Jigga is back...
Daniel Melia

10:47 26th June 2006

Jay-Z is reportedly recording a new album with a host of his high profile Hip Hop friends.

According to the Rolling Stone the rap legend has returned to the studio even though he announced his retirement three years ago.

The new album will feature appearances from Kanye West, Scott Starch and Dr Dre who’ve all been recording tracks with him.

Starch said of the new material: “I’m working with Jay-Z on his new album. (It’s) the first time we ever really worked together. We got some fire.”

Its another indication that Jay-Z is looking to get back in the game after announcing a UK arena tour, the dates are:

Manchester, MEN – September 21
Glasgow, SECC – 22
Birmingham, SECC – 23
London, Wembley Arena – 24
Dublin, The Point - 26

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