Jay-Z - Dead Presidents III

Posted 8 years ago
Tags: Jay Z
Producer:
Young Guru
Album:
Presidential Invasion Mixtape

When Jay-Z released The Black Album in November of 2003 the final master contained fourteen tracks.  That ultimate total was narrowed down from a much higher number, most of which are sitting nicely in Jay’s gigantic catalog.  You think 2pac has a sick catalog?  Allow us to introduce you to Mr. Carter.  Straight off Big Mike’s new mixtape, Presidential Invasion, DJ Green Lantern uses a brand new beat from Young Guru (reminiscent of production work from Jay’s debut, Reasonable Doubt) and unused vocals from the never-before-heard cut, Dead Presidents III.  While the record is only 1:27, it reaffirms that Jay doesn’t need a pen or paper to create music; just a mic and his brain.

Jay Z

Written by
Posted 8 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Jay Z

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Desiigner’s “Panda” is Now 3x Platinum, But “Tiimmy Turner” is Stalling

Somewhat predictably, Desiigner is having trouble following up the success of his smash hit “Panda.” Read More
Posted 16 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Usher, Lloyd & The Difficulties of Growing Old In R&B

Usher, Lloyd, and countless R&B veterans are trying to grow older while their beloved genre gets younger. Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by Yoh

In 3 Days Frank Ocean’s “Blond” Became Second Highest-Rated Album of 2016

The ratings for "Blond" are huge, but can we fully digest Ocean’s latest work in less than a week? Read More
Posted about 19 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Chance, “Ultralight Beam” & How Music Gave Me Faith Without Religion

Thanks to Chance The Rapper, "Coloring Book" and Kanye, music has become my church. Read More
Posted 19 hours ago by Brendan V

Moosh & Twist Prove Two is Better Than One with Exclusive Bless The Booth Freestyle

The Philly duo shuts down Audiomack Studios with an explosive new freestyle. Read More
Posted about 21 hours ago by Brendan V

Light One, Tweet One: How Goodbye Tomorrow Balances Art and Twitter

The mysterious Chicago collective remain untouchable in person but furiously accessible on social media. Read More
Posted 21 hours ago by Matteo Urella
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.