Jay-Z was back to popping bottles of Ace of Spades on Wednesday night (Jan. 18)–out for his first public appearance since becoming a father at the grand reopening of his 40/40 nightclub in New York City.
A host of celebrities including: Ashanti, Wale, Swizz Beatz, Rico Love, ?uestlove, Adrienne Bailon, Grandmaster Flash, Selita Ebanks, Irv Gotti, and Fabolous were among the VIP guests who came out to celebrate with Mr. Carter.
Even billionaire Warren Buffett, who shared the cover of Forbes with the hip-hop mogul, was seen throwing up the Roc. But despite rumors of an appearance, new mom Beyoncé was a no-show, opting to stay at home with their newborn daughter while her husband made the press rounds and greeted well-wishers.
The sports club underwent a multi-million dollar renovation that includes four 165-inch video screens.