Jay Z – 100$ Bill

Posted on: May 7th, 2013

Jay Z 100$ Bill

 

This song is phenomenal – it gave me chills the first time I heard it. Jay raps from the point of view of a modern-day Gatsby over an electro-beat. Although the one thing I could do without is the sound clips in the middle of the song. It’s very “never let go, Jack,” if you know what I mean…

 

As the story goes… Leo and Baz stopped by the Mercer Hotel to visit Jay while he was recording “No Church in the Wild.” Baz and Jay hit it off, and result is Jay Z executive producing the “Great Gatsby” Soundtrack. Something eerily similar happened to me recently… two unemployed friends stopped by Panera while I was writing cover letters. We hit it off, and result is sometimes we all get fro yo…

 

I don’t trust myself with denominations larger than five… The last time I had a hundred dollar bill, I used to buy a train ticket, and then I got $97 silver dollars in return. I called that my “pirate phase”…