Relationships strained between the two after Obama slammed West for interrupting Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech at the MTV VMAs in 2009
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Friday 24 July 2009
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Friday 12 June 2009
Tuesday 02 June 2009
Eminem looked like he had put aside the humiliating events of the MTV Movie Awards as he performed with Jay-Z.
Tuesday 14 April 2009
Thursday 05 February 2009
Friday 19 December 2008
Monday 22 September 2008
Friday 22 August 2008
Sunday 27 July 2008
It's been a long time since a major rapper made an album as politically radical as 'Untitled'. The presence of the Last Poets as guests offers a clue as to where Nasir Jones's head is at right now.
Sunday 20 July 2008
Wednesday 09 July 2008
I have had an email from a "deeply exasperated" reader by the name of Andy, who had noticed someone had posted racist comments on YouTube below a video of Jay-Z's Glastonbury performance, and wondered what he could do about it. On the surface, it was a fairly straightforward query – but as I was about to shoot over the details of YouTube's complaints procedure, I suddenly realised that if I'd noticed those comments, I probably wouldn't bother.
Sunday 20 April 2008
Tuesday 15 April 2008
Noel Gallagher, the notoriously outspoken Oasis guitarist, criticised the organisers of the Glastonbury Festival yesterday for featuring the American rapper Jay-Z as a headlining act, declaring hip-hop "wrong" for the annual event.
Tuesday 15 April 2008
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
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