No matter how forgettable the song, Jay-Z always gifts listeners with one-liners to please our palates… and our social media. The witty, silly or strange lyrics that spur everyone to refresh their status updates.
From shout-outs to straight stunt moments, Hov’s latest album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, has quotables for days. On the eve of its official July 9 release, VIBE gathered a list of the best lines worthy of your 140 characters and more. Copy and paste and have a field day.
“The bars don’t struggle and the struggle don’t stop”
“1 million, 2 million, 3 million, oh I’m so good at math”
“They can’t believe this much skill’s in the human body”
“My baby mama harder than a lot of you niggas”
“I’m never satisfied, can’t knock my hustle”
“Let’s make love on a million”
“Don’t forget, America, this is how you made me”
“Fuck hashtags and retweets, 140 characters is in these streets”
“Might crash your Internet, and I ain’t even into that”