Song: Jay-Z - Justify My Thug (Flaming Lips Mix)
Context: This was the last song on The Black Album I still had rated below three stars on iTunes -- before I heard this. The Flaming Lips have announced they'll be playing The Soft Bulletin in it's entirety on New Year's Eve... Wouldn't it be great if they took the album on tour, too? Jay-Z - Justify My Thug (Flaming Lips Mix)
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