December 11 2019

 KPFA Radio 94.1 FM & Marcus Books present: MICHAEL ERIC DYSON

JAY-Z: Made in America


JAY-Z is America at its scrappy, brash, irreverent, soulful, ingenious best: as transcendent a cultural icon as Frank Sinatra, as adventurous a self-made billionaire as Mark Zuckerberg, as gifted a poet as Walt Whitman. As he reaches the half-century mark, JAY-Z has logged thirty years as a recording artist, become the genre’s first billionaire, and...