West got his big break in the year, when he began to produce for artists on Roc- A- Fella Records. It is only scratching the surface well, it is getting pretty extensive closer to the truth as time passes.West came to achieve recognition and is often credited with revitalizing Jay- Z' s career with his contributions to the rap mogul' s influential album The Blueprint.
Shawn Corey Carter ( born December 4, 1969), known professionally as Jay- Z ( stylized as JAY- Z), is an American rapper, entrepreneur, songwriter, and record producer. He is one of the most acclaimed rappers of all time.
Born and raised in New York City, Jay- Z began his musical career in the mid- 1980s, after which he released his debut studio album, Reasonable Doubt, in 1996, to widespread. Since neither Jay nor I have the full picture of all the work he has done over the years, this is by no means THE complete discography.