Shawn Corey Carter, famously known by his stage name Jay Z is probably the most successful hip hop businessman of our generation. He was born on December 4th and grew up in the Marcy Houses projects in Brooklyn. And what happened afterwards you already know.
I'm hungry for knowledge. The whole thing is to learn every day, to get brighter and brighter. That's what this world is about.
Ace Hood] Mama went and got it, daddy never home Started learning from the streets, but I know my heat a chrome Never sold no kind of dope, just a real nigga Take the canned foods, I'm tryna get a real dinner Get your money stacked, your paper keep away the feds Keep it real and fuck a hater What my brother said Keep my head high, nevermind them local jokers Every day that I wake, I grind Gotta make that monthly quota Way too legit to quit though Can't stop, no way, no slow-mo Gotta feed the team and my kin folk Think of all the stress that I've been through Way too much fuckin problems Way too much fuckin bills By any means necessary, gotta see my momma in Can you come, hang with me? Gwen Stefani And if I had to give you more It's only been a year Now I got my foot through the door And I aint goin nowhere It took a while to get me in And I'm gonna take my time Don't fight that bull shit in your ear Now let me blow ya mind [Eve] They wanna bank up, crank up, makes me dizzy? Magic, Marley Marl I let my tape rock 'til my tape popped Smokin weed and bamboo, sippin on private stock Way back, when I had the red and black lumberjack with the hat to match Remember Rappin' Duke?
Then Jay took over Twitter for a few hours earlier in the week, reinventing the retweet and creating new trending hashtags. Speaking with The Hollywood Reporter, Mr. Belafonte said this:.
Description: I do this in my sleep. The whole thing is to learn every day, to get brighter and brighter. You look at someone like Gandhi, and he glowed.
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old rap quotes, rap sayings, and rap proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources. Sometimes I feel like rap music is almost the key to stopping racism. Rappers wear diamonds to compensate for a lack of fashion sense.
In fact, when I first started this blog almost 3 years ago now, I wrote an article on the 10 success tips from Jay-Z for entrepreneurs. Can you believe that? If you take a look at the article I mentioned above, it goes into more detail about how Jay-Z is not only a successful hip hop artist, but also an accomplished entrepreneur and investor.
No Church in the Wild ft. Blood stains the Coliseum doors. Lies on the lips of a priest. Thanksgiving disguised as a feast.
His lyrical brilliance is second-to-none, and he does things on the mic that most of us could never dream of. But one interesting thing about money, power and fame is that it can make you very defensive and sometimes even a little arrogant. Just who I am, just like Obama is.