Jay-Z's Biggest Career Moments... So Far
With the arrival of 'Magna Carta Holy Grail,' we look at a varied path to stardom
Becomes first hip-hop act to headline Glastonbury
The U.K.'s massive Glastonbury Festival is among the most high-profile of all the myriad Euro summer fests, and over the years the headliners have included The Smiths, Radiohead, David Bowie, R.E.M., The Cure and dozens more. Although rappers were often featured on the undercard, it was clearly a rock-oriented event. But with millions of records sold -- and a rock-friendly fan base to boot -- Jay-Z finally shook things up in the English countryside, headlining in 2008 alongside Kings of Leon and the newly-reunited The Verve. Beyonce followed in his footsteps in 2011.