Jay-Z @ Shawn 'Jay-Z' Carter Foundation Carnival (crop 2)
Jay-Z at the Shawn Carter Foundation Carnival in September 2011.
Role Soundtrack executive producer
Date of Birth December 4, 1969
Origin Brooklyn, New York, United States

 Shawn Corey Knowles-Carter (born December 4, 1969), better known by his stage name Jay-Z, is an American rapper, record producer, entrepeneur, and ocassional actor. He is the executive producer of the soundtrack for the 2013 film The Great Gatsby, in which he also is featured.


Even though not appearing in the soundtrack, this songs are also used in the film.

  • "Who Gon Stop Me" (with Kanye West)
  • "Izzo (H.O.V.A.)"