Jay-Z seems intent on evoking the ghost of indie rock past with his new album Magna Carta Holy Grail. Not content with misappropriating lyrics from 'Smells Like Teen Spirit', the rapper will also be using lyrics from 90s inter-galactic smash hit, 'Losing My Religion' by R.E.M.

A lyric sheet for new song 'Heaven' reveals that the entire chorus from R.E.M.'s has been shoe-horned into Jay's rambling musical vision. Check it out below for yourself.


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