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Kanye praised by Jay-Z


Jay Z has praised the rhyming skills of Kanye West.

Last month MTV bosses voted Chicago rapper Kanye top of a list of “Hottest MCs In The Game” and now New York man Jay has shown his love.

Jay, real-name Shawn Carter, told MTV: “He’s a complete package now, he’s working on his craft as an MC.” He explained: “In the beginning, his flow wasn’t as tight His flow was lacking in my opinion.”

Aside from his razor-sharp rhyming skills, Jay is keen to highlight West’s lyrical talent.

He said: “The hooks were incredible and the lyrics – he really takes a lot of pride in what he writes. That happiness is seeing his evolution from the first album to now.”

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