Jay-Z, Meek Mill and more push for law that would stop New York prosecutors using rap lyrics as evidence

If passed, prosecutors would be required to provide "clear and convincing evidence" that lyrics cited as evidence are "literal, rather than figurative or fictional"

Ted Nugent on his Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame snub: “I don’t need it”

He's also doubled down on his criticism of some of the recent inductees

Jay-Z says his second album ‘In My Lifetime, Vol 1’ “haunts” him

The rapper discussed the record in a rare tweet

Kodak Black challenges Jay-Z to ‘VERZUZ’ battle, stakes 15 per cent of his back catalogue

It comes after Hova said there was "not a chance in hell" someone could take him on

Jay-Z says Frank Ocean “has some of the best music that we’ve ever heard”

Ocean has reportedly been “shopping” his next album to various labels

Jay-Z compares Beyoncé to Michael Jackson: “She’s an evolution of him”

“Beyoncé is gonna be one of the best singers we ever heard because she is such a student”

Jay-Z says there’s “not a chance in hell” someone could ‘VERZUZ’ battle him

It comes after Rick Ross said a battle with the rapper was "a possibility"

Beyoncé, Billie Eilish and Jonny Greenwood among those shortlisted for 2022 Oscars

The Academy has released shortlists for 10 categories including Original Song and Original Score

Rick Ross says ‘VERZUZ’ battle with JAY-Z is “a possibility”

He said it would be more a celebration than a battle, calling the legendary rapper a "one-of-one"

Pharrell on JAY-Z’s creative process: “He’s an odd guy”

The N.E.R.D and Neptunes hitmaker revealed that the Roc Nation rapper "writes in falsetto"