Jay Z and filmmaker Romanek collaborate for a second time in this black and white animation music video that depicts a minstrel show style satire and lyrically delves into the status of blacks in america today. The 2nd track off of Jay’s 4:44 album.
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music video is very important and sheds a light on racism, objectification, prejudices, blackface in cartoons (and representation of African and African-Americans) but as far as the actual song goes i've heard better Jay Zzzz
A Walt Disney jacking/jamming exploring the theme and feelings of being a minority, no matter what your social status is. Jay-Z has finally found substance to match his unstoppable flow, and the necessary existence of the "black lives matter" movement, and the events of Charlottesville bear his insights out. Don't know if either Mr. Z or Romanek were aware of this, but Disney was a notorious fascist sympathizer...