The Evolution of JAY-Z’s Cover Art From ‘Reasonable Doubt’ to ‘4:44′

Over his long and legendary career, Jay-Z’s businesses, music, and name have all changed, but so has his process for creating album art. Beginning with his mafia-style look on the cover of “Reasonable Doubt” and going all the way up to his new album “4:44,” we looked at how every JAY-Z album and its artwork have evolved with his music and moves outside of the recording booth.

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