Posts Tagged ‘Swizz Beatz’

Swizz Beatz is making sure his wife Alicia Keys’ new cd ‘Girl on Fire’ is a success.
While rallying support may be one way to ensure her album does well – apparently his method is to just buy as many as his checkbook will allow…

Native New Yorker Swizz Beatz is giving back to his city .
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Early this year, super producer Swizz Beatz got caught up in the Mega Upload piracy case because he was listed as the company owner – which he quickly denied.

Unfortunately, the Feds weren’t so quick to take his word for it…  (more…)

Kayne West has some major explaining to do to super producer and close friend Swizz Beatz. Beatz was left looking seriously suspect when Yeezy bailed on an appearance at a fundraiser for the charter school Swizz Beatz sponsors in New York. And guess who he decided to send in his place? (more…)

 

 

Last night it was a veritable who’s who in hip hop, sports and reality television on the red carpet at the reopening of Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club in New York City. Luxury cars and SUVs with tinted windows didn’t stop coming down the blocked off street. One Maybach made its way too.  (more…)

Last week, a host of celebrity pals including T.I., Stephen Baldwin, Carmelo Anthony, wife Alicia Keys and Russell Simmons joined Swizz Beatz as he unveiled the first chrome-colored Lotus. Currently, Swizz is the VP of Creative Design and Global Marketing for the British auto brand. We found ourselves scratching our heads and wondered, “just how many jobs does Swizz Beatz have?”

With James Brown deceased, the Grammy award winner is ripe for the title of “The Hardest Working Man in Show Business.” We’ve noticed he’s got quite a few titles under his belt and quite frankly, we’re not sure how he makes time to produce music for the likes of Beyonce, Jay-Z, Chris Brown, T.I., Busta Rhymes, Whitney Houston and other chart toppers.

Here’s a run down of Swizz’s many roles:

  • Creative Director, Reebok
  • DJ
  • Painter
  • Producer
  • Producer in Residence, New York University’s Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music
  • Rapper
  • Toy Ambassador, Hasbro
  • Vice President of Creative Design and Global Marketing, Lotus

Mr. Hedley, the hardworking Jamaican father popularized by  Damon Wayans on “In Living Color” would approve.

Stay tuned to MSDTV for more on Swizz Beatz’s entrepreneurial endeavors.

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