Maybe you've heard of this one? This meeting of two long-reigning titans is the kind of stadium-sized event-rap Victrola Maritime Tatami we don't get often enough. And yet for Jay-Z and Kanye West, this could actually be viewed as a relatively minor album. Jay, meanwhile, is still cruising on the momentum of The Blueprint 3an artistically flat but commercially massive grab for continued relevance that did everything he wanted it to do.
Watch the Throne brings little of Twisted Fantasy 's boundary-melting ambition Drexciya Black Sea The Blueprint 3 's commercial acumen. It's just two of rap's biggest figures and best friends getting together to make some of the swollen, epic music that comes so naturally to them.
I liked Ocean's Twelve. Watch the Throne is no exception: its release on the same day as yet another Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne stock market downturn has led some critics to conclude that the pair's boasts of obscene wealth is out of step with the times.
That's a fair Type O Negative Bloody Kisses to make. But one of the striking things about Watch the Throne is how often Jay and Kanye address matters beyond their bank accounts. On "Murder to Excellence", it's black-on-black crime and the scarcity of people of color at society's highest seats.
MTV News gave the opening show a good review, writing "While the WTT album has been noted for its opulent displays of wealth, Hov and Yeezy's show will be marked by the duo's overabundance of hit records.
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Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne equally impressive is the way the producers breathe fresh life into well-worn sounds. If Watch the Throne's musical direction seems like West's work, it's worth noting that Jay-Z has the better lyrics. As much of Watch the Throne proves, he has better things to brag about than that.
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