Rapper Jay Z was born Shawn Corey Carter on December 4, 1969, in Brooklyn, New York."He was the last of my four children," Jay Z's mother, Gloria Carter, later recalled, "the only one who didn't give me any pain when I gave birth to him, and that's how I knew he was a special child." His father, Adnes Reeves, left the family when Jay Z was only 11 years old.He is the former president of Def Jam Recordings, co-founder of Roc-A-Fella Records, and the founder of the entertainment company Roc Nation.He also founded the sports agency Roc Nation Sports and is a certified NBA and MLB sports agent.Dressed in a form-fitting indigo gown, Beyoncé proudly flaunted her growing belly as she struck a handful of poses in front of a white door.Blue Ivy Carter also stars in one of the shots and is shown hugging her mum's stomach with her face away from the camera.
Along with future rapper AZ, Carter attended Eli Whitney High School in Brooklyn until it was closed down. and Busta Rhymes, followed by a stint at Trenton Central High School in Trenton, New Jersey, though he did not graduate.
Blige, and "Brooklyn's Finest," a collaboration with Notorious B. "Hard Knock Life" marked the beginning of a fruitful period in which Jay Z would become the biggest name in hip-hop. A.)" and "03 Bonnie & Clyde," a duet with future bride Beyoncé Knowles.
During those years, the rapper released a slew of No. His most popular songs from this period include "Can I Get A ...," "Big Pimpin'," "I Just Wanna Love U," "Izzo (H. Jay Z's most acclaimed album of this period was and announcing that it would be his last solo record before retirement. This trio of later albums marked a significant departure from Jay Z's earlier sound, incorporating stronger rock and soul influences in their production and offering lyrics that tackled such mature subjects as the response to Hurricane Katrina, Barack Obama's 2008 election and the perils of fame and fortune.
According to the theory it was in 2005, around the time this picture was taken and Rihanna, then 17, released her debut single.
At the time, Jay Z was 35 years old and Beyoncé was 24 Jay Z took on Rihanna as his protegée when she was 17 and mastered the release of her debut single Pon De Replay.