After beefing with Funk Flex via radio rants, an online tabloid started a rumor that Jay Z was buying Hot 97. Ebro, the station’s former program director and current Morning Show host, played along with the joke before shutting down the rumors. The well-known hip-hop figure also took the time out to challenge online publications to hold a higher standard and to be accountable for their content. Stream a clip directly from the Ebro in the Morning below.
Ebro shuts down the rumors of Jay Z buying Hot 97, but played along with the joke throughout the morning show.