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Jay-Z Waxes Philosophic in Promo for Upcoming Book, ‘Decoded’

jay z 1 Jay Z Waxes Philosophic in Promo for Upcoming Book, Decoded

Wow. This is why [lastfm]Jay-Z[/lastfm]┬áis the King of Hip-Hop: Dude is smart. Dude is really, really smart. For reals. In an a promotional video for his new book coming out November 15th, Decoded, Jay-Z expounds on the philosophical meaning behind his verse “Most Kingz,” Basquiat, and the hazards of being powerful.

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Here’s is the painting Jay-Z is talking about:

charlesthefirst Jay Z Waxes Philosophic in Promo for Upcoming Book, Decoded

While other popular artists are doing jail time for firearms or cocaine, Jay-Z is taking in a Basquiat exhibit. And this, dear Jay-Z, is why you will always be the king. Headless or no.

[Source: ONTD]

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  1. Fredwest says:

    This kinda reminds me of that other book, “How to Rap: The Art & Science of the Hip-Hop MC”, that’s a dope read if you haven’t got it already… over 100 of the best rappers interviewed for it –
    http://www.howtorapbook.com

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