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- Posted on Sep 13th 2009 11:40PM by Dan Reilly
As the epic tribute to New York built up, Keys left her piano, which was decorated to look like the city's skyline, to get front and center with Jay-Z. The duo gave a powerful performance as images from the city, including the Brooklyn bridge and Yankee Stadium, flashed on the screen behind them. It appeared as though the entire audience was up and dancing, and Jay's wife, Beyonce, was seen singing along to Keys' part.
The song ended with yet another uninvited rapper getting onstage. This time, New York native Lil Mama wandered out and stood next to Jay-Z and Keys as they wrapped the performance. It certainly wasn't as epic a moment as Kanye's earlier appearance, but it does make us wonder one thing -- who the heck was in charge of security tonight?