Beyonce News

Jay Z Reportedly Working On "Lemonade" Response Album
Jay Z Reportedly Working On "Lemonade" Response Album May 4, 2016 at 11:14am
Beyonce's LEMONADE did not cast her husband Jay Z in a particularly positive light. Her retelling of her emotional journey through Jay's infidelity resulted in one of her best albums to date, as well as one of her most commercially successful -- all 12 songs from the album are currently charting.
Top Tracks: April 25 - May 1
Top Tracks: April 25 - May 1 May 2, 2016 at 03:53pm
We've officially entered the whirlwind release period of 2016, with hip hop's (arguably) biggest current male and female stars, Drake and Beyoncé, both dropping projects in the past ten days. What's more, Chance 3 should be dropping any moment now.
Beyonce's "Lemonade" Is Her 6th No. 1 Debut In A Row
Beyonce's "Lemonade" Is Her 6th No. 1 Debut In A Row May 1, 2016 at 08:06pm
Beyonce's impressive first-week sales for her new album were just revealed, and Billboard has now confirmed that Lemonade will make its debut at No. 1 on this week's Billboard 200 chart.
Review: Beyoncé's "Lemonade"
Review: Beyoncé's "Lemonade" Apr 30, 2016 at 11:48am
The credits on Beyoncé's new album Lemonade read like an oddly-selected history of pop, R&B, and rock music, with modern indie names like Ezra Koenig and Animal Collective sitting alongside titanic legends like OutKast, Led Zeppelin, and Isaac Hayes.
Karrine Steffans Admits She Used To Be Jay Z's "Becky"
Karrine Steffans Admits She Used To Be Jay Z's "Becky" Apr 29, 2016 at 07:08pm
Writer and former music video vixen Karrine Steffans has received a great deal of fame in the hip-hop world, for her role in music videos as well as her liaisons with certain rap superstars, including Lil Wayne, with whom she had a lengthy and dramatic relationship, documented in her 2013 book "How to Make Love to a Martian." In a new essay published by the online magazine xoJane -- written in response to Beyonce's new Lemonade album
Listen To A Snippet From Ezra Koenig's Reference Track For Beyonce's "Hold Up"
Listen To A Snippet From Ezra Koenig's Reference Track For Beyonce's "Hold Up" Apr 29, 2016 at 10:50am
Quentin Miller's infamous reference tracks for Drake and PartyNextDoor's slightly less infamous reference track for Rihanna have offered fascinating insight into the relationship between songwriters and the stars who bring their songs into the public sphere. Another reference track has surfaced, on Diplo's Snapchat: Ezra Koenig's demo for Beyonce's "Hold Up." (Diplo co-produced the song.)
Jay Z Was Reportedly Involved In Creation of Beyonce's "Lemonade"
Jay Z Was Reportedly Involved In Creation of Beyonce's "Lemonade" Apr 28, 2016 at 09:45am
Since basically nobody saw Beyonce's Lemonade coming, in the sense that it would be a public airing of Jay Z's dirty laundry, it was a common assumption that Jay Z didn't see it coming either -- both during Sunday's premiere of the visual album and the ensuing fallout, which largely taken the form of an internet witchhunt for "Becky with the good hair."
13 Notable Writing Credits On Beyoncé's "Lemonade"
13 Notable Writing Credits On Beyoncé's "Lemonade" Apr 27, 2016 at 06:52pm
Any time an event album like Beyoncé's LEMONADE comes around, the writing credits usually get picked apart pretty quickly. Now that we've had a few days with the liner notes, there are definitely quite a few interesting takeaways, some more obvious and talked about than others. 
Azealia Banks Lashes Out Against Beyonce In Latest Twitter Rant
Azealia Banks Lashes Out Against Beyonce In Latest Twitter Rant Apr 27, 2016 at 11:40am
Azealia Banks has opinions, and she has the habit of sharing said opinions, no matter how controversial on twitter. Her twitter deactivation back in March didn't last long, since hopping back on the social platform, she's had words for Iggy Azalea, Sarah Palin, Wale, and we're probably missing a couple names.
