Obama to Attend Lavish Beyoncé & Jay-Z Party

Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 01:05 PM

By James Hirsen

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
    A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
The re-election campaign of President Barack Obama repeatedly characterizes GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney as being wealthy and out of touch.

Yet tonight the president will attend a New York event hosted by celebrities Beyoncé and Jay-Z, which will include an opulent display in the form of an 18-foot tower of gold-bottled French champagne.

Obama will speak to the affluent elite in the main room at Jay-Z’s 40/40 nightclub. Theatrically placed next to him will be the custom designed tower comprised of 350 bottles of the high-priced champagne.

The tower of the bubbly alcoholic beverage has been fashioned by Jeffrey Beers, with Beers enlisting Jay-Z’s favorite brand of champagne, Armand de Brignac, which typically carries a price tag of $800-per-bottle.

Labeled the “Ace of Spades” by hip-hoppers and the nightlife crowd, the brand received the designation because of its unique gold label in the shape of a spade.

“It’s floor-to-ceiling gold bottles in the entire space. It’s beautiful — breathtaking,” a 40/40 representative told The Post. “It’s the first thing you see when you walk in.”

The campaign has indicated that there will be about 100 party attendees who will pay $40,000-per-person.

The president will speak to 200 donors at a $12,500-per-family reception at the Waldorf prior to the Beyonce & Jay-Z bash.

If the numbers hold up, the Obama campaign will take in more than $6 million.

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
  Copy Shortlink
Send me more news as it happens.
Get me on The Wire
Send me more news as it happens.
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
You May Also Like

Cambodia HIV Outbreak: 100-Plus People Diagnosed; Investigation Sought

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 18:50 PM

More than 100 HIV infections in a single Cambodian village have spurred the country's prime minister to ask for an inves . . .

Slender Man Case: Two Girls Competent to Stand Trial in Stabbing

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 18:26 PM

Two girls who allegedly stabbed a 12-year-old friend over the online game Slender Man are competent to stand trial for a . . .

Kate Upton Sexiest Woman Alive; Model Apologizes to Teen Brother

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 17:52 PM

Model Kate Upton was selected as People magazine's first Sexiest Woman Alive, a month after Chris Hemsworth received the . . .

Top Stories

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved