Jay Z's Shawn Carter Foundation helps low-income students “further their education at institutions of higher learning" by providing scholarships both in the U.S. and abroad.

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Reports have surfaced that Jay Z is lying about his age to assist with his career. According to Star, of Star and Bucwild, Jay is 50 and not 44 as he claims to be.

"I shouldn't blow this up, maybe because he doesn't promote it publicly, but Jay-Z and I are the same age," star told a caller on his radio show Star: Live and Direct. Insisting that the two are in fact "age mates" he continued, "I will be 50 on May 3. He's 43, 42... that's just media bull****!"