Magna Cara Holy Grail

Jay-Z album disappoints with subpar lyrics, lack of effort
By Riley Morrison ’16 THE ROUNDUP Jay-Z – Magna Carta Holy Grail 4 out of 10 Despite its relentless advertising campaign and great featured artists, rapper Jay-Z’s 12th studio album “Magna Carta Holy Grail,” released July 8, is largely disappointing. “Jay often sounds like he’s trying to convince himself that he should still be excited about making music,” wrote Simon Vozick-Levinson of Rolling Stone. “What’s disappointing is, he doesn’t always…