Timbaland

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.

Apr
19
The-Dream Teams with Timbaland for New Jay-Z Album

Jay-Z and The-Dream

Jay-Z is calling on some heavy-hitters for his new album. While details remain scarce, The-Dream has revealed that he has been in the lab with super-producers Timbaland and Swizz Beatz.

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Apr
11
New Music: Jay-Z – ‘Open Letter’

Timbaland, Jay-Z, and Swizz Beatz

Ya’ll gon’ learn today. Fresh from his trip to Cuba, Jay-Z surprises with a new song, which he premiered on Hot 97 this morning. The hip-hop icon teams with super-producers Swizz Beatz and Timbaland on “Open Letter.”

Hov doesn’t hold back, addressing recent hot topics including his controversial trip to Cuba with Beyoncé (“Boy from the ‘hood, but got White House clearance”), his ownership stake in the Brooklyn Nets (“I still own the building, I’m still keeping my seats”), his new deal with Universal Music (“Got an onion from Universal, read it and weep”), and more.

“We almost wanna start a revolution/ You know whenever I’m threatened, I start shootin’,” raps Mr. Carter. “The world’s under new management, the new role model, fuck the Zoolander shit.”

Swizz explained how the collaboration came together. “[Beyoncé] came in the studio and Just Blaze came in the studio and this thing just extended to another level,” he told Hot 97. “The whole thing started with me making a track in Jay’s office, and it just led to ‘Open Letter’ and people learning about things today.”

Hear Jay take ‘em to school with his “Open Letter.”

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