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‘Made In America’ Documentary: More Than Just A Concert?

“Made In America is a bigger idea than just a concert.” Jay Z isn’t short on ambition, but in a landscape that also includes Coachella, Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, can another “destination festival” — even one curated by Jay — really be more than “just a concert?”

10/11/2013

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Made In America 2013, Sunday: Calvin Harris Blows Minds, Kendrick

Calvin Harris turned in a beautiful (looking and sounding) set while Miguel turned it up and turned us on.

09/02/2013

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Made In America 2013, Saturday: Beyoncé Does Sexy, Imagine Dragons Do America

Beyonce got sexy & grown with her Mrs. Carter World Tour show and banging on the drums was extremely popular.

09/01/2013

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Jay-Z On Dumping BK Nets Ownership: ‘It Was Never About Investment’

Jay-Z released a statement Friday (April 19) detailing his departure from the Brooklyn Nets as co-owner, in favor of developing his own sports management brand, Roc Nation Sports. He explained in the post that NBA rules […]

04/19/2013

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Jay-Z Makes TIME’s ‘Influential’ List, NYC’s Mayor Bloomberg Co-signs

Jay-Z embodies the “Empire State of Mind,” according to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who praised the rapper in an essay for TIME’s annual 100 most influential list. Bloomberg’s mayoral perspective shines through in the […]

04/18/2013

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Beyonce, Nine Inch Nails To Headline Jay-Z’s Made in America Festival

Beyonce and Nine Inch Nails will be headlining Jay-Z‘s second annual Made in America festival, to be held August 31st and September 1st at Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the rap mogul announced Wednesday (April 10). […]

04/10/2013

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Jay-Z Announces ‘Made in America,’ Takes Roc Nation To UMG

Jay-Z is teasing fans with a taste of what’s to come at his second annual Made in America festival that is scheduled to take over Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway this summer. The rapper posted a video […]

04/09/2013

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Jay-Z Remembers How Nirvana “Stopped” Hip-Hop With “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

According to rap mogul Jay-Z, Kurt Cobain and Nirvana were so popular in the early ’90s that the entire hip-hop movement had to simply take a time out while grunge ran its course.

10/06/2012

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Chuck D Explains Why Public Enemy Passed On Jay-Z’s “Made In America”

Public Enemy’s Chuck D opened up about the legendary group’s decision to turn down Jay-Z’s request to perform at the Made in America Festival, which took place in Philadelphia on Labor Day weekend.

09/07/2012

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Run-DMC Reunite, JMJ’s Sons Take Turns In The Spotlight

Run-DMC dusted off their “Shell-Top” Adidas on Sunday (Sept. 2), the second and last day of the “Made In America” festival that featured performers of various styles and musical formats.

09/03/2012

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