Jay-Z Jeep Who Killed the Jay-Z Jeep? by Zack O'Malley Greenburg (Ft. MC Serch) 33

The New York Times' Wheels blog also caught wind of this would-be vehicle and interviewed me about it.

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Jay-Z Blue Who Killed the Jay-Z Jeep? by Zack O'Malley Greenburg (Ft. MC Serch) 33

A color patented by Hov, this was the brainchild of marketing guru Steve Stoute, as you’ll see further down in this story.

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The ringtone, fittingly, is Jay-Z’s “Empire State of Mind” Who Killed the Jay-Z Jeep? by Zack O'Malley Greenburg (Ft. MC Serch) 33

Fitting, because “Empire State of Mind” is the title of the book for which I was interviewing Serch.

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That makes me think he’s about leap out of my phone and into my office Who Killed the Jay-Z Jeep? by Zack O'Malley Greenburg (Ft. MC Serch) 33

You should have heard him! He was royally peeved.

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I been doin this shit for over ten years I Get Money (Forbes 1, 2, 3 Remix) by 50 Cent (Ft. Diddy & Jay Z) 13

Remember “No Way Out”?

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Just call me Forbes.com I Get Money (Forbes 1, 2, 3 Remix) by 50 Cent (Ft. Diddy & Jay Z) 13

Jay-Z has been popping up on Forbes.com with increasing frequency since 2007. Most recent: a video interview with Steve Forbes and Warren Buffett.

He’s also the subject of an unauthorized biography written by a Forbes staffer (yours truly).

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I'm back clubbing, Ace of Spades bubbly
Drink it from the bottle, who the fuck need a bucket?
I Get Money (Forbes 1, 2, 3 Remix) by 50 Cent (Ft. Diddy & Jay Z) 13

Jay-Z is not only drinking champagne, but making money off of it.

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Face on the Forbes in '94 I did it I Get Money (Forbes 1, 2, 3 Remix) by 50 Cent (Ft. Diddy & Jay Z) 13

Diddy’s actually wrong here — first time he had his face on the Forbes was in 1999, alongside Jerry Seinfeld.

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Ken
May 19th, 2013

Actually, Zack, I think Diddy means in 1994 he did it, as in Bad Boy’s success with Biggie’s first album. Might need a comma — “Face on the Forbes, in ‘94 I did it”

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But my lawyer's so good that Diddy got aquitted I Get Money (Forbes 1, 2, 3 Remix) by 50 Cent (Ft. Diddy & Jay Z) 13

Having this guy around also helped.

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A lotta money on this record man, I like being around money man
It's three the hard way baby, you know my mothafuckin' name
I Get Money (Forbes 1, 2, 3 Remix) by 50 Cent (Ft. Diddy & Jay Z) 13

Diddy is reiterating the fact that the three rappers on this song are worth a truckload of money — over $1 billion, to be exact.

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