Jay-Z reveals his mom is a lesbian on new album 4:44 .
It Took the birth and life of daughter Blue Ivy to change him For him to finally fully understand how messed up he was...he says.
Jay-Z has just dropped his much anticipated album 4:44, in which he apologizes to Beyoncé for often womanizing, but one of the most surprising revelations comes on the album’s third track, Smile, when Jay says his mom, Gloria Carter, is a lesbian...
‘Momma had 4 kids but she’s a lesbian and had to pretend so long that she’s a thespian. Had to hide in the closet, so she medicate. ‘Society shame and the pain was too much to take,Cried tears of joy when you fell in love. Don’t matter to me if it’s a him or her.’..
Jay’s mom then gets a feature role on the track with a spoken word performance about her sexuality, where she tells people: 'Love who you love, because life isn't guaranteed'