Kingdom Come: 5 Ways Jay-Z and Kanye West Have Changed the Game With ‘Watch The Throne’

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cyuscavage / August 8, 2011

1. Jay-Z and Kanye West have made pipe dreams like Watch The Throne seem plausible again for rap fans.

We’ve all heard about the possibility of albums like Watch The Throne before. Hell, if Lil Wayne recorded every collaborative album he talked about, we wouldn’t have any room left in our iTunes library to download WTT. But most of these albums by collaborative artists or supergroups never come to fruition. Jay and ‘Ye, however, saw their plans through and established a new protocol for rappers who want to talk about doing projects like it. So from now on, if you talk about it, you’d better be about it. Got it?