Shawn Corey Carter also known as (Jay'Z) is one of the most successful rappers and entrepreneurs in the world. Born In Brooklyn, NewYork Shawn Carter is a Brooklyn Native. He has worked with other hip hop icon Biggie Smalls. He is responsible for owning music, shares in sports and co creating Rocawear. He began selling music out of his car with Damon Dash and Kareem Briggs.