The Blueprint: 5 Things Jay-Z Should Do To Make His New Solo Album A Hit


1. Call Just Blaze ASAP.

It’s not that the production on Jay’s last album, The Blueprint 3, was bad. It was actually really solid with Kanye West, Swizz Beatz, and Timbaland contributing pretty solid efforts. But there’s been a serious lack of The Megatron Don on Hov’s last few projects. And when you consider that just about everything that Jay and Just have ever done has turned out great (Just  even managed to make Kingdom Come sound good!) it’s surprising that Jay hasn’t turned to him more often in recent years. Get that guy back on the horn, Jay, and let’s make some more magic.