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Beyonce and Jay-Z perform together at the 2014 Grammy Awards on Jan. 26, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Cliff Lipson / CBS
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Beyonce and Jay-Z are rumored to embark on a joint stadium concert tour in the U.S. in summer 2014. While it has yet to be confirmed, check out a list of 7 reasons why they should tour together.

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Beyonce appears in the 2013 music video Drunk in Love with Jay Z. - Provided courtesy of Columbia Records

Could Beyonce and Jay-Z embark on a joint tour together this summer?

According to a report that originated in Page Six, the musical couple are said to be launching a joint stadium concert tour in the United States that could begin as early as June 2014. Neither singer has commented about the report.

Britney Spears appears in the 1999 music video for the song Baby One More Time. - Provided courtesy of Jive Records

Love music from the 1990s? Check out photos of your favorite 90s music stars, then and now, and find out what they have been up to over the years. Includes Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Justin Timberlake and the Backstreet Boys.

Beyonce attends the after party following Jay-Zs concert at Carnegie Hall to benefit The United Way Of New York City and the Shawn Carter Foundation at the 40 / 40 Club on February 6, 2012 in New York City. - Provided courtesy of Kevin Mazur/WireImage

Beyonce showed off her post-baby body in a red dress at an after party following husband Jay-Z's benefit concert on Monday, Feb. 6, 2012. See photos!

Madonna performs at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Oct. 10, 2012. The Queen of Pop was on Jan. 24, 2014 announced as a performer for the 2014 Grammy Awards, which takes place on Jan. 26. - Provided courtesy of ROCKINEXPOSURES / Startraksphoto.com

The list of performers for the 56th annual Grammy Awards include the likes of Taylor Swift, Beyonce and husband Jay-Z, Daft Punk, Katy Perry and Madonna.

UPDATE: Check out a list of Grammy Awards performers announced so far by the Recording Academy, in alphabetical order:

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Jay-Z appears on the cover of the November 2013 issue of Vanity Fair. - Provided courtesy of Mario Testino / Vanity Fair

Rapper Jay-Z graces the cover of the November issue of Vanity Fair magazine, opening up about the early years of dating now-wife Beyonce and how his daughter, Blue Ivy, is a fan of his music.

In the magazine, Jay-Z, born Sean Carter, says that while his daughter Blue Ivy is only 18-months-old, she watches her mother, pop superstar Beyonce, in various concert videos on a computer nightly and that she enjoys listening to her father's latest album, "Magna Carta Holy Grail."

Beyonce appears at the 55th annual GRAMMY awards in Los Angeles, California on Feb. 10, 2013. - Provided courtesy of Kyle Rover / startraksphoto.com

After more than a decade since they first collaborated on the hits "03 Bonnie & Clyde" and "Crazy in Love," Beyonce and Jay-Z have proven to be one powerful celebrity couple.

It was announced on Sept. 19 that pop singer Beyonce, 32, and rap superstar Jay-Z, 43, topped Forbes list of highest-earning celebrity couples of 2013. The duo beat out fellow powerhouse couples Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis and pals Kanye West and Kim Kardashian for the title.

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Jay Z premiered the video for "Holy Grail," his latest single with Justin Timberlake, on Facebook on Thursday, Aug. 29.

The video, which can be viewed here (Warning: Video contains explicit language and images), will be exclusively on Facebook until noon on Aug. 30, according to Billboard, which also reports that Jay Z is the first major music artist to premiere a music video on the social media site.

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Jay-Z's newest album, "Magna Carta Holy Grail," will become available to everyone on Tuesday, July 9, and in an effort to promote his latest work, the rapper took to Twitter for a live chat where he answered questions from fans who used the #MCHG hashtag on Monday, July 8.

The 43-year-old not only answered questions about the new album, but he also answered questions about his favorite cereal, Miley Cyrus and joked with comedian Aziz Ansari about his favorite pasta dish of 2013.

Check out 15 facts Jay-Z revealed during his Twitter chat.

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One million lucky Jay-Z fans with a Samsung Galaxy smartphone will have a chance to get the rapper's new album for free starting on July 4.

The album, titled "Magna Carta Holy Grail," will be available for free to the first million smartphone owners who downloaded a special app on their Samsung Galaxy SIII, Galaxy S4 or the Galaxy Note II, according to USA Today.


Jay-Z's "Open Letter"-gate finally appears to be coming to a close.

President Barack Obama told NBC's "Today" show on Wednesday that he did not approve or have any advance knowledge of the rapper and his wife Beyonce's controversial trip to Cuba.

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Jay-Z is speaking out about he and wife Beyonce's recent trip to Cuba -- through song.

The 43-year-old rapper released his new track, "Open Letter," on April 11, seemingly defending his recent visit to the country. The song has racked up over 550,000 listens in 10 hours.

Beyonce performs the national anthem after President Barack Obamas ceremonial swearing-in ceremony during the 57th Presidential Inauguration. - Provided courtesy of ABCNews

Check out photos of Beyonce, Jay-Z, Katy Perry, John Mayer, Kelly Clarkson and other stars at the ceremonial swearing-in for President Barack Obama during the Presidential Inauguration on Jan. 21, 2013.

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Legendary music producer Paul Anka isn't too happy with Jay-Z.

The 71-year-old singer, actor and songwriter is set to release his upcoming album "Duets," which features collaborations with Willie Nelson, Michael Jackson, Dolly Parton and more. One artist who is not on the album? Jay-Z -- after he wouldn't return Anka's calls.

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Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter has joined forces with director Baz Luhrmann to executive produce and perform on the soundtrack for the upcoming film "The Great Gatsby," Warner Bros. Pictures, the studio behind the film, announced on Thursday, March 14.

According to a statement from Warner Bros. Pictures, Jay-Z will "bring the modern 'Jazz Age' energy of F. Scott Fitzgerald's original text to the big screen, procuring, performing, producing and arranging for a soundtrack featuring some of the world's top musical artists."


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