Jay-Z appeared on Friday Night with Jonathan Ross‘ late night show on the BBC. Jay-Z recently broke the record for 11 number 1 solo albums, breaking Elvis Prestley’s record. Topics include Jay’s relationship to President Obama, his involvement with politics, and even some details of his 40th birthday party. On the topic of his 40th, he said described it as taking place at a mansion with “synchronized swimmers, the Olympic team, there was a casino outside, 2 dance floors, fireworks at 12, and champagne everywhere.” He also discusses some of his wife’s famous music videos. Check the videos for a more candid peek into Jay-Z’s life.