Jay-Z Best Rapper Alive ... In the 1930's?!? 1 5/9/2013 3:30 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF TMZ TV Jay-Z's more than a powerful rapper -- he's a freakin' time traveler! That's the 100% believable buzz now that a grainy 1933 pic of a Hova look-alike has surfaced. Young Forever!Check out TMZ on TV -- click here to see your local listings!