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Movie News - Jay-z will score 'The Great Gatsby'. The iconic rapper - real name Sean Carter - has teamed up with music producer The Bullitts to produce several tracks for the soundtrack of the Baz Luhrmann-directed period drama which is due for release later this year. Jeymes Samuel of The Bullitts confirmed the news via his Twitter account. He wrote: ''Jay-z and myself have been working tirelessly on the score for the upcoming #Classic 'The Great Gatsby'! It is too Dope for words!'' 'The Great Gatsby' is an adaptation of the 1925 F. Scott Fitzgerald novel of the same name about a young man, Nick Carraway (played by 'Spider-Man' star Tobey Maguire) whose fortunes change after meeting the enigmatic Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio). The film also stars Carey Mulligan ('Shame'), Joel Edgerton ('Zero Dark Thirty') and »

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