Jay-Z rides subway to Brooklyn to perform, elderly lady asks if he’s famous (video) Jay-Z decided to board the subway to Brooklyn for a concert at Barclays Center Arena with his security entourage in tow. Fans are screaming. A silver-haired passenger asks him if he’s famous. It’s an adorable exchange, see it for yourself. Pages: 1 2 Yvette Caslin I'm a writer, image architect & significance marketer. Love photojournalism, creative expression & originality.