Jay-Z: “Rap Is Poetry. It’s Genius.”

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.

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