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Jay-Z Coming Out... of Retirement

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Did anyone really think that Jay-Z was going to stay retired? All his records were multi-platinum, his girlfriend is multi-platinum, hell, bro burped the other day and it went gold.

Last year he put the rocking chair back in the garage, and now he's back and teaming up with the NBA talking about his "truths".

Tonight's Midnight Movie is directed by Spike Lee in the back of a limo as the Jigga man waxes poetically and gets paid while being chauffeured around town. Therefore he might have some wisdom to bestow for those of us who weren't chauffeured around while Beyonce waited for our arrival back to the crib.

Interviews after the jump