Jay-Z shines through music in ‘The Great Gatsby’

May 14, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Lilly Workneh, theGrio Director Baz Luhrmann took on the task of re-inventing F. Scott’s Fitzgerald’s classic novel The Great Gatsby and delivered it to the big screen. But he also had a big assist from one of the film’s executive producers: Jay-Z. Luhrmann’s modern take delivers a piece of the 1920s to an audience far removed from an era filled with flapper fashion and jazz melodies. But th...

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