Let That Bitch Breathe

So last night I had the honor of witnessing Boss Hova pull out his black laptop (pause) and personally play me the entire new album as it exists now. Of course, the big homie is taking it down to the wire ‘cause you never know when a “Give it To Me” or “PSA” is gonna come out the consciousness. Wish I could give you some details about the new disc but it’s just too soon. And I ain’t gonna risk losing my cover to please you fake tracklist posting pricks. Snitches get stitches.

I will say unequivocally, despite hearing it unmixed and unmastered:

American Gangster > Kingdom Come

Make a better album. Well he did it.

Sidebar: Saw a rough cut, and the “Blue Magic” video’s kinda crispy too. I ain’t jock-riding but truth is truth. Also Hov said he’s letting that “Roc Boys” joint loose in a week. Here come the horns!

Sidebar 2: Oops forgot to add that Shawn Corey does a mean Slick Rick impersonation. CK out Angie Mar on the beatbox on this new Hot 97 drop.

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  • accurate

    He betta be comin with fire after that last drop.

  • Hannah smith

    “American Gangster > Kingdom Come”

    Wow, they should get you predicting financial markets and the weather. I mean, that’s just a genius prediction that no one – but no one! – would have been able to make.

    I, for one, am so glad that you’re always on the ball.


    he can’t leave rap alone the game needs him…thanks Jigga…I’m sick of all these cats from the South…fuckin cockroaches….

  • http://xxlmag.com Bol

    >American Gangster > Kingdom Come


  • Cuban Link

    maybe its just the vibe of Blue Magic, which gave me Blue Hill Avenue flashbacks, but Im really hyped for this.

  • The Dynasty

    Hov is the greatest ever

  • a2d

    Thankfully, a REAL UPDATE.

    For real, for real though….what’s up with that Jay f. Nas track?

  • http://www.myspace.com/donnygoines Donny Goines

    Defintley one of my inspiraitons in the game. The best of luck to homie (like he needs it tho lol)

  • iamthe west

    American Gangster > Kingdom Come isnt really sayin much although i will be buyin it

  • ethernet


    American Gangster > Kingdom Come…..

    u dumb son ov a bitch!
    what the fuck does that mean!
    that says absolutely nothing!

  • http://xxlmag.com houston’s finest

    i don’t know what to expect from this guy, maybe it’ll be good maybe not. i just don’t care anymore

  • accurate

    What more can he Say, He’s aint Business man, he’s a BUSINESS, MAN. No let him handle his business, damn…. :/

  • http://BronxRap.com BronxRap.com

    While your accurate pin pointed promotional submission is well noted, we still think it will be a plethora of flamboyant well cloaked rhymes that have been refurbished….Indeed it will be entertaining to see the masses be fooled yet once again. L Boogie

  • http://wmdeez.wordpress.com nation

    >> And I ain’t gonna risk losing my cover to please you fake tracklist posting pricks.

    it’s fine… i got America magazine’s number anyway

  • http://www.myspace.com/theladylegacy Lady Legacy

    Well, ya know- if it sucks he can always do a track with one of Texas’ finest and get mad love from da South as usual.

  • C. Rob

    so Jay gettin the december cover? u do kno its Carter III time don’t cha? my suggestion, do a split Jay-Z/Wayne cover, and play on the whole carter last name thing, u can send me a check later…..

  • vb

    yo elliot u better not be fucking with me on this.cos i am getting ready to buy ten coies of this album

  • Ferris Bueller

    YN I’m watching. Plain pat told me he ran into you. I respect ya.


    >Reasonable Doubt> Any Jay-Z album afterwards

    Jay-Z lost my interest when he labeled himself the “god-MC”, where I am from we don’t call people “gods” if they see, breathe, speak, think and bleed just like You or Me. Anyways I hope he takes his “member” outta Ms.Knowles long enough to concentrate on his task at hand of delivering another semi-Dope Album full of Self-love and self-promotion with heavy emphasis on the 80′s Crack Epidemic, slutty damsels and uninformed Africoids committing crimes equivalent to R.I.C.O. Law charges being brought up against those aforementioned Africoids. Alas this is the stuff that makes Hip-Hop so exciting, you know urban celebration of community pillages, famine, violence and degradation.


    Jay comes correct damn near every time,why would this be any different and that Blue Magic Joint? Fire.

  • thatwhitedude

    one. you act like its hard to make a better album than kingdom come…
    two. the slick rick impersonation sucked ass
    three. you kissed jay’s ass pretty hard there, and the denial just makes it even more obvious
    conclusion. jay needs to quit doing this lame shit cause if he continues he will just tarnish his image as a legend in the game…it can happen

  • T.R.E.Y.

    lol@that one whiny-ass post. Jay-Hova batch!

    anyway i’m hopin’ this “Roc Boys” single’s good. Timbo better not be in Fab/Redman giving rappers leftovers mode.

  • http://www.dr.dk HR

    EY! anybody know where to find the whole podcast with jay and angie, i looked at hot97.com but it ain’t there…
    link anyone??
    thank u

  • Were Read 2 Def

    @ CHICAGO PaPii

    “God MC” is a metaphor, meaning he is above all other rappers. What r u an idiot?

  • strategy

    chicago papii a GOD is nothing more than something that is worshiped. GOD is not any one specific thing and it not who created the univers. A GOD can be anything to anybody depending on their re-legion. And a God can be a person if that person is worshipped like one. Man do ya homework

  • http://www.xxlmag.com EReal

    YN you corporate cocksucker.


    AG > KC

    Its like saying

    Chocolate Bar > Dog Shit Sandwich

    When you make something as trash as KC, its not too hard to make a better album.

    Lemme pull an Elliot for ya,

    Before I self Destruct > Curtis

    Elliot, yous a bitch. lol.

  • sleep

    What roc boys joint it better not have anything to do with memphis bleek on it. I think hov is trying to bring to roc back first kanye sold numbers next hov then beans. Fuck am I think beans aint neva sold back when niggas use to buy album for one song. Now the nidda defently won’t seel. Hov miss the ball is shouldve sign wayne while his dick was in his mouth 2 summers ago. That’s like when a GM fuck up on. Draft pick

  • Tray

    This Slick Rick impersonation sucked. Slick Rick could make an album 50 years from now and it would be better than this crap Jay’s about to drop.

  • Dr Flav

    No, Nasir Jones does a good Slick Rick impression. “Slow down and let the leader lead, WORD TO DADDY, indeed.”

  • Redd


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