In My Lifetime

Analyzing Jay Z’s First Eight Platinum Solo Albums
Last week, we broke down the first decade of Kanye West’s career, which featured Yeezy's development during his run of six platinum solo albums in ten years, an accomplishment only matched by Jay Z, Snoop Dogg and Nas. 'Ye’s big brother, Jay Z, dominated the late 1990s and early 2000s by releasing e…
44 of the Best Jay-Z Songs
Today marks the 48th birthday of one of Brooklyn's Finest, Jay-Z, the hustler-turned-rapper from the Marcy Projects who grew out of the shadows of Jaz-O, Big Daddy Kane and The Notorious B.I.G. to stake a credible claim to being the best rapper alive for more than a decade...
Carter Vs. Carter
Lil Wayne is hip-hop's undisputed first-week king, but does his Carter series hold up next to Jay-Z's Lifetime and Blueprint franchises?