 17 in Toronto.

Meanwhile, Justin and Timbaland are working on the second installment of The 20/20 Experience, which is due September 20. The pop superstar has also been in the studio with Pharrell.