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OCT
7
2 YEARS

Beyonce Makes Surprise Appearance at Jay-Z's Final Barclays Concert (Video)

The husband and wife team closed out the last of an eight-night run at Brooklyn's brand new sports arena.

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For the last concert of Jay-Z’s eight-night run at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, the rapper pulled out all the stops. Not only did Jay allow the show to be live-streamed (via his new Life and Times YouTube channel), but the borough’s favorite son also brought out the ultimate trophy: wife Beyonce Knowles.

“I'm so proud to be here,” said Beyonce as part of her “Diva”-“Crazy In Love” medley -- with hubby Jay joining the singer for the latter number, as he did on the 2003 track.

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Some PDA came with the mid-set number, like when Jay playfully slapped his girl on the bootie and an adorable embrace at the son’s end. Clearly, this couple remains crazy in love.

Beyonce made a return appearance for the night’s closing number, “Young Forever,” singing the hook lifted from the 1984 Alphaville hit and obliging her husband’s request: “BB, bring the chorus in.”

 

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Jay-Z is a minority owner of the Brooklyn Nets, who will play in the 19,000-seat arena, which was officially opened on Sept. 28.

See the full set list and a video of Jay-Z and Beyonce’s final bow below and tell us: should the two take this show on the road?

Set List:

Where I'm From
Empire State of Mind
Brooklyn Go Hard
Juicy (Notorious B.I.G. cover)
U Don't Know
99 Problems
Run This Town
On to the Next One
Dirt Off Your Shoulder
I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)
Big Pimpin'
Clique
'03 Bonnie & Clyde
Diva (with Beyoncé)
Crazy in Love (with Beyoncé)
Dead Presidents II
Can I Live
Public Service Announcement
Heart of the City (Ain't No Love)
Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
Encore

Encore:

What More Can I Say
Anything
Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
Jigga What, Jigga Who
Money Ain't a Thang
Take You Home With Me
What They Gonna Do, Part II
Excuse Me Miss
I Wanna Rock (Snoop Dogg cover)
3 Kings (Rick Ross cover)
Young Forever

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