By: Mark Leon Goldberg on October 07, 2008 Here is a higher quality video of Jay-z at the United Nations Association 50th anniversary gala, via MTV.AND, by way of introduction, the Secretary General of the United Nations tries his hand at rapping. Lyrics via OG Hip Hop. The video is below. (N.B. Bill Luers is the head of the United Nations Association of the United States.) Global Classrooms are a cinch With the help of Merrill Lynch When you put the org in Google Partnerships go truly gloooobal There is hope for Earth’s salvation With the Cisneros Foundation With Jay-Z there’s double strife Life for children and water for life Human health will get ahead With the valiant work of (RED) For the poor and doing good Stays the job of Robin Hood UN stays on the front burner Thanks to our champ Ted Turner And whole revolutions stem From the work of UNIFEM But tonight my special shout-out Goes to one I can’t do without We have traveled up and down Frisco, Atlanta, Chicago town Yes, the king of all the doers Is my trusty friend Bill Luers Bill, I cannot say goodbye So take the floor and take a bow. Ladies and Gentlemen, Ambassador Bill Luers” And without further ado, M.C. S-G: My advice to the Secretary General: A valiant effort, but don’t quit the day job, which, you know, includes trying to save the world.