Hov is home!
Jay-Z was spotted boarding a private helicopter in the New York City yesterday with his personal bodyguard.
Staying low key, the 42-year-old rapper, who was recently praised by Elton John for publicly supporting same-sex marriage, was seen wearing a white button up shirt and sagging skinny jeans.
We wonder if Papa Carter has to take care of business in the Big Apple. He probably has a few checks to cut at his new arena in Brooklyn.
Whatever it is, we know it was important enough to leave Beyonce and baby Blue Ivy back at home.
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