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Reason #3948730 why Jay Z is boss: a video has surfaced of HOV making friends with an elderly woman on the NYC subway.

Mr. Carter was riding the subway to his final performance at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, when he chose a seat next to 67-year old Ellen Grossman.

Obviously taking note of the legions of screaming fans on the train and massive bodyguards, the unknowing Grossman asks Jay if he’s famous. Adorableness ensues:

Jay Z Makes a New Friend On The Subway

The Washington Post interviewed Grossman interviewed Grossman about her experience meeting the music megastar. The clip is part of a 24-minute documentary called "Where I’m From" about Jay Z’s series of Barclays concerts.