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Hey isn’t that… Rapper Jay Z celebrating his sold-out Verizon Center show with a few sips of “Ace of Spades” champagne at Echostage on Thursday night.

Our tipsters tell us that a magnanimous Mr. Carter’s entourage also passed out bottles of his cognac of choice D’ussé (pronounced “dew-say”) to lucky revelers. The Hov himself handed out cups. One thirsty fan even hopped on an available pair of shoulders to grab her own free taste of the good life.

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