Friday, July 10, 2009
Jay-Z new book deal in the works?
According to The New York Observer, Jay-Z plans to release a book commenting on and telling the stories behind his lyrics plus two other books one traditional memoir and another a business book.
This will be the first book by Jay-Z, who famously claims never to write down his lyrics on paper. When it will be published is unknown. The multiplatinum-selling rapper's next album, The Blueprint III, is scheduled for release on Sept. 11, 2009.
Read more of the article here
We here at Hooked On That are not sure what the real deal is about this Jay-Z book, as it has been mythically talked about for quite some time. It being the 25th Anniversary of Def Jam and with a new 'Blueprint 3' arriving this September, it would only make sense to have a Jay-Z book(s). Whatever develops, we'll keep you posted.