#AboutLastNight: Black Excellence Shines Bright At “The Harder They Fall” Premiere

Published 8 hours ago on October 14, 2021 By Jasmine Simpkins   It was a star studded night at the Los Angeles premiere for The Harder They Fall. On Wednesday night, Netflix hosted a special screening at The Shrine in Los Angeles and black excellence was on full display.   Attendees included Beyoncé, Tiffany Haddish, Seal, Nas, Kelly Rowland, Taraji P. Henson, Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz, Teyana Taylor, Logan Browning, Kehlani, Kendrick Lamar, John David Washington, Lil Rel Howery, Damson Idris and more. HipHollywood caught up with the cast including Jonathan Majors, Deon…

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The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail (Possibly, Maybe) Owned by Jay-Z and Beyoncé Just Made Its Public Debut

The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail (Possibly, Maybe) Owned by Jay-Z and Beyoncé Just Made Its Public Debut Rachel Cormack Tue, October 5, 2021, 3:00 PM·2 min read   The lavish Rolls-Royce Boat Tail made one helluva splash when it was unveiled earlier this year, but very few have seen it in the flesh. Until now, that is. The singular cabriolet, which is believed to be the most expensive new car in existence, made its first public appearance at the prestigious Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in Northern Italy over the weekend in…

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Beyonce Says Whoever Conditioned Women To Feel Old Or Unhappy When Turning 40 Got It ‘F’d Up’

Queen Bey has spoken! Beyonce is opening up about turning 40 and she refers to this milestone in her life as “the best I’ve felt in my life.” Bey penned a deeply personal message to fans Thursday night and shared it on her website at the close of Virgo season. She thanked fans for their well wishes after she celebrated turning 40 earlier this month on September 4. The mother of three has definitely spent a lot of time with family over the past month, dropping a string of photo dumps to…

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Birdman Says He’s Done More For Hip-Hop Than Diddy And Jay-Z

  Birdman is regarded as one of the more successful rap moguls of his generation, having built Cash Money Records into one of the biggest record labels in the game. But during an appearance on Big Bank and DJ Scream’s Big Facts podcast, the New Orleans native spoke on his belief that he’s reached higher heights in the music industry than his peers in hip- hop, including Jay-Z, Diddy, and Russell Simmons.   “As a man, I accomplished more than all of them. And I don’t say that in a disrespectful way. I’m not trying to…

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Jay-Z Reportedly Invests $110 Million Into Smart-Home Technology Company

Previously, it was speculated that Jay-Z was tied to possibly purchasing the Denver Broncos, a claim that was denied by the team of the rapper-turned-mogul. Now, it has been revealed that Jay-Z has invested $110 million into a smart-home technology company. Reports noted that Marcy Venture Partners put a massive amount of money into Wyze Labs, a smart-home device maker. Because of the investment by the rapper and his company, Wyze Labs’ total funding comes up to $146 million. The company currently has over 300 employees. Wyze co-founder Dave Crosby…

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Friends of Late Artist Basquiat Slam Jay-Z and Beyonce’s Tiffany Ad

Friends of Jean-Michel Basquiat are speaking out against Jay-Z and Beyonce using a never-before-exhibited painting from the late artist entitled Equals Pi in their Tiffany & Co ad. Tiffany’s now owns the portrait, and executive vice president of product and communications Alexandre Arnault stated that the painting having a similar shade of Tiffany blue is a way to “modernize” the color. Alexis Adler, who lived and worked with Basquiat between 1979-1980, spoke out against the campaign, telling The Daily Beast that “the commercialization and commodification of Jean and his art…

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Jay-Z Ignites Conversation After Appearing on Both Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ & Drake’s ‘Certified Lover Boy’

Jay-Z isn’t taking any sides, and Twitter has noticed. After appearing on Kanye West’s Donda track “Jail pt. 2″ when it arrived (Aug. 29) and then promptly making a feature on Ye rival Drake’s long-awaited Certified Lover Boy with “Love All” on Friday (Sept. 3), listeners have taken to Twitter with hilarious takes on Jay-Z’s willingness to collaborate with both rappers. One Twitter user wrote, “Jay-Z gave Kanye that weak image of god/selfie line and gave Drake a dissertation.” Another wrote, “Jay-Z understands something a lot of ppl do not: Drake and Kanye’s beef is THEIR beef, not…

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Fans Believe Drake Sent Subliminals at Kanye on “7AM on Bridle Path”

Drake dropped his highly anticipated Certified Lover Boy album at midnight on Friday (September 3), with features from Lil Durk, Lil Baby, Jay Z, Travis Scott, Future, and Young Thug. However, one of the most talked-about songs is a solo from Drake called “7AM on Bridle Path.” Halfway through the song, Drake raps about someone being “in denial” and “not coming correct for years.” The full line made fans speculate if Drake is speaking about Kanye, “You over there in denial, we not neck and neck/It’s been a lot of…

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Jay Z’s ’40/40 Club’ Anniversary Bash Brings Out Beyoncé, Megan Thee Stallion, Meek Mill, Remy Ma & More

On Saturday, Jay Z’s 40/40 Club celebrated the 18-year anniversary of the club’s opening during a super swanky affair bustling with A-listers. Source: Sharief Ziyadat/ Getty Images for 40/40 Club / Getty Source: Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty The event saw talent from various sectors of music, entertainment and sports come together for a spectacular night of celebration, with a D’USSE tasting bar and specialty D’USSE cocktails. Source: Sharief Ziyadat/ Getty Images for 40/40 Club / Getty Spotted sipping and socializing were Megan Thee Stallion… Source: Johnny Nunez/WireImage / Getty and her spit swapping…

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Kanye West Replaces Jay-Z with DaBaby on ‘Donda,’ Brings Out Marilyn Manson

  Kanye West looked to outdo himself in his hometown of Chicago for the third listening party for his forthcoming album, Donda. The production value was a point many viewers and attendees raved about, not to mention the set of a replica of Kanye”s childhood home. However, Ye has made some musical choices that left people scratching their heads. Most notably was the absence of Jay-Z, whose verse trended after the first listening party. Ye has replaced Hov with DaBaby, who’s been under fire over his homophobic remarks made at…

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