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Jay-Z Collection

VIBE (01/2003)

Author
First Name: 
Emil
Last Name: 
Wilbekin
Collaborators: 
Quincy Jones
Publish City: 
New York
Publish Company: 
VIBE/SPIN Ventures LLC
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Month: 
January
Year: 
2003

Best Solo Artist: Jay-Z reveals the real deal on street hustling, becoming an urban entrepreneur, and what's up with Foxy, R. Kelly, and Nas. By Shawn Carter

Third Annual Vibe of the Year Award Winners: Scarface, Eve, The Neptunes, Tweet, Nas, Slum Village, B2K, Nelly

Joy Bryant: Hollywood Homegirl

Pages: 
136
Copies available at the Hiphop Archive: 
1


Jay-Z

Author
First Name: 
Dennis
Last Name: 
Abrams
Collaborators: 
Chuck D.
Subtitle: 
Hip-Hop Stars
Publish Company: 
Checkmark Books
ISSN/ISBN: 
791097293
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2007

Born Shawn Carter in New York City in 1970, Jay-Z enjoys the kind of rags-to-riches success that few can only dream of. Driven by raw ambition and tremendous talent, Jay-Z started his own record company, Roc-A-Fella Records, in 1995, when, as a struggling artist, he couldn't convince any music labels to give him a recording contract.

Pages: 
112
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Jay-Z-Hip-Hop-Stars-Dennis-Abrams/dp/0791097293/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1274390349&sr=1-8


Jay-Z

Author
First Name: 
Laurie
Last Name: 
Hillstrom
Subtitle: 
People In The News
Publish Company: 
Lucent
ISSN/ISBN: 
1420501585
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2006
Pages: 
96
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Jay-Z-People-News-Laurie-Hillstrom/dp/1420501585/ref=sr_1_11?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1274390349&sr=1-11
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1


Decoded

Author
Last Name: 
Jay-Z
Publish Company: 
Spiegel & Grau
ISSN/ISBN: 
1400068924
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Month: 
November
Day: 
16
Year: 
2010

This title will be released on November 16, 2010.

Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Decoded-Jay-Z/dp/1400068924/ref=sr_1_9?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1274390349&sr=1-9
Copies available at the Hiphop Archive: 
3


Jay-Z

Author
First Name: 
John
Last Name: 
Bankston
Subtitle: 
Blue Banner Biographies
Publish Company: 
Mitchell Lane Publishers
ISSN/ISBN: 
1584152230
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2004

Rap artist Shawn Carter grew up in Brooklyn, New York. He attended George Westinghouse Technical High School which would later be dubbed "Hip-Hop High School" for the future stars who attended.

At the age of 18, Shawn took a chance at a hip-hop career and took on the name Jay-Z.

Pages: 
32
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Jay-Z-Blue-Banner-Biographies-Bankston/dp/1584152230/ref=sr_1_7?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1274390349&sr=1-7


Jay-Z

Author
First Name: 
Bridget
Last Name: 
Heos
Subtitle: 
The Library of Hip-Hop Biographies
Publish Company: 
Rosen Classroom
ISSN/ISBN: 
1435854381
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2009
Pages: 
48
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Jay-Z-Library-Hip-Hop-Biographies-Bridget/dp/1435854381/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1274382451&sr=1-5
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1


Jay-z...And the Roc-a-fella Dynasty

Author
First Name: 
Jake
Last Name: 
Brown
Publish Company: 
Amber Books
ISSN/ISBN: 
974977918
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2005

In Jay Z and the Roc-A-Fella Dynasty, author Jake Brown has chronicled the Hip Hop icon's legacy. As Hip Hop's prodigal son, Jay Z is truly the pinnacle of where Hip Hop has come in its short but extraordinary life time.

Pages: 
241
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Jay-z-Roc-fella-Dynasty-Brown/dp/0974977918/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1274390349&sr=1-1
Copies available at the Hiphop Archive: 
1


Kingdom Come

Author
Last Name: 
Jay-Z
Publish City: 
New York
Publish Company: 
Roc-A-Fella Records
ISSN/ISBN: 
251713638
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Audio
Year: 
2006
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Kingdom-Come-Jay-Z/dp/B000JJSRUM/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=music&qid=1272053182&sr=1-1
Copies available at the Hiphop Archive: 
1


In My Lifetime, Vol. 1

Author
Last Name: 
Jay-Z
Collaborators: 
Damon Dash, Kareem "Biggs" Burke
Publish City: 
New York City
Publish Company: 
Roc-a-Fella Records
ISSN/ISBN: 
2147483647
Medium: 
Audio
Year: 
1997
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/My-Lifetime-Vol-1/dp/B0000024MU/ref=pd_sim_m_2
Copies available at the Hiphop Archive: 
1


Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life

Author
Last Name: 
Jay-Z
Collaborators: 
Damon Dash, Kareem "Biggs" Burke
Publish City: 
New York City
Publish Company: 
Roc-a-Fella Records
ISSN/ISBN: 
2147483647
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Audio
Year: 
1998
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Vol-2-Hard-Knock-Life/dp/B00000AFF9/ref=pd_sim_m_4
Copies available at the Hiphop Archive: 
1


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