He just had to whisper something in my ear and I’d take care of it. And also I felt like I had that truth that Dame has in him. So, Jay Z know how to move in a room full of vultures. As his little brother, I needed to learn that technique because I got something that God want me to give the world.” Dash started his own imprint, Dame Dash Music Group, but it folded shortly thereafter, and he never regained his former glory.
In 1996, after the major labels passed on Jay Z’s debut album, “I was going at her, and Jay was going at her. Dash had signed his childhood pal Cam’ron to Roc-A-Fella—much to Jay’s chagrin—and attempted to install him in an executive post at the label, a move that was blocked by Jay.
He knew her before I did,” Dash told Hip-Hop Motivation. Furthermore, since Jay was planning his retirement after The Black Album, Dash was plotting his own future, rounding up a stable of artists he’d discovered.
“Solange was defending Beyoncé in the elevator because Solange finds Jay’s friendship with Rachel to be WAY too close for comfort and it makes Solange very uncomfortable,” a source told Hollywood Life.
“Beyoncé also confronted Rachel and said, ‘Don’t talk to my sister like that,’ after [Rachel] confronted Solange.”Roy has since been painted as the thirsty side chick scamming on Beyoncé’s man—she was Ali Larter in Obsessed—while Jay Z was the tempted, happily married husband, reduced to a meme-ified punchline.
On the track “Anger,” she stalks about a parking lot screaming, “If you try this shit again, you’re gon’ lose your wife,” before spiking her wedding ring at the camera.