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11 Times Jay-Z Used A Phone That Wasn't A Samsung Galaxy

Magna Carta Holy Fail.

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1. If you have a Samsung phone and like Jay-Z, you're in luck.

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2. Samsung announced it's giving away a million copies of Jay-Z's upcoming album Magna Carta Holy Grail to people with Samsung Galaxy smartphones for free.

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3. You just have to download an app and then you can get the album three whole days before everyone else.

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4. This is a big deal because albums that sell a million copies are platinum albums.

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5. But Nielsen SoundScan and Billboard haven't said if they're going to count these sales since people are actually just getting it for free.

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6. But Jay-Z probably doesn't care.

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7. Because Samsung paid him $5 for each album.

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8. $5 per album times 1 million is $5 million.

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9. But, guys, it's not about the money.

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10. Jay-Z only makes endorsements of products he really likes and uses and believes in.

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11. Like Samsung Galaxy smartphones.

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