This was no ordinary event! The event raised a whopping $4 million, costing $40,000 to attend.
President Obama teased:
“Jay-Z now knows, you know, what my life is like. We both have daughters. And our wives are more popular than we are… So we’ve got a little bond there. It’s hard, but it’s okay.”
“Beyonce’ could not be a better role model for our daughters because she carries herself with such class and poise. And has so much talent.” -Obama