Jay-Z to score "Great Gatsby" film

Published On: Jan 03 2013 11:37:24 AM EST

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No. 18: Jay-Z ($42 million, tie)

Jay-Z has reportedly been signed by director, Baz Luhrmann, to produce an original score for the upcoming adaptation of The Great Gatsby.

The news was leaked via Twitter, when Jeymes Samuels of the The Bullitts tweeted, “Jay-Z and myself have been working tirelessly on the score for the upcoming #CLASSIC The Great Gatsby! It is too DOPE for words!”

The Great Gatsby starring Leonardo DiCaprio hits theaters May 10th, 2013.


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