Listening Between the Lines: 2013 Lyrics that Sparked National Conversations
Jay Z has a way with words, which is why he is arguably one of the greatest lyricists alive. While Hov is known to drop a triple entendre or two, it took him until the release of his 12thalbum, Magna Carta Holy Grail,to dedicate an entire song to racial issues. On “Oceans,” Jay Z builds a bridge between slavery and his luxurious lifestyle.
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