Shawn Carter

Robinson Cano and Jay-Z (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: Shawn Carter’s Cachet — Jay-Z’s New York State Of Mind

Shawn Carter’s clientele should be the younger rungs of the key demo, the kid who has yet to become a man, ready to sign with The Man. Jay-Z is smart enough to see that a smaller splash leads to bigger ripples.


Jay-Z and Beyonce watching the Brooklyn Nets and the New York Knicks at the Barclays Center on November 26, 2012. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Jay-Z Touches On Brooklyn Nets Situation In Scorching ‘Open Letter’

Jay-Z just released a blistering attack track, taking aim at the critics of his controversial trip to Cuba. But four lines of “Open Letter” jumped out to us here at the sports desk.


Victor Cruz of the New York Giants celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns at MetLife Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants’ Victor Cruz To Modify Trademark Salsa?

Victor Cruz is thinking about modifying his trademark endzone salsa dance.


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Grammy Nominee Jay-Z Brooklyn Born & Bred

The ‘Empire State Of Mind’ rapper is certainly accustomed to the GRAMMY process- having won an impressive ten awards in total.