Jay-Z expresses his point of view of the Rap genere and compares it to poetry. He shares how he feel about rap and poetry being a form of art.
“If you take those lyrics and you pull them away from the music and put them up on a wall somewhere so someone would have to look at em, they would say this is genius…this is genius work.”
His best selling book, “Decoded” shows a view on how some hip-hop artist should be looked at more than just an rap artist and erge people to try and look for the meaning of a song rather then judge it. He also gave props to legendary MC Rakim and Notorious B.I.G.
Get the official “Decoded” app here: At The Apple Store.