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Jay-Z
99 problems

THE SONG
Taken fromalbum The black album
Written byJay-Z
LabelDef Jam
Genrerap
THE VIDEO
CountryUSA
Formatmusic video
Statusreleased and aired
First airedApril 25, 2004 (week of April 19, 2004)
Known to have aired onMTV 2 Europe (UK), Viva Polska (Poland), ZTV Norge (Norway)
Filmedin February 2004
Shoot locationBrooklyn and a jail in the Bronx -- New York City, NY (USA)
ProductionAnonymous Content
DirectingMark Romanek
Production teamMala Vasan (producer)
PhotographyJoaquin Baca-Asay
EditingRobert Duffy
DesignHappy Massee (production designer)
CostumesCrystal Streets (wardrobe)
Marc Anthony (wardrobe)
ADDITIONAL CREW
2nd unit director Teofilo
2nd unit photography Teofilo
CAST
Vincent Gallo
Rick Rubin
TRIVIA
Shot in b&w. Premiered on Making the video.

A five day shoot, mostly in Brooklyn. The exception being a day in the Bronx where the jail scenes were shot. [Teofilo]

















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