JAY-Z Releases Vivid AF "Dream. On." Clip, Shows Rags To Riches Story [Video]
Music mogul JAY-Z is giving fans more and more reasons to join TIDAL. The hip-hop heavyweight has treated fans to a look at his new "Dream. On." poem with a must-watch video.
Young Hov relied on his streaming giant to unleash the 92-second visual detailing his childhood days.
JAY-Z has shared a video for a new poem, "Dream. On." It'll air before JAY's headline set at his annual Made in America festival this weekend. The festival takes place September 2-3 at Philadelphia's Benjamin Franklin Parkway, with Solange, Run the Jewels, J. Cole, and more on the bill. (Pitchfork)
Young Hov uses the visual to give fans an idea of his rags to riches story.
"Dream. On." finds Jay recalling in stark rhymes his youth in the Marcy Houses of Brooklyn and the ambition he cultivated there. "It takes tears, sweat, blood, five CCs," the rapper says. "Because I know what a kid in apartment 5C see/ Heaven knows all I had was hella hope/ Speed dating with destiny, I couldn't tell her no." The video complements the words with simple footage of a humble apartment. (Rolling Stone)
JAY-Z is gearing up for his annual Philadelphia Made In America music festival.
Budweiser Made In America takes place in Philadelphia Philadelphia on Labor Day Weekend (September 2 and 3). JAY-Z will be joined on the bill by J. Cole, Solange, 21 Savage, and Migos among others. The video above will play before JAY-Z's headline set. (The FADER)
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