The 11 Days of Jay-Z: Countdown to The Blueprint 3

1 Sep

The Blueprint 3 releases on September 11, the eleventh studio release from the artist in just over thirteen years. We decided now would be a perfect time to look back on the career of one Mr. Shawn Carter aka Jay-Z. 1 new day, 1 new album. A walk through the career and the voice of one of the greatest rappers alive.

September 1, 2009

Solo Debut

Reasonable Doubt: 1996

We’ll never forget it. Reasonable Doubt. Mafioso rap in the mainstream and arguably the Greatest Jay-Z album ever. One of the most highly lauded rap albums of the 90s, it was critically praised and commercially successful (#23 on Billboard 200). The songs hold up even today.

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