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In rare move, Jay Z releases public statement on policy changes in New York

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By Diamond 7:18 pm January 23, 2015 On Wednesday, Jay Z weighed in on New York Governor Cuomo’s initiative to improve police and community relations.

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Petition calls for Jay Z & Beyoncé to comb Blue Ivy’s hair

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:22 am June 12, 2014 Ever since she was born, Blue Ivy has been in the spotlight. It’s a no-brainer when you have Jay Z and Beyoncé for parents. But the narrative has primarily revolved around the child’s hair. So much to the point where a Change.org petition was created to get […]

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Lay off of Blue Ivy’s hair!

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:00 am June 10, 2014   The following piece originally appeared on Jet.com. It was written by Krishana Davis and appeared under the title of “Leave Blue Ivy’s Hair Alone!” By: Krishana Davis In the past three or four years as natural hair has become more mainstream—kinky curls are popping up on […]

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After releasing trailer, Beyoncé, Jay Z Under Pressure to Make ‘Run’ Movie

By BYP @blackyouthproj 12:14 pm May 20, 2014 To promote their “On the Run” tour, Beyoncé and Jay Z released a trailer featuring A-list stars called “Run” on Saturday. Now, an online petition has surfaced on change.org in protest of the duo’s claim that the trailer will not be a movie. 

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Jay Z, Solange & Beyoncé issue statement on elevator incident

By BYP @blackyouthproj 9:21 am May 16, 2014 Jay Z, Beyoncé and Solange finally broke their silence about leaked footage that shows Solange attacking Jay Z in an elevator on May 5. In an exclusive statement to the Associated Press on Thursday, the trio said “families have problems and we’re no different.” The stars also […]

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Update: intoxicated Solange argued with Rachel Roy before Jay Z attack

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:38 am May 13, 2014 Before her shocking attack on brother-in-law Jay Z on May 5, singer Solange argued with designer Rachel Roy. According to sources, Solange, 27, allegedly had become drunk and belligerent while attending the Met Ball. 

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Video shows Solange allegedly attacking Jay Z


By BYP @blackyouthproj 1:35 pm May 12, 2014 Video of what appears to be Solange Knowles physically attacking Jay-Z is now making the rounds on the internet. In the clip, once inside the elevator, Solange appears to confront Jay-Z and then attacks him until a bodyguard pulls her away from him.

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Jay Z turns 44 today, goes vegan

By BYP @blackyouthproj 4:19 pm December 4, 2013 It’s Jay Z’s 44th birthday today, and what do you give the man who has everything? A new diet! Hov announced that for his birthday this year, he and Beyonce plan to go vegan for the next 22 days.

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Jay Z, Barneys announce major changes to partnership

Yesterday we broke news that Jay Z will move forward in his partnership with retail chain Barneys New York. Now, Barneys New York and Jay Z have announced some big changes to their partnership.

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Jay Z moves forward with Barney’s deal despite controversy, issues new statement

Shawn Jay Z Carter has announced that he will move forward with a multi-million dollar deal he has with Barney’s New York. The high-end retail store is recovering from a wave of backlash regarding its practices when dealing with customers of color. 19-year-old Trayon Christian and 23-year-old Kayla Phillips both filed lawsuits against the NYPD and the department store after being accosted by police who accused them of credit card fraud and theft from the store.

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