Jay-Z Covers Time Magazine's '100 Most Influential People In The World' Issue

 

Jay-Z is honored by Time magazine as he lands on the cover of their annual issue of The 100 Most Inlfuetial People In the World issue. The 42-year old rapper/business mogul continues to raise the bar by making one power move after the other.

 

Jay Z embodies so much of what makes New York New York. A kid from a tough neighborhood who grows up in public housing, overcomes lots of bad influences on the street, never lets go of his dream, makes it to the top — and then keeps going, pursuing new outlets for his creativity and ambition. When no one would sign him to a record contract, he created his own label and built a music empire — before going on to design clothing lines, open sports bars and, most recently, represent professional athletes. He’s an artist-entrepreneur who stands at the center of culture and commerce in 21st century America, and his influence stretches across races, religions and regions. He’s never forgotten his roots — “Empire State of Mind” was a love song to our city — and as a co-owner of the NBA Nets, he helped bring a major league sports team back to Brooklyn, not far from his old neighborhood. In nearly everything he’s tried, he’s found success. (He even put a ring on Beyoncé.) And in doing so, he’s proved that the American Dream is alive and well.



 

 

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Comment by Astoria Warrior on April 19, 2013 at 4:21pm
The only Hoe is ya-A** whole: Shame on her LMAO "Service Made Pipes" lol
Comment by Astoria Warrior on April 19, 2013 at 4:18pm
Am thinking Positive and post where credit is mostly deserved @ UrKilla, Swear to your motha you wish GayZ was your daddy cuz the bum left you wwhen he saw you in ya momz high heals. @ SuckMadPenis "SMP" My Nut sack Bigger den you, who you talkin bout little? LMAO
Comment by URKILLER on April 18, 2013 at 4:59pm
@City Graphix, stfu and take 50's nuts outta ya throat!
Comment by SMP on April 18, 2013 at 4:37pm
I agree with this lil hoe city graphix lol
Comment by URKILLER on April 18, 2013 at 4:30pm
Where do these idiot haters get all the devil worshipping stuff? Lol. Y'all will think of anything to make your lame asses feel better.
Comment by Astoria Warrior on April 18, 2013 at 4:10pm
get the f*** out of here! his hoe wife threw out the whole floor in the hospital when she gave birth people couldnt even see they kids and loved ones, the hoe signer devil s*** as a sasha whoree, her husband been in everyone's shadow since day one used bigs name everywhere he go and did s*** to for the guys remaining family, fucket over all his past associates just for bread, live in his trapz wife lime light and he better then 50? fif feeding kids world wide got shot and really turned his life around not some nickle and dime peace pusher.. I swear my cuz worked in the Rockefeller records building making breakfast from a vending stand and GayZ would complain about his 25 cent change that he had to wait for LMAO true f****** story
Comment by BizzyMo on April 18, 2013 at 3:59pm
@IVA Word!
Comment by BizzyMo on April 18, 2013 at 3:59pm
*Respect!
Comment by IVA on April 18, 2013 at 3:33pm
Why are you guys cursing like the devil, just get a life, you'll see, maybe you'll get as rich as Jay-Z, if not, thanks to your worshipping boss, you'll never get rich, think about it, respect for Jay-Z... http://www.8counts.net/iva.html
Comment by Rdot on April 18, 2013 at 3:08pm
F****** Camel faced devil worshipping mother f*****



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