Happy Birthday to King Hov, the undisputed #1 champion of hip-hop. Brooklyn’s Finest is here offering bars upon bars in a gem from the 2003 hip hop classic The Black Album. His impact on hip-hop is immeasurable and his rep is impeccable. Widely hailed as hip-hop’s undisputed king, Jay-Z has accumulated every possible accolade, including snagging a trophy wife and a record company, a sports agency and having a beautiful baby girl. Marcy Projects’ Shawn Carter truly has become an American icon.