Oprah Winfrey Named Godmother to Beyoncé and Jay-Z's Baby, Blue Ivy!


Jan. 26 2012, Published 10:54 a.m. ET

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Forget about launching her own network! Looks like Oprah Winfrey can add another huge notch to her list of roles and responsibilities. And by that, we mean godmother to Beyoncé and Jay-Z's daughter, Blue Ivy!

OK! NEWS: THE TRUTH ABOUT BEYONCE & JAY-Z'S BABYAccording to RadarOnline, the couple has grown close to Oprah and has chosen her as their newborn's godmother. As for the godfather, they've selected Jay-Z's friend Tyran "Ty Ty" Smith. Beyoncé and Jay-Z apparently wanted to ensure the godparents weren't blood related.OK! NEWS: BEYONCE ON ETTA JAMES' DEATH — "THIS IS A HUGE LOSS"Beyoncé checked into Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC under the alias "Ingrid Jackson" to give birth to their bundle of joy on Jan. 8. 

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