WATCH: Jay-Z Discusses Being a Black Man in Trump’s America

Jay-Z sits down with New York Times executive editor Dean Baquet for end of year interview in which he discusses therapy, politics, rap, marriage, name dropping O.J. Simpson and being a black man in Donald Trump's America.

For print interview click here.

Jay-Z is on the cover of our 2017 Holiday issue. @nytimes executive editor Dean Baquet sat down with the rapper and music mogul to discuss politics, marriage, the state of rap — and being a black man in Trump’s America. The T Holiday issue is out on newsstands inside the @nytimes this Sunday. Click the link in our bio to watch the interview and read the story. Art by © Henry Taylor (@chinatowntaylor), courtesy of the artist and Blum & Poe (@blumandpoe), Los Angeles/New York/Tokyo, created exclusively for T.

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