Jay-Z tells MTV News that the amount of influence Toni Braxton’s ‘Me and My Boyfriend’ had on the making of his ”03 Bonnie & Clyde’, featuring Destiny’s Child star Beyonce Knowles, was “Zero.” Jigga explained, “If I heard Toni Braxton’s record, my thing is, I would want to be on it with her. I wouldn’t want to take it from her. I don’t even think like that. My first thought would be, ‘Maybe I could call her up, maybe I could get on that record.’ The most obvious [explanation] is it’s neither one of our records. It’s not like you made an original idea. She’s not in hip-hop, but it happens in hip-hop often. We go to sample the same thing and my record came out first. I’m sorry. What can I do?” Read more.