Between the Lines: A Track by Track Breakdown of Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail"

"Oceans" f/ Frank Ocean

Producer: Pharrell Williams & Timbaland

Samples: N/A

Length of song: 3:58

Number of verses: 2

Pop culture references: BP Oil Spill, Christopher Wallace (Biggie), Christopher Columbus, George Washington, Ocean's 11, Pablo Escobar, Popeye,"Strange Fruit," Muhammad Ali,

Art references: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Shepard Fairey

Rich guy talk: Lamborghini Countach

Locations mentioned: Frank Ocean: Ivory Coast, the ocean...Jay-Z: The ocean, heaven

Sounds like: An epic, grandiose film soundtrack.

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