In recognition of Jay’s new album Magna Carta Holy Grail, revisit some of his dopest non-singles.
Jigga quotes his late homie Biggie Smalls on the chorus of this Dynasty album sleeper.
Jay-Z—“Show You How”
Hov shows how it’s properly done on this Blueprint 2 bonus track.
Pharrell provides the landscape for Jay-Z to tell his story of drug game lust.
Jay-Z—“Blueprint (Momma Loves Me)”
This wasn’t a hit single, but rather one of The Blueprint’s most personal moments.
Jay-Z—“Streets Is Watching”
The lengthy, story-driven third verse on this Ski-produced In My Lifetime, Vol. 1 gem is particularly impressive.