Jay-Z Returns To Brooklyn For First Concert In The New Barclays centre

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With his superstar wife Beyoncé cheering him on, Jay-Z returned to his hometown of Brooklyn Friday night for a concert to open the new Barclays centre Arena.”I’ve been on many stages, been all around the world .. Nothing feels like tonight,” the rapper told the crowd.

Jay-Z is a partial owner of the NBA’s Nets, who left New Jersey to play in Brooklyn’s new Barclays venue–where Jay is set to perform seven more shows.

Watch Jay-Z open Friday’s concert:

Now watch his ending encore:

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