Jay-Z Nation Coming To Sirius
November 2, 2007 at 12:19 PM (PT)
SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO will have JAY-Z will take over SIRIUS' "Hip-Hop Nation" (Channel 40) for one week. JAY-Z NATION will premiere on NOVEMBER 5th at 5p ET. The launch of JAY-Z NATION coincides with the release of "American Gangster," JAY-Z's new album in stores on NOVEMBER 6th. The channel will feature music from "American Gangster" as well as other JAY-Z songs and will include personal introductions by the artist himself. JAY-Z will also play some of his other favorite hip-hop artists and discuss what each means to him.
"JAY-Z is one of the preeminent creative forces in the music industry. Over the last decade, he has truly changed the face of hip-hop and music culture," said SIRIUS Pres./ Entertainment and Sports SCOTT GREENSTEIN. "We are excited to have him take over our airwaves and provide our listeners with this unique and exclusive experience."