2) Jay-Z wants to talk some more about wealth.Watch The Throne was mostly a celebration of Black wealth and what it took to get there. Magna Carta Holy Grail, some of it at least, seems to question what all those riches really bring. “The album is about this duality of: how do you navigate your way through this whole thing—through success, through failures, through all this—and remain yourself,” says Jay.
Hov also breaks down a line he spit about the desire to own a Picasso. “I just want a Picasso. So you don’t want a job? You don’t want happiness?” He'll explain the album title soon enough, but we learned about the Magna Carta in history class, so we know brain food is coming.