Magna Carta Holy Grail

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Magna Carta Holy Grail
Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 4, 2013 (2013-07-04)
Recorded2011 – June 2013
StudioJungle City Studios (NYC)
Oven Studios (New York)[1]
GenreHip hop
Length58:55
Label
Producer
Jay-Z chronology
Watch the Throne
(2011)
Magna Carta Holy Grail
(2013)
4:44
(2017)
Singles from Magna Carta Holy Grail
  1. "Holy Grail"
    Released: July 10, 2013
  2. "Tom Ford"
    Released: September 26, 2013
  3. "Part II (On the Run)"
    Released: February 18, 2014

Magna Carta Holy Grail (sometimes written as Magna Carta... Holy Grail[2]) is an album created by the American rapper, Jay Z. It is his 12th album. It was released for digital download on 4 July 2013. It was then released in album form on 8 July 2013 by Roc-A-Fella and Roc Nation while being shared by Universal Records. Justin Timberlake, Nas, Rick Ross, Frank Ocean and Beyoncé also sang in the album. The album was promoted with commercials that were presented by Samsung. Even though some critics didn't like the album, it still reached #1 on the American, British, Swiss and Canadian music charts. It debuted at #1 on the US Billboard 200 Chart.[3]

Songs[change | change source]

  1. Holy Grail (with Justin Timberlake)
  2. Picasso Baby
  3. Tom Ford
  4. FuckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt (with Rick Ross)
  5. Oceans (with Frank Ocean)
  6. F.U.T.V.
  7. SomewhereInAmerica
  8. Crown
  9. Heaven
  10. Versus
  11. Part II (On the Run) (with Beyoncé)
  12. Beach Is Better
  13. BBC
  14. JAY Z Blue
  15. La Familia
  16. Nickels and Dimes

References[change | change source]

  1. "Timbaland Breaks Down The Genesis of Jay Z's 'Magna Carta Holy Grail,' Production Credits". XXL. Harris Publications. July 4, 2013. Retrieved July 4, 2013.
  2. "JAY Z "Magna Carta... Holy Grail" Album Cover". Life and Times. Retrieved August 10, 2013.
  3. Keith Caulfield (16 July 2013). "Jay Z's 'Magna Carta' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart". Billboard. Retrieved 28 August 2015.

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