Jay-Z is the most legendary rapper alive-- But what's his story? SNL explains, with the help of a stellar cast (of mostly white guys). If this doesn't give you a newfound appreciation of "Awesome Rapper" Jay-Z, I don't know what will.

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The casting is perfect. Because in the pre-taped SNL segments game, Mike O'Brien is definitely the Shawn Carter. Andy Samberg is Grandmaster Flash.

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