Saturday 19 August, 2017

Jay Z visits Jamaica, records at Tuff Gong

Rap superstar Jay Z leaves the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in Kingston on Friday. (PHOTO: Marlon Reid)

Rap superstar Jay Z leaves the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in Kingston on Friday. (PHOTO: Marlon Reid)

Rap superstar and businessman Jay Z spent approximately a day in Jamaica, leaving the island on Friday afternoon.

The visit included a recording session at the famous Tuff Gong Studio in Kingston with Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Loop News understands. 

Marley, according to Loop sources, took a break from his global tour to link up with the rap star.

Jay Z (left) with Damian Marley and veteran reggae artiste Sister Nancy. (PHOTO: LARGE UP)

It is understood that Jay Z arrived in the island Thursday afternoon. He stayed at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel, leaving the facility around 1:00 pm Friday.

Loop News photographer Marlon Reid captured Jay Z leaving the hotel, on his way to depart the island.

Marley's brother, Christian Tavares-Finson with 'Jigga'.

 

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