The Rap Map

560 State Street

From “Empire State of Mind” by Jay Z (Ft. Alicia Keys)

Lyrics

Took it to my stash spot
560 State Street

About

This building is where Jay-Z used to stash his drugs back when he was a dealer growing up in Brooklyn. Or so he claims. Some people from his past say that while Jay was a drug dealer for a bit, he was much more low-level than he makes himself out to have been

Ironically, Jay’s stash spot is just blocks away from the site of the new Brooklyn Nets stadium he’s developing. We’ve come full-circle..