Magna Carta Holy Grail – Has Jay-Z Written It/Found It?

19 July 2013 
cover art for Jay-Z's new album

Like most of the world (okay, slight exaggeration), I have been anticipating the release of Jay-Z’s newest, Magna Carta Holy Grail. It is always exciting to me when an acknowledged master of a genre releases something which aspires to epic significance (hello hubristic title?). You want to love it. My take on this latest offering of hip hop goodness …?