Posts Tagged ‘Rap’

Jay-Z Checks ‘Out of Line’ Lil Mama for Jumping on Stage at VMAs

Jay-Z called into Angie Martinez’s show on Hot 97 in New York City today, where among other things he addressed Lil Mama’s un-needed and uncalled for presence during his performance of Empire State of Mind with Alicia Keys at the 2009 Video Music Awards: “To interrupt that moment for us, I don‘t think that was […]

Jay-Z on Kanye West : ‘He Didn’t Kill Anybody’

Jay-Z joined his duet partner Alicia Keys in trying to calm the hysteria surrounding Kanye West’s outburst at the 2009 Video Music Awards. Like Alicia, Jay is critical of the witch hunt against Kanye and states that even though the outburst was in poor taste it was undoubtably Kanye being the passionate artist he has […]

Video : Alicia Keys on Lil Mama ‘We Would Have Preferred She Did it From Her Seat’

Turns out Alicia Keys has made a day out of surprise television appearances. Before heading over to BET later in the day, Alicia Keys stopped by the fourth hour of the Today Show where she begrudgingly addressed Lil Mama’s intrusion on her and Jay-Z’s electric performance of Empire State of Mind, or as Hoda Kotb […]

Alicia Keys on Kanye West : ‘You Can’t Crucify The Man’

Alicia Keys was a surprise guest on BET’s 106 and Park where she was asked about the now infamous Kanye West incident. As always, Alicia’s class, grace, and intelligence managed to put everything into perspective: “It‘s obvious that he understands that, that probably wasn‘t the best thing to do. In retrospect I‘m sure that he […]