An article by MTV discusses just how popular the latest Jay-z album has been since the initial release via Tidal, this is an important read for anyone that is interested in the art of music. If you are someone that has a specific interest in the charts, you probably know that Jay-z is one of the best selling artists of all time. However, if this is news to you, it is never too early to become knowledgeable in regard to the fact that Jay is one of the most popular artists ever to create music and offer his work to the world for purchase. His latest album titled 4:44 is his 14th project to debut on top of the Billboard top 200 charts, this means that Jay-z has broken his own record for the artist with the most number one debuts ever. So what is his secret to success? It may have something to do with his current beef with former friend Kanye West over Tidal exclusive content and supposed failure to make payment for that content. However, it more likely has to do with the unique ability that Jay-z has to change with the times and produce content that is compelling for years to come. His album 4:44 is deeply personal and discusses a variety of battles that he has experienced ever since he was young. In the music, you will also find his relationship with Beyonce to be something that talked about in detail. It is very likely that this album will expand your knowledge regarding the events that make up the life of Shawn Carter. Even if you have been listening to Jay-z for years, this album is likely to offer you some new insight. In fact, these reasons and more would be why this album is currently one of the most popular of 2017.