Oprah Reportedly Named Blue Ivy’s Godmother

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    By Chris Witherspoon

    As if launching her ‘OWN’ network is not enough, Oprah can add another prestigious title to her legacy. She has been chosen to be the godmother to Jay-Z and Beyoncé‘s newborn daughter, Blue Ivy Carter.

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    According to RadarOnline, the couple has chosen the iconic media figure to be Blue’s godmother, as they have grown increasingly closer to her.

    Jay-Z’s best friend, Tyran “Ty Ty” Smith, is has allegedly been chosen to be Blue’s godfather. Beyoncé and Jay-Z reportedly did not want Blue’s godparents to be blood-related.

    Earlier this month Oprah reportedly sent over a trunk of children’s books to Blue as her baby gift. And In 2010 the talk show titan named Jay-Z’s book Decoded as one of her “Favorite Things,” saying how impressed she was by it after the rapper sent her an advance copy.

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