This video has been going around the Internet for some time now showing Jay-Z punching a young female fan in the face.
The publicists for Jay-Z's Rockefeller records did respond by claiming that the woman is actually a friend of Jay-Z's and they were just playing around.
Many of Jay-Z's friends have already admitted that this was not a friend, nor was it a joke. Jay-Z was simply irritated that the woman dared to continue to take pictures of him without asking after show. Without realizing the cameras were rolling behind the young fan, he socked her in the face and then shoved her in an attempt to get her to stop.
This story has been quadrate it with not just those that were filming the entire melee take place, but also verified by the bodyguards who have quit working for Jay-Z since.