Beyonce Channels Nancy Sinatra' in 'On the Run' Trailer

August 17, 2014

Beyoncé and Jay Z promoted their On The Run tour with a star-studded trailer for a non-existent action film, and they're harnessing a similar vibe in a new preview for their upcoming HBO special.  The...


Watch Skrillex Teach Ron Howard How to DJ

July 22, 2014

Over the past two years, Jay Z's Made in America festival has brought together diverse lineups including Pearl Jam, Beyoncé, Haim and Skrillex. But what happens when these artists actually get a chance to mingle backstage? In a clip from a...


Jay Z Joins Jay Electronica in Brooklyn

July 13, 2014

Jay Z's On the Run Tour with Beyoncé happened to hit the New York metro area just as the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival was celebrating its 10th anniversary this weekend. A break between two shows at New Jersey's MetLife stadium offered the rapper the...


Jay Z Joins Young Jeezy to Proclaim 'Seen It All'

July 1, 2014

Jay Z and Young Jeezy expound on all that's happened in their lives, from cruising the block to trotting the globe, on "Seen It All," the latest song from the Atlanta rapper's upcoming album of the same name. Both MCs recall their seedier days slinging...


Beyonce Concert Series Coming to HBO

June 19, 2014

HBO will air 10 live clips taped during Beyoncé's Mrs. Carter World Tour ahead of each episode of the seventh and final season of True Blood starting June 29th at 9 p.m. ET, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Titled Beyoncé: X10,...


The World Cup: Wondo is Tired of Talking About Landon Donovan

June 9, 2014

The 2014 FIFA World Cup begins Thursday, when host nation (and prohibitive favorite) Brazil kicks off against Croatia. The United States will send its 23 into the fray, too, and our relatively inexperienced side will be tested early, thrown into a group...


Jay Z and Beyonce Tease 'Run' Action Film

May 18, 2014

The collaboration between Jay Z and Beyoncé shot off in a thrilling new direction Saturday night as the superstar couple released a trailer for an action movie called Run. Packed with rapid-cut flashes of guns, cash, heists and explosions, the...


Solange Deletes Beyonce Photos From Instagram After Jay Z Fight

May 13, 2014

UPDATE (5/13): Beyonce posted four pictures of her and Solange Wednesday morning, presumably to quell any speculation of tension between the two singers. Solange Knowles has deleted numerous Instagram photos of her sister Beyoncé following...


Jay Z Hits Back at Drake for 'Fondue' Dig

April 29, 2014

As far as diss tracks go, "Takeover" this is not (we're not even on the same planet as "Ether"), but Jay Z took a supposed jab at Drake on DJ Khaled's new track, "They Don't Love You No More," which also features Rick Ross, Meek Mill and French Montana. 10...


Jay Z Allegedly Extorted by Former Producer for Master Recordings

April 22, 2014

UPDATE (5/13): Jay Z has dropped his lawsuit against producer Chauncey Mahan, according to TMZ. The LAPD has closed their investigation. Police recently took producer Chauncey Mahan into custody for allegedly attempting to extort $100,000 from Jay Z...


Beyonce and Jay Z's Tour to Air on HBO

July 11, 2014

UPDATE: HBO announced that the show will premiere on Saturday, Sept. 20th, at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Beyoncé and Jay Z's ongoing love affair with HBO, which has been running clips of Beyoncé's Mrs. Carter World Tour after True Blood and previously...

Live Review

Beyonce and Jay's New Tour: Opening Night

June 26, 2014

The most powerful couple in music could have easily just coasted on their names, performing a sparse half-Jay/half-Bey concert before cashing the Roc Nation checks. Instead, over the course of two-and-a-half hours and 42 songs, the Carters opened their...


Jay Z Gets in on Beats by Dre Ad Game

June 16, 2014

Jay Z is changing the game again, adding his spin to World Cup fever. The rapper has contributed lines about soccer stars and Rio de Janeiro to "Jungle," the heavy-hitting anthem by British rocker Jamie N Commons and Brooklyn group X Ambassadors that...


Kanye West, Kings of Leon Will Headline Made in America Fest

May 22, 2014

Kanye West and Kings of Leon will headline this year's Budweiser Made in America Festival at Philadelphia's Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Curated by Jay Z, the festival will go bi-coastal this year, with a Los Angeles event occuring for the first time. Both...


Jay Z, Beyoncé, Solange Issue Statement After Met Gala Fight

May 15, 2014

Jay Z, his wife Beyoncé and her sister Solange are once again a "united family," following an incident where Solange attacked the rapper in a hotel elevator, a scene that was caught by security camera and sold to TMZ. "As a result...


The Everything Index: Slightly Less Terrifying Than Solange Knowles

May 13, 2014

It's time for another installment of the Rolling Stone "Everything Index," our weekly guide to pop-culture's rule breakers, deal makers, movers and shakers. The"Everything Index:" The Week's Pop-Culture Power Rankings Using advanced algorithms and a...


Foreplay and Fishing: A Wild Weekend in the NBA

May 5, 2014

The opening round of the NBA playoffs didn't want to end, the league mandated they must: For the first time in Association history there were five Game 7’s this weekend, making for an orgy of do-or-die ball that had us glued to the set. Donald...


Jay Z, Beyoncé to Go 'On the Run' in Summer Tour

April 28, 2014

After weeks of speculation, Jay Z and Beyoncé have confirmed their upcoming On the Run summer tour. The 16-city tour kicks off June 25th at Miami's Sun Life Stadium, hitting cities in the U.S. and Canada before finishing up August 5th...


The Everything Index: Meet the Week's Pop-Culture Movers and Shakers

April 22, 2014

Welcome back to Rolling Stone's "Everything Index," our weekly ranking of pop-culture's movers and shakers. This time out, the Top 20 features fictional dinosaurs, ultra-addictive apps and high-profile feuds, one of which involves famous rappers...