Jay Z Talks Social Issues & Harry Belafonte Criticism on ‘Real Time with Bill Maher’

Right before his latest video, “Picasso Baby” premiered on HBO, Jay Z stopped by the network’s Real

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Right before his latest video, “Picasso Baby” premiered on HBO, Jay Z stopped by the network’s Real Time with Bill Maher on Friday night. Hov and Mayer politic through a range of subjects that include social issues, the recent criticism from Harry Belafonte, his Magna Carta… Holy Grail album, as well as President Obama’s role in inducting him into the Rock and Roll Half of Fame.

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