The Longform Guide to Jay-Z
The House that Hova Built
On his enduring relevance.
Jay-Z's "99 Problems," Verse 2: A Close Reading With Fourth Amendment Guidance for Cops and Perps
A scholarly look at the 2004 hit.
Jay-Z: The Fresh Air Interview
A transcript of an interview timed to the release of Jay-Z’s book, Decoded.
Jay-Z: The Life
An early profile.
Tracking the Biggest Star in World
David Johnson’s unrequited correspondence with Jay-Z.