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Series 12 - Episode 3
Jay-Z: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered
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For six months, Alan Yentob accompanied chart-topping rapper-turned-business-mogul Jay-Z through key moments in his career, including his triumphant and somewhat controversial headline performance at Glastonbury. This documentary presents an insight into the artist's hectic world, and explores a hitherto undocumented side to his ambitions. Includes contributions from friends Chris Martin and P Diddy.
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