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Fascinating fact:

Jan 30, 2014 | 5:44pm EST

Jay Z's former apartment in Brooklyn, New York is on the market for $870,000 (£543,750). The hip-hop mogul used the 560 State Street pad he raps about on Empire State of Mind as a "stash spot" during his time as a drug dealer in the mid-1990s, before he found fame as a musician. His one-time home is located minutes away from the Barclays Center arena, which the superstar helped to launch in 2012.

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