Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Jay Z

  • The Playlist
    301 comments
    tweet
    0

    The 5 Most Ridiculous Things About 'The Great Gatsby,' Old Sport

    Opening a bit bigger than expected this past weekend and getting ready to explode confetti over crowds at Cannes later this week, Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby,” starring Leonardo DiCaprio as Gatsby, Carey Mulligan as Daisy and Tobey Maguire as Nick Carraway, is totally ridiculous. It’s a rococo ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Listen: "Crazy In Love" Cover From 'The Great Gatsby' Plus Watch 2 New Music Driven TV Spots

    Ready for a Great Gatsbonanza of new promotional material for Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming adaptation of “The Great Gatsby”? Let’s hope so.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Listen: Preview Jay-Z' s"100$ Bill" & Hear Lana Del Rey's Full "Young And Beautiful" From 'The Great Gatsby' Soundtrack

    We’re only a few weeks away from finally seeing how far Baz Luhrmann has gone with the 3D-ified adaptation of “The Great Gatsby,” and more marketing and songs keep surfacing. So head on down below the cut to hear what a Gatsby-inspired Jay-Z song sounds like.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    'The Great Gatsby' Soundtrack Features New Songs By Jay-Z, Lana Del Rey, Jack White, Fergie & More

    So, now you've seen the razzle dazzle new trailer for "The Great Gatsby," and your ears may have noticed a smattering of music from Beyonce, Andre 3000, Lana Del Rey and Florence And The Machine. Well, that's because they're on the soundtrack, and the full details are here.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Beyoncé & Andre 3000 Teaming Up To Cover Amy Winehouse's "Back To Black" For 'The Great Gatsby' Soundtrack

    It was only a couple of weeks ago that Jay-Z’s role in the music of Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby” was clarified. He’s the Soundtrack Executive Producer, and word is starting trickle out on who Hov is bringing with him for the soundtrack of Luhrmann’s flashy adaptation. Hint: He put a ring on it.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    8

    Jay-Z Didn't Score 'The Great Gatsby'; But Will Contribute To & Executive Produce The Soundtrack

    When rapper/entrepreneur Jay-Z was reported to be "scoring" Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" the first thing we were asked was, why didn't we report this? Well, for one, we're sticklers for language. You wouldn't say Diablo Cody wrote "Evil Dead" if she just did a dialogue pass on it, right? Well, ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    4 comments
    tweet
    25

    For Beyoncé, By Beyoncé: The Pop Star Offers an Extremely Guarded Self-Portrait in HBO Doc 'Life Is But a Dream'

    For Beyoncé, directed by Beyoncé, the documentary "Life Is But a Dream," which makes its premiere tonight, February 16th at 9pm on HBO, is the film equivalent of a selfie. A selfie, as you're surely aware, is a photo you take of yourself. Gone are the dark days of wa...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    39

    Watch: David Fincher-Directed Video For Justin Timberlake's 'Suit & Tie'

    So what does David Fincher do after directing and executive producing a thirteen-hour political drama? He puts on a "Suit & Tie" of course. As we reported not too long ago, Fincher reteamed with his "The Social Network" star Justin Timberlake to helm the video for the fi...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    105

    Exclusive: David Fincher Directing Justin Timberlake's "Suit & Tie" Video Featuring Jay-Z

    It's hard to belive that it was seven years ago when Justin Timberlake dropped FutureSex/LoveSounds, his chart topping sophomore album, but since then the pop star turned actor, lining up parts in a wide range of films from the B-movie sleze of "Black Snake Moan," to the comedies "Bad Teacher" and "...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    11

    Jay-Z Producing Score for Baz Luhrmann's 'Great Gatsby'

    The first two trailers for Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby," both featuring the pulsing hip-hop beats of Kanye West-Jay-Z collaboration "Watch the Throne," let us know that this will be no ordinary F. Scott Fitzgerald adaptation...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Meet the Sundance Jury MembersThompson on Hollywood
  • Transformers 4Obviously: Mark Wahlberg Will Star In ...The Playlist
  • NabatMarrakech Film Festival Review: Distinctive, ...The Playlist