Jay Z lets child fan rap on stage

Jay Z invited a young fan on stage to rap for him

Jay Z invited a young fan on stage to rap for him

First published in National Entertainment News © by

Jay Z has made a young fan's dream come true after he invited him on stage and let him rap to the sell-out crowd.

The hip-hop star was performing to a packed stadium in Greenboro, North Carolina, when he spotted a 12-year-old boy in the crowd holding a sign that said: "Can I rap for you?"

Footage posted on the internet shows Jay Z invite the fan, a boy called Justin from Maryland, on stage and introduce him before giving him a microphone.

Justin said: "I don't need no music," and then looked extremely nervous as he began to psych himself up, only to launch into a verse from the rapper's hit C lique.

Jay Z - who became a father last year when he and wife Beyonce welcomed daughter Blue Ivy - interrupted him halfway through and told him to skip the "drug dealing part" before Justin became more confident and belted out the rest of the rap as the crowd cheered.

Jay Z congratulated him with a big hug and then told the audience: "After all that he said, 'Can I meet you backstage?' Yes you can, but just because of the nerve!"


Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree