He released “Glory feat. B.I.C.” on his website Monday, using lyrics to reveal intimate details about his relationship with wife Beyonce and the birth.
Jay-Z’s song is the most recent musical tribute to a newborn, but it is by no means the first.
Inspired by his daughter Aisha Wonder, Stevie Wonder wrote “Isn’t She Lovely” and like Jay-Z, included her crying on the track.
Former Beatle John Lennon wrote the song “Beautiful Boy” for his son, Sean.