Jay-Z Talks Secret Wedding With Oprah

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By: Jermaine Hall / September 2, 2009

After Jay-Z’s much-gossiped sitdown with Oprah Winfrey in his hometown Marcy Project, O, The Oprah Magazine dropped a snippet from the iconic interview. Here, Oprah tackled Mr. and Mrs. Carter’s hush-hush nuptials.

Oprah: Do you and Beyoncé have a pact that you just won’t talk about each other?

Jay-Z: Yeah. When you’re a public person, you have to keep some things to yourself, or else people will just–

Oprah: Eat it up. I know. But can I ask how in the world you kept your wedding a secret?

Jay-Z: Late planning!

Oprah: How many people knew?

Jay-Z: Very few. The sad part is that we offended some. But people who love you understand. Because at the end of the day, it’s your day.

Check here for more sneak peeks from Hov and Oprah’s interview, which publishes in full in the October issue of O, The Oprah Magazine.