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Jay-Z, born Shawn Corey Carter on December 4, 1969, in Brooklyn, New York, is an iconic American rapper, songwriter, record executive, and entrepreneur. Rising to prominence in the mid-1990s, Jay-Z’s debut album, “Reasonable Doubt,” is widely regarded as a classic in hip-hop.

With numerous critically acclaimed albums, including “The Blueprint” and “The Black Album,” he has cemented his status as one of the greatest rappers of all time. Beyond music, Jay-Z is a savvy businessman, co-founding Roc-A-Fella Records, establishing the entertainment company Roc Nation, and launching the streaming service Tidal.

Married to pop superstar Beyoncé, Jay-Z is also known for his philanthropic efforts and advocacy for social justice. His influence spans across music, business, and culture, making him a global icon.