Gloria Carter


Gloria Carter, JAY-Z’s Mother, Honored With GLAAD’s Special Recognition Award

The activist received the Special Recognition Award for her fortitude that was recorded on her son, JAY-Z's "Smile" melody


JAY-Z Talks His Mother’s Coming Out Story On David Letterman’s Netflix Show

JAY-Z revealed he cried tears of joy after his mother came out to him.


Gloria Carter Will Be Recognized At The GLAAD Media Awards

Congratulations are due to JAY-Z's mom.


JAY-Z’s Mother Gloria Carter Comes Out As Lesbian On Touching Duet, “Smile”

"Love who you love, because life isn’t guaranteed."


Shawn Carter Foundation & eBay Team Up For Special College Campaign

The foundation is ran by Gloria Carter, the mother of Jay Z.


Jay-Z’s Mom Says Son ‘Melts’ When Blue Ivy Says ‘Papa’

Jay-Z is one proud papa. Mom Gloria Carter told US Weekly that her son is a great father to 16-month-old Blue Ivy Carter,…