Great Job, Internet!: As Reasonable Doubt turns 20, Genius gives Jay Z a numerical supercut

He might be in the cultural doghouse currently, post-Lemonade and “Becky with the good hair,” but there was a time when Sean Carter, better known as Jay Z, captured the attention of the music world. His breakthrough debut studio album, Reasonable Doubt, a milestone for both him and hip-hop in general, turns 20 on Saturday, June 25. Since the album’s release, the public has become intimately familiar with the Brooklyn-born rapper’s face, voice, much-imitated cadence, and compelling life story. The major details of Carter’s biography, specifically his journey from drug pusher to successful rapper and mogul, are now firmly ensconced in people’s memory banks. In recognition of his accomplishments, Genius has decided to pay tribute to Reasonable Doubt‘s 20th anniversary with a special supercut called “88 Eights.”

One of the most memorable tracks on Reasonable Doubt was “22 Two’s,” an extended word game …

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