Spotify brings back Jay Z music on his 50th birthday

He pulled his albums from the music streaming platform two years ago.

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Jay Z has returned to Spotify.

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Jay Z, who's celebrating his 50th birthday on Wednesday, is back on Spotify . The rapper's entire music catalogue returned to the streaming service two years after he requested it be removed.

Jay Z owns Spotify competitor Tidal

"Happy birthday, Hov," Spotify tweeted. "Welcome back to Spotify."

Spotify didn't immediately respond to a request for comment and more information on the move.