Jay-Z reveals ‘4:44’ bonus tracks featuring daughter Blue Ivy and James Blake

The rapper's new album was released earlier this month

Jay-Z has shared two new bonus tracks for his new album ‘4:44’, featuring guest spots from Jay and Beyoncé‘s daughter Blue Ivy, and longtime friend and collaborator James Blake.

The tracks were released this weekend alongside Jay-Z’s new video for ‘4:44’ cut ‘Adnis’. Blake features alongside Jay-Z on ‘ManyFacedGod’, which was teased by the album’s producer No ID earlier this month. Meanwhile, Blue Ivy’s vocal appears on the appropriately named ‘Blue’s Freestyle / We Family’.

Listen to both new tracks via Tidal.


Blue Ivy, Jay Z and Beyonce
Blue Ivy, Jay Z and Beyonce

In an unusually candid video interview on Tidal, Jay-Z recently opened up about his relationship with Beyonce. He revealed: “This is my real life. I just ran into this place and we built this big, beautiful mansion of a relationship that wasn’t totally built on the 100 per cent truth and it starts cracking.”

“Things start happening that the public can see. Then we had to get to a point of: ‘OK, tear this down and let’s start from the beginning. It’s the hardest thing I’ve ever done.”

He also opened up on how he managed to fix his relationship woes, admitting: “We’ve been in that space where we just got to the place that in order for this to work, it can’t be fake – not once.”

Recently, it was revealed the title of Jay-Z’s album may have been inspired by the time he was hit in a lift by his sister-in-law Solange.


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