Jay-Z isn’t a stranger to creating critically acclaimed albums or chart topping music. But everyone knew and felt that his latest offering, 4:44, was something different than anything found before in his 13 proper album catalog.
It was deep. It was vulnerable. It was personal. It was Shawn Carter.
Yesterday (Aug. 18), Tidal dropped an exclusive interview with Jay-Z conducted by OG Hip-Hop journalist Elliott Wilson and his right-hand man Brian ‘B.Dot’ Miller.
During the hour long conversation Jay touched on a bevy of subjects including the controversy sparked by his line about the Jewish community in “The Story of O.J.,” his beef with Kanye West, and where he stands with Solange.
Here are the 12 things we learned from Jay-Z on Rap Radar.