Jay-Z: A Biography of a Hip-Hop Icon

Jay-Z: A Biography of a Hip-Hop Icon

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by Jeff Burlingame
     
 

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One of the first singles from The Black Album, a famous Jay-Z record raps "What More Can I Say." But the real question is what more can this music legend do? From the platinum albums to the sold-out concerts to his Rocawear clothing brand, Jay-Z has done it all. He has sold some 50 million albums worldwide. He even has a sneaker named after him. From the Brooklyn

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One of the first singles from The Black Album, a famous Jay-Z record raps "What More Can I Say." But the real question is what more can this music legend do? From the platinum albums to the sold-out concerts to his Rocawear clothing brand, Jay-Z has done it all. He has sold some 50 million albums worldwide. He even has a sneaker named after him. From the Brooklyn projects to the corner office in Manhattan, Jay-Z made his own way, overcoming many obstacles. Author Jeff Burlingame explores the remarkably interesting life of this hip-hop icon.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781464404078
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2014
Series:
African-American Icons Series
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile:
1070L (what's this?)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

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