Perpetual NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently introduced Jay-Z at the Yankees parade, "His song has become one of the newest anthems of the Yankees. Please welcome a great Yankee fan and a great New Yorker: Jay-Z." Meanwhile, 50 Cent can't even get permission to film a video in the entire city. Jay keeps winning. [RapUp]
First Trey Songz "Invented Sex." Then he made a video for it. "It's a groove record," Songz said. "It's got that knock at the same time. It's sexy at the same time. Conceptually, it's mind-blowing to tell a woman, 'You gonna think we invented sex when we're done.' That's where I am. Even with records like 'Say Aah,' conceptually I wanna think outside the box." Kids these days. [MTV]