Published May 13, 2010For a rapper as prolific as Jay-Z and a music industry as ailing as, well, the one we have, it seems odd that it's taken this long for Hova to compile some sort of greatest-hits compendium. Nonetheless, word spread this morning (May 13) that The Hits Collection, Vol.1 is just around the corner.
Brooklyn, NY's rap head honcho will drop his first career retrospective on June 29. Though a tracklist is yet to be announced, a website for the album, seen here, includes a media player at the top that includes hits "Public Service Announcement," "D.O.A.," "Run This Town," "Empire State of Mind" and "Where I'm From."
A Blueprint 3-heavy tracklist? We're as perplexed as you are.
A picture on the The Hits Collection, Vol.1 website suggests the album will come in a variety of packages and formats, but that remains to be confirmed.
Jay recently performed a slew of his hits on his Saturday Night Live appearance, which can be viewed below: