That’s a sharp contrast seen in this 1998 MTV interview. Others stress to the point where it becomes an obsession, especially with close friends tying the knot and starting families. Basically, distractions were available by the pound. “I loved the women I was with…I loved things about them, but I’ve never been in love. I never felt that forever type of thing,” the then-29-year-old and very-much-so single Jay Z said. It’s also a topic 20-somethings battle on a daily basis. For Jay, very little concern (if any) for married life, let alone fatherhood seemed to be at the forefront of his list of, well, “problems.” In ’98, he saw the beginning of his commercial peak with the massively successful . He continued, “I’ve never been away from anyone and be like I can’t wait to get back to them. Even by those low standards, there are some Hollywood pairings so brief or unexpected that you really could have blinked and missed them; if it weren't for the tabloids, you wouldn't even necessarily believe they were for real.They were, they really were though, and in some cases, there are even photos to prove it.Rosario recently said of their relationship, "It's not like we announced our relationship, so it's not like we're going to announce our breakup. He's wonderful and we dated longer than people think we did.Long before his relationship with Beyoncé, Jay Z was known for being a player and he is also rumoured to have dated a lot of women.Rocafella was taking shape into the unstoppable force it became until he and Dame Dash had a falling out seven years later.
Kim also once sat courtside at a Lakers game with Halle Berry's baby-daddy Gabriel Aubry; that relationship reportedly lasted less than a month and extremely aggravated Halle.When he was 12, Jay-Z shot his brother Eric for stealing his ring.However, his brother did not press charges and even went so far as to apologise for his crack addiction when Jay-Z went to visit him in hospital.Everyone loves a good "Throwback Thursday" picture, but we don't think anyone could top what Rosario Dawson tweeted this week: a photo of her and Jay-Z hanging out.In the photo, Dawson is wearing a shirt and pants her dress. Lena Dunham gets scientific and contemplates how global warming has basically eliminated the best season ever, Chrissy Teigen praises that shopping mall staple, Auntie Annes, and Mickey Boardman rounds up the list with a truly touching tweet in reference to Annabel Tollman's sudden death.