The life of JAY Z

His early life

Shawn Corey Carter AKA JAY Z grew up in Brooklyn New York Marcy projects. He was the youngest of four children and his father left his family when Shawn was 11. He went to Whitney high school in Brooklyn New York

His challenges and successes

He had many challenges like he grew up around drugs and violence and his father left when he was only 11 and grew up poor. He became a rapper to escape all the pain he had. He also was music producer, and actor.

people who inspired him

His legacy

His legacy

Jay z legacy is being one of the best rappers ever and for his helpful words.

Fun facts

He married Beyonce Knowles. He retried 2003 after hi back to black album. He came back 2006 with his Kingdom come album.