Black People : Jay-Z Defends Trip to Cuba in “Open Letter,” White House Denies Rapper’s Claims

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  1. Keita Kenyatta

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    Jay-Z doesn't mince words on his new "Open Letter" track.
    Released today on Jigga’s Life + Times SoundCloud page, the rapping mogul addresses a variety of topics on the mid-tempo tune, which features Swizz Beatz on back-up vocals.
    Jay-Z seems incensed with the uproar his recent trip to Havana, Cuba with wife Beyoncé has created among conservative politicians.
    About 75 seconds into the cut, Jay-Z raps, "Obama said, 'Chill. You gonna get me impeached. We don’t need this sh-t anyway, chill with me on the beach.'"
    White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said today, however, that President Obama did not speak with Jay-Z about the arti