99 PROBLEMS, BUT A “BOOK” AIN’T ONE!
When he's not busy selling out Madison Square Garden (or Yankee Stadium), Sean Carter spends time refining his intellect. And thanks to Oprah Winfrey we're able to peer into the international Hip-Hop icon's most memorable reads: Homer's "The Odyssey," Malcolm Gladwell's "Outliers," and Seth Godin's "Purple Cow," among others. When asked about why certain books hold such reverence to him, Jay implies how influential they've been to his persona and marketing genius. Check out the full list and first-hand commentary here.
[ via Oprah ]