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Jay Z has been definitely stepping up over the past few weeks in order to aid those around the world, who have been affected by the recent devastating hurricanes.
According to a recent report from TMZ, Jay Z lent his New York 40/40 club Manhattan location Wednesday, October 5th, for a special Disaster Relief event for Puerto Rico and the Hurricane Maria victims.
Jay Z also partnered with the cognac company D’Usse to provide free bottles of the liquor for guests who donated items or money to reliefs. The private event at 40/40 helped bring in over 200,000 supplies including flashlights, solar lamps, batteries, and school supplies.
Last night our first plane went out to PUERTO RICO it was very important that we sent it to AGUADILLA they really going threw the most thank you market America, its a 10, TI , Kevin Hart, Khaled, Rashad Belhasa,just to name a few who have donated Big Money and of course WE THE PEOPLE Tidal.com/PuertoRico please donate
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Jay Z’s TIDAL also partnered with Fat Joe to deliver the supplies on a private plane, in which the first aircraft took off Wednesday night.
Jay is also headlining the Tidal X Brooklyn showcase at the Barclay’s center on October 17th.
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