Jay-Z 'Asked Barack Obama For Parenting Advice'
US President also claims he sees Jigga and Bey as 'good friends'...
US President Barack Obama has revealedJay-Z asked him for parenting tips after welcoming his first child, Blue Ivy Carter.
Obama let slip that Jigga had asked him for advice on fatherhood during an interview with Ohio radio station Z1079.
He confessed: "I made sure that Jay-Z was helping Beyoncé out and not leaving it all with mum and the mother-in-law."
Obama also went on to admit that himself and wife Michelle see Jay and Queen B as "good friends", stating: "I've gotten to know these guys over the first several years. They're good people. They're down to earth.
"Beyoncé could not be sweeter to Michelle and the girls. So they're good friends. They really are down-to-earth folks. We talk about the same things I talk about with all my friends."
The President also revealed that Jigga's track My First Song is his favourite, claiming it reminds him to "stay hungry."
Obama is gearing up for the forthcoming US Presidential campaign against Republican opponent Mitt Romney.