Watch: Pharrell, Irv Gotti, Swizz Beatz And More Talk Jay Z’s ‘Black Album’ 10 Years Later


Jay Z’s Black Album could have been the beginning of the end yet, 10 years later, Hov is still off the bench and flourishing. On the LP’s 10th anniversary, Revolt TV tapped the faux retirement album’s collaborators and industry insiders to speak on one of Shawn’s classic offerings. “It was so weighted that album with emotion. That’s the greatest stuff for me,” says producer Pharrell. “That’s what The Black Album was, it was so colorful.” Watch Jay rock the booth and a du-rag in footage from the vault above.