Oct. 20, 2012 at 12:14 PM ET
"I've gotten to know these guys over the last several years ... They're good people. Beyoncé could not be sweeter to Michelle and the girls. ... So they're good friends," the president says around the 6:33 mark of the clip. "They really are down-to-earth folks. And we talk about the same things I talk about with all my friends."
A big topic of discussion? Kids. "They've got a new daughter. I made sure Jay-Z was helping Beyoncé out and not leaving it all to mom and the mother-in-law," Obama said. Being a president or a rap mogul might be a tough job, but being a parent can humble even the best.
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