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This Bud's For Jay-Z

10/19/2006 7:07 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Jay-ZJay-Z has traded in his Cristal for some Budweiser.

The rapper, who recently revealed he would no longer support Cristal after one of the brand's execs made statements Jay-Z found to be racist, is joining forces with Anheuser-Busch to become the new co-brand director for Budweiser Select.

Jay-Z will sit in on development sessions and give his marketing expertise to the St. Louis based beverage company.

The music mogul, who recently came out of "retirement," already appears in a Bud Select commercial that aired earlier this week.

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Puh der Baer    

Low-class beer for a no-class bitch.

2927 days ago
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THE BIG HOMIE    

to puh der baer how can u say jay-z dont have no class u the bitchand u dont class faggot

2927 days ago
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We, are not amused.    

"Double AA's*", rap, guns and beer...this is a joke, right?


*For those offended by the use of another word

2927 days ago
4.

Puh der Baer    

Oh, sorry 'Big Homo'....I forgot he's a mama's BOY, too...

2926 days ago
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Informative    

Cristal--Beer= Perfect fit for hyped up trash like him. Beyonce need to dump this loser fast, I can't wait to hear his new album it'll show that even though he's wearing suits now. He's just a ghetto thug with ghetto mentalities that hurt the community. Why can't she find a respected black man with class.

2926 days ago
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Dark Knight    

Definitely a good move for Anheuser Busch. Featuring Jay-Z, Dale Earnhardt Jr, Danica Patrick and other stars that are hot right now is a good marketing strategy. It trumps Miller, which has some funny commercials, but to be honest it's filled with a bunch of has beens.

2926 days ago
7.

p1tey1    

Luvs me some Jay-Z.

Good move for Busch!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

To all the haters....Don't be jealous!!!!! Jay-Z doesn't care what you think of him. While you're sitting at home, with your sad, pathetic, miserable lives this man is doing his thing and getting RICHER AND RICHER.

Don't hate!!!!!!!!!!!!

2926 days ago
8.

tasha    

People who talk junk about someone who is doing big things for themselves should stop drinking the HATERADE!!!! This man is doing great things and I encourage him to keep up the good work.

2926 days ago
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p1tey1    

I love Jay-Z!!!!!!!

Anyone who has a problem with him is a hater and J-E-A-L-O-U-S!!!!

Don't hate fools........................MASTURBATE!!!!

2926 days ago
10.

We, are not amused.    

Ever notice that Jay-Z looks like Joe Camel? Rock on my "doubleA*", rock on!


* For those who find the use of another word, offesive!
(How's that TMZ?)

2926 days ago
11.

Informative    

First of all Jay-Z is an entertainer. Entertainers get talked about. If God came to me and ask me to trade places with that ugly fu**k I would say no thank you.

He's the ugliest man in the world Beyonce and Jay's kids will be comical. There's no saving the kids like Russell and Kimora. Russell just aged a little you can tell he was handsome just look at Run from Run-DMC. But Jay-Z.

He's just someone you love to bring down because he's an undercover thug, trashy, no respect for women, Biggie idolizing, inarticulate, out of shape, pathetic loser. And just like JANET JACKSON---BEYONCE needs to think about what man she links herself to. You want the world to respect you not laugh behind your back. Money doesn't= real respect. So please list why ANYONE would be jealous of Jay-Z. He even got confused because Beyonce might be famous with her fans, but in real life industry guys weren't busting down the doors for her, she's extremely shy and wack in real life.

2926 days ago
12.

TomM    

Does in come in 40s?

2926 days ago
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moretocome    

In a tux drinking Budweiser??? Isn’t that an oxymoron?

2925 days ago
14.

georgez68    

is it me or is Jay-Z extremely unattactive or a bit strange looking. he almost looks like a cartoon caractor. not trying to be mean, just saying it as it is. Don't know how she got a peice of ass like Beyonce

2923 days ago

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