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Empire State of Mind

How Jay-Z Went from Street Corner to Corner Office

by Zack O'malley Greenburg

Hardcover, 246 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $25.95 |

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Empire State of Mind
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How Jay-Z Went from Street Corner to Corner Office
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Zack O'malley Greenburg

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An analysis of the business behind the rap artist's hip-hop empire draws on the insights of close friends and associates to cover such topics as his drug-marked youth, musical achievements, and urban-informed business savvy.