Jay Z is arguably the most famous rapper in the world, but apparently there’s at least one Frenchman who is not aware of the Brooklyn born emcee. Jay was visiting Paris with his wife Beyoncé and daughter Blue Ivy, when a photographer asked their security team, “who is he?” Without missing a beat, Hov had a comeback for the photog.
Twitter is suing the the Department of Justice and FBI for the right to release information about the government’s surveillance of it’s users. The social media giant filed the lawsuit in federal court on Oct. 7th to be able to publish a Transparency Report, which documents the government’s requests for user information. The goal of the lawsuit is to achieve more flexibility regarding what the company can say about the government requesting personal information of Twitter users.
In the first of a two-part CRWN interview with Elliott Wilson, Big K.R.I.T. spoke about his intentions with Cadillactica and being motivated to step away from the business side of the music industry while recording. During the interview, K.R.I.T. also explained that he thinks fans “expect full bodies of work” from him more so than standout singles.
Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda says New York City police are out to get him. The “Hot N***a” performer was arrested recently for smoking weed with two friends while double parked, but Shmurda feels the cops are on a mission to destroy his career.