What Should’ve Been on Jay-Z’s Greatest Hits?


As Pitchfork points out this morning, the track list for Jay-Z's new greatest-hits compilation is strictly beginners-only: "Public Service Announcement," "Run This Town," "Encore," "I Just Wanna Love U," "Bonnie & Clyde," "Izzo (H.O.V.A.)," "99 Problems," "Empire State of Mind," "Dirt Off Your Shoulder," "Hard Knock Life," "Show Me What You Got," "Roc Boys," and "Big Pimpin." Please! Where's "Brooklyn's Finest"? And "Takeover"? And "22 Two's"? If you'd been in charge of summarizing the Jiggaman's career on a standard 80-minute compact disc, which tracks would you have included, and in what order?