They say people get better with age like wine and the boy smoove Hov turns 46 today. Remember when Jay Zannounced his retirement from hip hop in 2003? As we all know, that departure was short lived, but it theoretically serves as the end to the first half of his illustrious career.
You always hear that hip hop is a young man’s game, but here we are celebrating another Jay Z birthday. Still a chart-topper, still on stage, still making power play after power play. Yes, we’re keeping score and here are Hov’s illest power moves. — Words By BET Staff and Jon Reyes