Hov’s second of his three classics, The Blueprint was a movement as much as an album – the album that began to turn Jay Z from a rapper into the rapper. And, oh yeah, some dude from Chicago with a funny name did a lot of the beats. Whatever happened to him?
Track Listing: A1 The Ruler's Back A2 Takeover A3 Izzo (H.O.V.A.) A4 Girls, Girls, Girls B1 Jigga That Nigga B2 U Don't Know B3 Hola' Hovito B4 Heart Of The City (Ain't No Love) C1 Never Change C2 Song Cry C3 All I Need C4 Renegade D1 Blueprint (Momma Loves Me) D2 Breathe Easy (Lyrical Exercise) D3 Girls, Girls, Girls (Part 2)