Iggy Azalea Thinks Beyonce's "Becky" Reference Is A Stereotype Against White Girls
Iggy Azalea Thinks Beyonce's "Becky" Reference Is A Stereotype Against White Girls Apr 27, 2016 at 12:26am
In what shouldn’t be much of a surprise, Iggy Azalea is under scrutiny once again for statements made about the infamous “Becky” reference from Beyonce’s Lemonade album. While many fans believe Beyonce is referring to a woman Jay Z cheated on her with, possibly being Rachel Roy Or Rita Ora, Iggy thinks otherwise and says it’s a a stereotype used against basic white girls.
Rita Ora Responds To Beyonce "Becky" Rumors
Rita Ora Responds To Beyonce "Becky" Rumors Apr 26, 2016 at 02:46pm
Beyonce's thorough roasting of her husband Jay Z on Lemonade raised a few question, chief among them: who did Jay Z sleep with? Who is “Becky with the good hair?”
Rita Ora Is BeyHive's New Target For "Becky With The Good Hair"
Rita Ora Is BeyHive's New Target For "Becky With The Good Hair" Apr 26, 2016 at 11:49am
Moments ago we reported on how Rachel Roy has officially put rumors to rest that she is the Beyonce-referenced "Becky with the good hair." Nonetheless, the BeyHive isn't done finding a new target for "Becky with the good hair," recently settling upon Rita Ora, after the singer posted an incriminating Snapchat.
Rachel Roy Releases Statement, Denies Being "Becky With The Good Hair"
Rachel Roy Releases Statement, Denies Being "Becky With The Good Hair" Apr 26, 2016 at 11:26am
Beyonce turned the internet upside down when it turned out LEMONADE was actually an entirely new (visual) album from the pop star. That was the only thing getting the internet topsy-turvy, the fact that Beyonce alleges that her husband Jay Z cheated on her in the album created in even more controversy, putting the BeyHive to work in attempt to locate "Becky with the good hair."
Beyonce's "Lemonade" Now Available On iTunes
Beyonce's "Lemonade" Now Available On iTunes Apr 25, 2016 at 09:43am
Despite the fact that most of her new album Lemonade was an indictment of her husband Jay Z's infidelities, Beyonce is still betrothed to his streaming service TIDAL. While the album is still only available for streaming on TIDAL, as of Monday morning it is available to purchase on iTunes.
TV Cook Rachael Ray Catches Heat From Beyoncé Fans Over Confusion With Rachel Roy
TV Cook Rachael Ray Catches Heat From Beyoncé Fans Over Confusion With Rachel Roy Apr 24, 2016 at 05:28pm
The BeyHive is very passionate, but today, some were misdirected in their attempts to fight for their queen. When suspicion arose that fashion designer and ex-wife of Dame Dash, Rachel Roy, was the woman Beyoncé deemed "Becky with the good hair" on LEMONADE, some quickly mistook the name for Rachael Ray, beloved (an in this case, totally innocent) TV cook.
Rachel Roy Acknowledges Beyoncé's "Becky With The Good Hair" Lyric, The BeyHive Attacks
Rachel Roy Acknowledges Beyoncé's "Becky With The Good Hair" Lyric, The BeyHive Attacks Apr 24, 2016 at 10:08am
Beyoncé's LEMONADE was the event it promised to be, delivering on the musical and visual side of things, but also supplying some big surprises -- namely, more or less confirming rumors that Bey's husband, Jay Z, had cheated on her. There are multiple references to the infidelity throughout the album, but one lyric proved catchier and more damning than the rest -- "he better call Becky with the good hair."
Serena Williams Twerks & Jay Z Cheats In Beyonce's "Lemonade," Stream Here
Serena Williams Twerks & Jay Z Cheats In Beyonce's "Lemonade," Stream Here Apr 24, 2016 at 01:42am
Beyonce's new album, Lemonade, is now available on Tidal, though one shouldn't cop the album without watching the film of the same name that preceded its release. Tabbed as a "visual album," "Lemonade" plays out as one abstract but narrative-driven film, just under an hour in runtime. Music videos of most of Lemonade's tracks are sprinkled in throughout the film, each one essential to the larger storyline.