Jay-Z’s ‘The Blueprint’ Among the Music Added to the Library of Congress This Year

Rapper and venture capitalist Jay-Z’s acclaimed 2001 album, The Blueprint, is now the most contemporary recording in the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress, a collection of the nation’s aural classics. The 25 additions to the collection added in 2019 include Curtis Mayfield’s 1972 soundtrack to Superfly, the 1968 original Broadway cast recording […]