Usually, tiny little whispers like this are reserved for the CurbedWire, but with the closing of LES not-spot Libation still burning up the Internet, and the magnitude of the star-power involved in the rumor, it's worthy of its own little item. A very very realiable source passed along word that a celebrity and his entourage toured the Libation space on Monday, sizing up the building for use as a possible members-only VIP club. That person? Def Jam Recordings President Shawn Carter, a/k/a/ Jay-Z. Holy. Shit.
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