Born Shawn Carter in New York City in 1970, Jay-Z enjoys the kind of rags-to-riches success that few can only dream of. On the strength of seven consecutive best-selling albums, Jay-Z quickly established himself and Roc-A-Fella as powerful forces in the music industry. This biography traces the meteoric rise of Jay-Z.

Jay-Z 2007, Checkmark Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791097298

Trade paperback

Jay-Z 2007, Chelsea House Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791095515