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Jay-Z has a Scott Boras dis on his new album

Jul 3, 2013, 9:37 PM EDT

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Scott Boras admitted to FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal in April that he was blindsided by Robinson Cano‘s decision to abruptly leave the Boras Corporation for a new sports agency started by rap mogul Jay-Z. So it’s probably safe to say that Boras is not going to like this:

[Jay-Z], who recently began work as a sports agent with his Roc Nation Sports, took a shot at Boras in a song off his upcoming new album.

“Scott Boras, you over baby. Robinson Cano, you coming with me,” Jay-Z raps on the song “Crown,”’s Darren Rovell has confirmed.

That’s from ESPN New York. “Magna Carta Holy Grail” — Jay-Z’s 13th solo LP — hits shelves and iPods and blank CDs on Thursday.

Scott Boras issued a response via CBS Sports’ Scott Miller. Sadly, it was not in the form of a dis song:

  1. buffalomafia - Jul 4, 2013 at 8:16 AM

    Word to your mother!

  2. jpat2424 - Jul 4, 2013 at 8:40 AM

    Jay Z is a D Bag

    • fanofevilempire - Jul 4, 2013 at 11:00 AM

      yeah, half a billion and counting D-Bag!

  3. icanspeel - Jul 4, 2013 at 12:36 PM

    Like him or not.. Jay-Z is smart since that small diss made posts on other sites advertising his album for him

    • andy peoplez singleton - Jul 4, 2013 at 6:12 PM

      This has already received more attention than it deserved. It’s all in good humor, stop making it out for more than it is. Jay-Z = marketing guru


  4. straightouttavtown - Jul 4, 2013 at 12:54 PM

    Hate on Boras all you want, but let’s face it, if you’re a smart baseball player, would you hire an agent who had played baseball professionally, has a law degree, and a long track record of negotiating record setting contracts or a rapper who never played baseball or any sport professionally, didn’t even graduate from high school, and most likely don’t even know how to read a contract? Whoever signed with Jay-Z is an ignorant groupie who is getting used by Jay-Z. Now I grew up listening to Jay-Z, but I wouldn’t hire him as my agent if I play baseball. I’d rather go with Boras.

    • andy peoplez singleton - Jul 4, 2013 at 6:18 PM

      Jay-Z is not negotiating their contracts, he is representing all of their interests. If you were a young athlete, wouldn’t you want to follow a guy who made himself a mogul from an upbringing in the projects?

      “From Marcy to Madison Square, to the only thing that matters in just a matter of years…”


      For educated and enlightening sports commentary

  5. gibbskins9 - Jul 4, 2013 at 1:35 PM

    Let’s face Jay-z is only getting clients because of his name not his talent, his fame will fade out as an agent.

  6. louhudson23 - Jul 4, 2013 at 4:29 PM


  7. dezertfox4323 - Jul 6, 2013 at 9:55 PM

    Yes, Jay-Z cannot enunciate, speak well, sing or play an instrument. He has no real artistic talent, hence the reason he gets rich off uneducated ghetto people. He is a jackass as well, frog eyed piece of filth.

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