Jay Z just celebrated his 46th birthday and fans took to Instagram to wish him well and honor his influence, making #JayZ a trending topic on the app.
Here's a sampling of how Hova was celebrated online:
Nicki Minaj posted a pic with the rap legend.
A post shared by Barbie (@nickiminaj) on Dec 4, 2015 at 3:57pm PST
Sean "Puffy" Combs wished him a happy birthday.
A post shared by Diddy (@diddy) on Dec 4, 2015 at 9:35am PST
The Brooklyn Nets tipped their hats.
A post shared by Brooklyn Nets (@brooklynnets) on Dec 4, 2015 at 8:10am PST
Fans posted inspirational quotes...
A post shared by Jay Ax / Vodka 🇭🇹 (@ifyouaxme) on Jul 7, 2015 at 3:15am PDT
And flashbacks ...
A post shared by poised panther (@brookside94) on Dec 4, 2015 at 10:15am PST
And, of course, Billboard got in on it too. Happy birthday Hova!
A post shared by Billboard (@billboard) on Dec 4, 2015 at 11:37am PST