One day we would really like to write a headline about Jay-Z buying two for one Ginsters at the Texaco , Clacket Lane servies, we really would. But for now we shall tell you about all the fun, wonderful, you-can’t-afford-them things he’s been getting up to on his sellout UK tour.
Last night the legendary rapper hit Manchester phones-4-u arena on the first leg, and within moments of arriving dropped £150,000 of champagne on Manchester. We are assuming the15-litre Nebuchadnezzar of Armand de Brignac weren’t summoned from the fridges of Yates’ along with the backstage centrepiece, a gold ice bucket.
Of course Jay Dawg wasn’t having any old Ikea toot in his dressing room, and had it draped in black velvet for his entourage to simulate a giant boozy dark room.
The tour heads to Manchester now before hitting Birmingham next Tuesday and then to London for four nights at the O2.
Natch His missusQueen Bey and daughter Blue Ivy came along for the ride before flying back to their London hotel on a private jet. For each leg of the tour the couple will be zooming back to London because ya know, the Holiday Inn was all booked up