Jay-Z was the target of an alleged multi-million dollar extortion plot that was stopped by the LAPD. TMZ is reporting that producer Chauncey Mahan was in possession of master recordings valued between $15 and $20 Million that Jay had thought to be lost. He allegedly contacted Live Nation threatenting to put them up for auction or give them the tapes for a $100K “storage fee.” Jay’s people contacted the LAPD who where at the meeting Mahan set up and took him to the station for questioning and to determine the true ownership of the recordings.

Just Blaze reflects on his experience with Chauncey Mahan below.