Jay-Z has surprised fans with some big news by revealing details of a 12th studio album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, due for release in less than three weeks.

Jay-Z made the announcement in a 3-minute Samsung commercial that aired during the Miami Heat-San Antonio Spurs game. The ad shows Jay-Z working in the studio with Rick Rubin, Pharrell Williams, Swizz Beatz and Timbaland and talks about making art in the modern world.


JAY Z’s new album “Magna Carta Holy Grail” comes to Samsung Galaxy fans first. Be among the first million to download the app on June 24th and get the album free July 4th, three days before the rest of the world. Learn more: http://magnacartaholygrail.com

This commercial really was the highlight of my evening since the HEAT lost – again….