Video: Jay-Z Reminisces with Letterman

Jay-Z sat down for a conversation with David Letterman on Tuesday’s “Late Show.” Instead of the usual light banter, Dave threw the bespectacled star some heavier questions about his new book Decoded, the first time he was introduced to hip-hop, growing up in Bed-Stuy, and how he escaped dealing drugs. Take a stroll down memory lane with the hip-hop hotshot.