Solange Knowles & Jay Z Fight Video: How It Got Leaked

Tue, May 13, 2014 4:36pm EST by 13 Comments

Jay Z is absolutely livid after the tape of Solange attacking him in an elevator in NYC’s Standard Hotel was leaked to the press on May 12, a source has told EXCLUSIVELY. So how did the shocking footage get out anyway? Find out right here!

Jay Z and Solange Knowles‘s violent altercation at a Met Gala after-party at the Standard Hotel on May 5 should have stayed behind closed elevator doors. But the video made its way to the public thanks to a certain someone in a “back room” at the hotel, according to a new report.

Solange Knowles & Jay Z Leaked Video: How Fight Footage Went Public

By now you’ve probably all had the chance to watch the elevator attack seen ’round the world — but the question remains: how? While the culprit behind the leak is seemingly still at large, a staffer at the Standard Hotel tells Us Weekly that “the video was recorded on a cell phone from the monitors in the back room.” 

Sounds like a firing offense to us! But that could be the least of this probably soon-to-be-ex-employee’s worries, as a source has told EXCLUSIVELY that Jay Z is considering his legal options against the leaker!

Jay Z: Worried Solange Knowles Fight Video Will Tear His Family Apart

Jay Z is afraid that the video could ruin his reputation, as well as his family’s, and now he’s vowing to get back at whoever is responsible for leaking the shocking clip to the press.

“Hov cannot believe this private moment has now been made public because of someone who was looking to make a quick buck,” a source told EXCLUSIVELY. “Now he is out for blood and will have the last laugh in this matter.”

So what do you think, HollywoodLifers? Should whoever leaked the Solange and Jay Z fight video be punished? Let us know!

— Tierney McAfee

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