There, Jay managed to turn a lazy Sunday into one of the most buzzed-about days in the borough this summer, when he showed up with famed talk show host Oprah Winfrey. Pictures of the two soon spread over the Internet on a number of blogs and Web sites.
Jay and Winfrey were on hand for a lengthy interview on the steps of his grandmother's old building, his camp conformed to MTV News on Monday (August 10).
It's safe to assume the discussion will be a part of a segment on Jay-Z for an upcoming Winfrey show: His long-awaited next LP, The Blueprint 3, is due in stores on September 11. The rapper will be on a heavy promotional run for the project, his first to be released on Roc Nation after Jay severed ties with his longtime recording home Def Jam earlier this year; he reportedly bought out his contract for upward of $ 5 million.
Jay's been plenty visible lately. Last week it announced Jay-Z would be Jay Leno's first musical guest on the late night comic's new prime time show on NBC. He wrapped a shoot in New York on Friday for his latest single, "Run This Town," featuring