Although Jay-Z’s New York anthem featuring Alicia Keys “Empire State of Mind” is still rockin’ the airwaves (and the Sex in the City 2 trailer) he’s dropped another nostalgic black-and-white video for “Young Forever” featuring the UK’s Mr. Hudson.
This one’s a little syrupy, it goes down thick and might induce aural diabetes, not pleasant. Maybe it’s best to stick with “Empire,” which tastes sweet in that salty-good way, plus it’s gimmick works at inspiring the most cynical hearts to just for a second want to drop everything and move to “New York, New York, these streets will make you feel brand new. . . ” Take it away Alicia: