Music and Lyrics

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“‘Rap is poetry,’ Jay-Z says, ‘and a good MC is a good poet.'” Over at n + 1, a look at the musician’s Decoded and the phenomenon of rappers as writers.

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One Response to “Music and Lyrics”

  1. Walton Moore
    at 11:09 am on October 24, 2016

    Jay-Z, the most effortlessly good rapper I’ve ever heard. ‘Song Cry’ one of Jay’s greatest

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