This summer has seen a number of interesting music releases, from the much-hyped debut of Daft Punk’s “Random Access Memories,” to the return of Black Sabbath. But perhaps the most interesting aspect of these releases has been the direct competition between friends and “Watch The Throne” collaborators Jay-Z and Kanye West.
With both releasing albums this summer – “Yeezus” by Kanye West, and “Magna Carta Holy Grail” by Jay-Z – it was always inevitable that the releases would be compared down to the last musical note. But in the end, there’s an argument to be made that one stands head and shoulders above the other as an album. Here are the 3 main reasons that “Yeezus” is miles ahead of “MCHG.”