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Swizz Beatz

  1. the week in rap
    This Week in Rap MusicFrom slick ’70s drug rap to vital California storytelling, and everything in between.
  2. How Hip-Hop Producer Swizz Beatz Is Disrupting the Art WorldAnd then disrupted the Gallery-Industrial Complex. 
  3. black lives matter
    Jay Z, Miguel, and Swizz Beatz Pen Protest SongsThe tracks are in response to the deadly shootings of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and police officers in Dallas.
  4. baby photos
    Alicia Keys’s New Baby Photo Is AdorableHello, Genesis Ali Dean!
  5. babies
    Alicia Keys Gives Birth to Baby Boy His name is Genesis Ali.
  6. Swizz Beatz Wants to Change the Art World The rapper, producer, painter, and collector shows the scope of his ambition in Miami.
  7. radio vulture
    Rosen: 10 Reasons I Hate Jay-Z’s Samsung Ad It’s the dorkiest thing Jay-Z has ever been associated with.
  8. the law
    Swizz Beatz Isn’t Quite Off the Hook for MegauploadHe’s named in the latest filings.
  9. party chat
    Swizz Beatz on the Lost Nas–Frank Ocean Song“It seemed like something that was just never finished, that’s all.”
  10. videology
    Allen Iverson Is in This Swizz Beatz–A$AP Rocky VideoWatch “Street Knock.”
  11. swizz beatz
    Listen to ‘Street Knock,’ From Swizz Beats Featuring A$AP RockyFYI, “b*tches say [they’re] cocky.”
  12. the law
    Swizz Beatz Is Not Megaupload’s CEO, It Turns Out“He was negotiating to become the CEO, but it was never official.”
  13. out on the weekend
    This Weekend’s Concerts, From My Morning Jacket to Waka Flocka FlamePlus: Drake, Arrested Development, Foo Fighters …
  14. clickables
    Hear the New Swizz Beatz Track Featuring RakimIt’s Monster Monday (i.e. Swizz’s day of the week to release free tracks). This one is called “King Tut,” and it thankfully has no samples from the Steve Martin song.
  15. higher education
    Swizz Beatz Is Basically a College Professor NowSwizz will assist in the process of “teaching students the skills of creative entrepreneurship for the music industry.”
  16. clickables
    Hear ‘DJ Play the Beat,’ a New Track From Swizz Beatz and EstelleIt’s part of the hip-hop producer’s new “Monster Mondays” series.
  17. babies
    Alicia Keys Gave Birth to a Baby BoyHis name is Egypt.
  18. clickables
    Download Lloyd Banks’s New Track, ‘Start It Up,’ Featuring Kanye and Swizz BeatzAlso Ryan Leslie and Fabolous.
  19. music
    Download Kanye, Jay-Z, and RZA’s New Track, ‘So Appalled’The latest in Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Friday MP3 giveaway.
  20. music
    Download Kanye West’s New Song, ‘Lord Lord Lord,’ Featuring Mos Def, Swizz Beatz, and RaekwonA mellow, seven-and-a-half-minute MP3.
  21. music
    Download The Essential Swizz Beatz, a Free 70-Song MixtapeThree free mixtapes, actually, featuring a decade of Beatz-ified songs.
  22. music
    Download Jay-Z and Swizz Beatz’s Kanye West Remix, ‘Power’Complete with a Norman Mailer name-drop.
  23. weddings!
    Also Married Today: Lisa SimpsonAnd Alicia Keys.
  24. music
    Hear a New Jay-Z Track, ‘Ultra,’ Featuring Swizz BeatsIt’s apparently a reference track for Diddy.
  25. music
    Hear Swizz Beats and Busta Rhymes’s Unofficial Iron Man 2 Anthem, ‘Stop the Party’Not so catchy.
  26. music
    Watch How Swizz Beats Turned Justice’s ‘D.A.N.C.E.’ Into Jay-Z’s ‘On to the Next One’Takes a little explaining, but it’s pretty awesome.
  27. right-click
    Jay-Z, Bono, and Rihanna Won’t Leave You StrandedWhat’d you think of their collaboration?
  28. friendship
    How Bono and Swizz Beats Became Best FriendsHow did this unlikely pair hook up?
  29. collaborations
    Swizz Beatz, Bono, and Jay-Z Have Something to Say About Haiti“They need us!”
  30. satanism
    Jay-Z Doesn’t Worship the Devil When Swizz Beats Is AroundOr at all.
  31. friends
    Bono and Swizz Beatz, BFFWe have photographic proof.
  32. comebacks
    Chris Brown Kicks Off Comeback With Karate-Filled New VideoIt’s the music video you’ve surely been waiting for!
  33. right-click
    New Chris Brown Track More Awkward Than You Might ImagineA fantasy of zombified women made to do men’s bidding? You betcha.
  34. slideshow
    Slideshow: Onstage, T.I. Brings Out the Big Guns (By Which We Mean Rappers)No rap show would be complete without a parade of guests — and T.I. brought out some biggies: Lupe Fiasco, Swizz Beatz, and — Hov! — Jay-Z.
  35. right-click
    New Beck Song Leaves Small Carbon FootprintAlso: New music from Swizz Beatz and Mike Patton!
  36. the industry
    Edward Norton to Star in ‘Leaves of Grass’ — Really!Plus industry news on Angelina Jolie, Samuel L. Jackson, and Snake Eyes.
  37. right-click
    N.O.R.E. and Swizz Beatz: Two Great Tastes, Etc.John Coltrane? The Decemberists? Jordin Sparks? Okay!
  38. right-click
    Jay-Z Totally Shames Swizz BeatzSpoon, Jesca Hoop & The Ditty Bops, and more!