Jay-Z has confirmed that he's be involved with the film adaption of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby.

The film - which stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Cary Mulligan and Tobey Maguire - features Jay-Z as an executive producer. Not only that, but hova is also set to feature on the soundtrack which is being put together by composer Craig Armstrong.

"Leonardo and I were lucky enough to be present in a recording session over two years ago as Jay-Z was recording 'No Church in the Wild' and the collaboration grew from there," says the film's director, Baz Luhrmann.

Head over to Reuters for the full statement. The film is released on May 10th.