15 Rappers You Should Listen to if You Don’t Like Jay-Z’s New Album

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By Confusion & Constant Gardner

While Magna Carta Holy Grail will make Jay-Z a lot more money and add a load of record sales to his list of things to brag about, much of the reaction to the album has been lukewarm. It is not a bad album, but it is safe, and in the bigger picture that is Jay-Z's compelling career, it adds little. There are plenty of criticisms regarding the album, but instead of focusing in on why Jay-Z's new album isn't great, it's best to just move on and find something you like. There's plenty out there, so it's not like you have to sit around huffing and puffing with your arms folded, stuck listening to something you might not be all the way into. If you don't like Jay-Z's new album, you have plenty of options—here are a few.

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