Decoded

Jay-Z’s ‘Decoded’ Wins Outdoor Grand Prix Ad Award
It's not a Pulitzer, but Jay-Z's book, 'Decoded,' is already winning awards. Yesterday (June 21), New York City-based advertising agency Droga5 won an Outdoor Grand Prix award for its "Jay-Z Decoded" advertising campaign at the Cannes Lions International Film Fe…
Jay-Z Previews ‘Decoded’ in New York Newspaper
From Miami swimming pools to Gucci jackets, Jay-Z has stayed creative with the Bing puzzles of his debut novel 'Decoded.' The literary MC seems to be getting used to being an author. He chose the New York Daily News to premiere his newest piece of 'Decoded' and received a rare by…
Jay-Z ‘Decoded’ Clue Can Be Found in Gucci Jacket
Over the past few weeks, Jay-Z has continued to preview excerpts from his upcoming memoir 'Decoded,' through a partnership with Microsoft search engine Bing. The viral marketing campaign provides fans with clues that point them toward unique locations – from Brooklyn to London &ndash…
Jay-Z Thinks Hip-Hop Has a Few Improvements to Make
Jay-Z will release his long-awaited first book 'Decoded' on Nov. 16, and while the text will use his lyrics to reflect on his personal journey, it also explores the global evolution of hip-hop. Now making the press rounds for his first foray into publishing, Hov is in elder statesman mode …
Jay-Z Partners With Bing to ‘Decode’ Memoir
Jay-Z has partnered with Microsoft search engine Bing to promote his upcoming memoir, 'Decoded,' in the weeks leading up to the book's Nov. 16 release. Beginning on Monday (Oct. 18), fans will be granted early access to pages from the memoir, if they have the patience to participate i…
Jay-Z Decodes ‘Most Kingz’ Verses
Green Lantern's 'Invasion Radio 2K10' mixtape brought Jay-Z's brilliant 'Most Kingz' verses back into public consciousness in a big way. The poetic raps lingered on a Funkmaster Flex freestyle session from 2006. Hov recently reached back to perform the song with Chris M…
Jay-Z Book Reading Scheduled for New York Public Library
Jay-Z has been referring to himself as the "greatest writer of the 21st century" for some time now, but with a new memoir on the way, he's about to have a chance to really back up that claim. The long-awaited 'Decoded' is actually in the pipeline for a November 16 release date and Hov will…

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