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Westside Gunn Salutes Jay Electronica, Teases He Could be Joining Griselda

Is the Griselda Records roster about to get deeper? Westside Gunn hopped on Instagram and teased Jay Eletronica joining the collective. “Shout out to Jay Electronica. Jay Electronica might be Griselda,” Gunn said. “Y’all might not know what the fuck we doing behind the scenes, man. Jay Electronica might be Griselda. Yeah, for real. Ask him, see what he tells you. You heard it first.”
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Jay Electronica Calls Out Wack 100 Over Nation of Islam Comments: ‘I Got That Fire You Looking For’

Jay Electronica is fed up with Wack 100’s recent comments about the Nation of Islam. The acclaimed MC took to Instagram and Twitter on Monday to respond to the manager’s recent claims made during a Clubhouse conversation with Brother Ben X. The moment came when Wack inquired about the money raised during the 1995 Million Man March, and where it went. The event, per the Chicago Tribune, was called for by Louis Farrakhan and saw roughly 837,000 Black men appear at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., and raised an estimated $245,000.
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Take This: Win Two Tickets to Jay Electronica at 1720

Jay Electronica is considered one of the most elusive artists in the hip hop game. It’s been too long since he last played Los Angeles and it’s finally time he brings his written testimony to 1720 and preach. We’re giving away two shows to this sure-to-be unforgettable performance. I imagine it ain’t gonna happen again in a long time.
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Jay Electronica Honors Louis Farrakhan With New Face Tattoo

Jay Electronica took to Instagram on Sunday to reveal a new face tattoo he received in honor of Louis Farrakhan, the current leader of the Nation of Islam. The tattoo, which was done by London-based tattoo artist Olivier Tattoo, features the name “Farrakhan” written above Jay Elect’s left eyebrow. The Roc Nation rapper posted a clip of his face tat backed by his and Westside Gunn’s Hitler Wears Hermes 8: Side B collaboration “Free Kutter.”
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Jay Electronica Celebrates Drake, Kanye West, and The Game on Twitter

Jay Electronica must have been deep in his TIDAL bag this weekend. In a stretch of tweets, Jay Elect saluted bars and music from Drake, Kanye West, The Game, and Hit-Boy. Jay Electronica tapped into Drake’s Certified Lover Boy and thinks his work on “Champagne Poetry” was strong enough to put his face up with the greats.
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Jay Electronica Posts Texts With Kanye About ‘Donda 2’ and Wanting to Drop a Verse on “Eazy”

Ye has started work on the sequel to his 10th studio album Donda, and he and Jay Electronica are looking to work together again. The ever-cryptic Jay, who released his long-awaited debut album A Written Testimony in 2020, shared with his social media followers a series of texts he exchanged with Kanye West. Electronica previously showed up on “Jesus Lord” on Donda, and their latest messages indicate he could turn up on its sequel, too.
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Russ Releases ‘Chomp 2’ Feat. Jay Electronica, Wale, The Game and More

Russ has lined himself up with some of the best stars in rap for the second edition of his Chomp album series. Joining Russ to rap on the album is Jadakiss, Snoop Dogg, Jay Electronica, The Game, Big Sean, Wale, Joey Bada$$, and more. An elite list of producers including Jake One, Boi-1da, Harry Fraud, DJ Premier, 9th Wonder, Statik Selektah, and Bink! lend their services.
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Russ Releases ‘CHOMP 2’ Album Feat. Jadakiss, Jay Electronica, Big Sean, Wale, Lloyd Banks, More

Russ is finally releasing his new project CHOMP 2 tomorrow. However, he did something unique for an artist of his stature. He offered the project to fans for $4 as a direct download one day before it comes out wide on streaming services everywhere. On Tuesday, fans were sent an email to download the project along with a 30% discount code for the associated merch.
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Westside Gunn Releases ‘Hitler Wears Hermes 8’ Side B Feat. Jay Electronica, Tyler, The Creator, More

Westside Gunn dropped his Hitler Wears Hermes 8: Sincerely Adolf project in late August, right in the midst of Kanye West releasing DONDA and all of the drama with Drake. For many, that overshadowed this release. But as the Griselda rapper has acknowledged, many also felt that it was the best project of the bunch. He wrote on Instagram, “had the best album, Some say AOTY or Top 3, ALOT say classic and it’s the best of the series and that was just Side A”.
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