Tag: Van Jones

JAY-Z Talks #MeToo & Trump “Shithole” Comment With Van Jones

JAY-Z is the first ever guest on Van Jones’ new show on CNN premiered on Saturday (Jan 27th). Hov has been getting very candid in his interviews lately opening up about his private life and a bunch of other topics like politics in the age of Trump. During his sit down with Van Jones, JAY-Z spoke openly his the #MeToo movement, his marital struggles and Trump’s infamous “shithole” comment where he called countries in Africa that term. The “4:44” rapper calls the comments hurtful but says there needs to be a dialog if we are going to have any meaningful impact on racism in America. “It’s like disappointing and hurtful, it really is hurtful more or so, everyone feels anger, but after the anger it’s really hurtful because he’s looking...

Watch JAY-Z “Kill Jay Z” Footnotes Feat. Van Jones, Trevor Noah & Anthony Anderson

JAY-Z release some more footnotes for his single “Kill Jay Z” off his new album 4:44. The Roc Nation rapper has been releasing video clippings from the massive production over the last few weeks discussing the storyline with some famous faces. In the footnotes for “Kill Jay Z”, Van Jones, Trevor Noah, and Anthony Anderson opens up about ego and the struggles of black men in America. “I think your ego is always your best friend and your worst enemy,” Van Jones said. “If you’re an African American man then you have to have ego. If you have ambition then you have that engine of some ego to get you there and I think if you’re an African American man you have to have it twice because the grade is steeper the obstacles ...