While Jay-Z was out in the UK he sat down with BBC Radio 1′s Zane Lowe for a lengthy interview. Today we get part 1 of their chat, listen as Hov talks about arguing with Kanye West over “Oceans” and “Holy Grail“, his disagreement with Timbaland, the studio session for “BBC,” a potential tour with Beyonce, his daughter Blue Ivy and much more.

Magna Carta Holy Grail is available on iTunes now. Watch the interview below.

Update: Added part 2 where Hov breaks down “Holy Grail,” talks about fame, media, Kanye West and more.

Update #2: Added part 3 where he talks about Roc Nation, J. Cole, sports and much more.

Update #3: Added part 4 where Hov he breaks down the tracks “Jay-Z Blue,” “Tom Ford,” “F.U.T.W.” and talks about Kanye West, Watch The Throne 2, family and more.