Jay-Z will unveil his video for “Picasso Baby” on HBO Friday night, following an interview on “Real Time with Bill Maher.”
The video is based on Jay’s six-hour performance of the song at the Pace Gallery earlier this month, rapping the song directly to people one-on-one -- some famous, including actor Alan Cumming, performance artist Marina Abramovic and New York magazine’s Jerry Saltz, and some fans.
However, his interview with Maher may also be entertaining, considering how many questions people have for Hov these days. How is the stadium tour with Justin Timberlake going? How does it feel to give away 1 million albums and still sell enough to hit No. 1 for two weeks? What’s up with Beyonce’s album? And, of course, how do you spell your name right now?