Rappers Are Reacting to Jay-Z's '4:44' All Over Social Media

Rappers Are Reacting to Jay-Z's '4:44' All Over Social Media

Yup—even Hollywood is watching the throne.

Published July 3rd

When New York’s hip-hop business mogul and top-tier rap veteran Jay-Z drops an album, you take a seat, plug in your aux cord and you listen.

Many fans found themselves in this fortunate predicament on Friday (June 30) when Mr. Carter dropped the 10 revelatory tracks of his 4:44 album upon us, a move he cryptically warned us about weeks earlier.

Now that fans have finally taken a listen, they aren’t the only ones on 10 tracks worth of a cloud nine for Jay’s thirteenth studio project, as Hollywood was brought together in a universal listening of the full-length TIDAL exclusive as well. From Hov’s fellow hip-hop New Yorkers like Nicki Minaj, to West Coast’s territory keepers like Kendrick Lamar all the way down to the A with Atlanta trap VIP 2 Chainz, a collective kudos is waiting at Jay’s front door after other hip-hop artists have hit play on the crisp new album.

See some of the thumb-ups we caught from the rap circle below. 

  1. Kendrick Lamar
  2. Fat Joe
  3. Ludacris
  4. Snoop Dogg

    🤷🏾‍♂️

    A post shared by snoopdogg (@snoopdogg) on

  5. T.I.
  6. A$AP Ferg
  7. Nipsey Hussle

    Lookin at @tidal like..... #4:44

    A post shared by Nipsey Hussle (@nipseyhussle) on

  8. 2 Chainz

    I know dis shit dope

    A post shared by 2 Chainz Aka Tity Boi (@hairweavekiller) on

  9. Nicki Minaj
  10. Rick Ross
  11. Memphis Bleek

    Face I made after hearing that 🔥🔥 #444 #Rocnation 🐐 #WHMG #dusselife too much game for 9.99 💯🙌🏾

    A post shared by Memphisbleek (@ceomemphisbleek) on

  12. Meek Mill

    Never touched it since "ciroc" came out

    A post shared by Meek Mill (@meekmill) on

  13. Talib Kweli
  14. Joe Budden
  15. Future

    We know Fewtch got through at least the album's first track, "Kill Jay Z,"...

    Play with KINGS,u just a worker. ROYALTY

    A post shared by Future Hendrix (@future) on

Written by Diamond Alexis

(Photos from left: Johnny Nunez/Getty Images for BET, Pascal Le Segretain/amfAR2017/WireImage, James Devaney/WireImage)

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