Jay-Z Releasing “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Album July 4th [VIDEO]

Comments: 7  | Leave A Comment

Jay-z-magna-carta-holy-grail

 

There are two schools of thought on album releases. One is to announce it way in advance and build up anticipation before it comes out, or do it Jay-Z’s way.  In less than a month Hov will be releasing a new album, “Magna Carta Holy Grail” and Samsung Galaxy owners will have it three days before the general public.

RELATEDBig Pimpin’: 5 Possible Upgrades Jay-Z Could Give Kevin Durant

In a commercial snuck in during game five of the NBA finals Mr. Carter is seen in the studio with hip-hop production heavyweights Timbaland, Swizz Beatz, Pharrell Williams and Rick Rubin discussing the project and when it will be available.

“We don’t have any rules, everyone is trying to figure it out,” Jay-Z says in the clip. “That’s why the Internet is the Wild West. We need to write the new rules.”

The new rules include just dropping an album when you want, how you want and to who you want.


According to The Wall Street Journal, Samsung purchased a million copies of the album at $5 a piece. Galaxy users will get the album through an app on the phone that they will receive later this month.

Sign-Up for TheUrbanDaily Newsletter!

[ione_newsletter_signup]
Get more the latest on TheUrbanDaily.com:

Mr. Cool J, What The Heck Does “Blowticious” Mean?

Robin Thicke Unveils ‘Blurred Lines’ Tracklist & Album Artwork

10 Great Music TV Shows Then And Now

Join the Conversation! Share and Discuss!

Tags: » » »

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus