WATCH: Jay Z admits to his infidelity and using music as therapy

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Rapper and business mogul Jay Z gets candid about his marriage to Beyoncé, the challenges they have faced in their marriage and how music healed their relationship. In an interview with T Magazine, Jay Z admits that initially Beyoncé and him were meant to work on a joint album but the direction changed and birthed Lemonade instead.

Jay admits to being unfaithful to his wife Bey and also opens up about his infidelity which almost ended their relationship. He also shares how making music together served as therapy for the power couple. “We were sitting in the eye of that hurricane. And that’s where we were sitting. And it was uncomfortable. And we had a lot of conversations,” he shares.

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The couple released their most vulnerable albums of their careers one year apart. Both albums gave a rare glimpse into the ups and downs of their relationship.

Take a look the interview clip.

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Here’s the full interview.