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6 Nov, 2015

Adventure of a Lifetime audio release

Makes StatementSingle Release

Coldplay release the audio for Adventure of a Lifetime, from their album, A Head Full of Dreams. The band says they have collaborated with Tove Lo, Noel Gallagher and Beyonce on the album, which will contain 12 songs, including a hidden track, X Marks The Spot. Parlophone:

Revitalized, they’ve made an album that’s bursting with energy, colour and big, life-affirming moments such as the deliciously ebullient first single Adventure of a Lifetime and the rocket-powered Hymn for the Weekend. Coldplay has never enjoyed making a record more than this one. Nor have they been happier with the results.

30 Mar, 2015

Launch Tidal

Product Release

Jay-Z launches his streaming music service TIDAL at an industry event, #TIDALforall at Skylight in Moynihan Station in New York City. He announces his partnership with 16 other artists, including Beyonce, Madonna, Usher, Rihanna, Butler and Chassagne of Arcade Fire, Jason Aldean, J. Cole, Jack Wright, Chris Martin, Daft Punk, Deadmau5, Nikki Minaj, Coldplay and Calvin Harris, who formally sign a declaration of partnership. Tidal is the first service to offer ad-free music, video and editorial content owned by the stars who actually create it. The high quality sound service is available across iOS and Android devices, as well as in Web browsers and desktop players, in the U.S. and 30 other countries. Tidal Premium is $9.99, and Tidal Hifi is $19.99. Alicia Keys:

We come to you with one voice in unity. The first ever artist owned global music and entertainment platform!

8 Sep, 2014

Look UK cover

Magazine Cover

Knowles appears on the cover of a September 2014 issue of Look UK magazine. She talks about fighting with Jay-Z.

Jay has one last chance.

24 Aug, 2014

VMA performance

Music PerformanceTV Appearance

Knowles closes the awards show with a twenty minute performance. With tears streaming down her face, her husband, Jay-Z, and daughter join her on stage. As she accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award, which is VMA’s version of  life time achievement award, she kisses her daughter and her husband, who calls her the greatest living entertainer.

I have nothing to say, but I am filled with so much gratitude.

4 Aug, 2014

Look UK cover

Magazine Cover

Knowles appears on the cover of a August 2014 issue of Look UK magazine. She talks about Jay-Z’s sex tape, their therapist, and divorce lawyers.

It’s Jay-Z’s final mistake.

30 Jun, 2014

Tops Forbes Celebrity 100 earnings list

Beyonce tops the Forbes Celebrity 100 List with $115 million earnings over the past year. The singer’s 95-show tour earned $2.4 million per show in ticket sales. She also had successful album Beyonce. Drunk in Love,  a hit off of her latest album went platinum selling  more than 1 million copies.

But Beyoncé doesn’t stop with music — she’s built a small business empire. She earns millions endorsing companies like H&M and Pepsi. She has a line of fragrances with names like Heat, Rise and Pulse, and then there’s her clothing company House of Dereon, which features jeans, shoes and accessories. All together we estimate that Beyoncé earned $115 million between June 1, 2013 and June 1, 2014.

29 Jun, 2014

Shows Bieber mugshot on stage

During her On the Run tour with Jay Z,  Beyonce displays Justin Bieber , Tupac Shakur and other celebrity mugshots on the stage screen, saying

Even the greatest can fall

6 Jun, 2014

Add tour dates

on-the-run-tourBeyonce and Jay-Z add a second show at the Met Life stadium, on their On The Run Tour. $1 dollar from each ticket sale will go to the Shawn Carter foundation, which helps provide scholarships to students in need, and Beyonce’s BeyGOOD movement.

 

 

15 May, 2014

Solange statement

Makes Statement

Beyonce and Jay-Z release a statement about the elevator attack.

As a result of the public release of the elevator security footage from Monday, May 5th, there has been a great deal of speculation about what triggered the unfortunate incident. But the most important thing is that our family has worked through it. Jay and Solange each assume their share of responsibility for what has occurred. They both acknowledge their role in this private matter that has played out in the public. They both have apologized to each other and we have moved forward as a united family. The reports of Solange being intoxicated or displaying erratic behavior throughout that evening are simply false. At the end of the day families have problems and we’re no different. We love each other and above all we are family. We’ve put this behind us and hope everyone else will do the same.

5 May, 2014

Solange attacks Jay-Z

Fight

On route to the Met Ball Gala after-party, Jay-Z is physically attacked by his sister-in-law, Solange Knowles. Security camera footage shows Beyonce, Jay-Z and Solange entering the elevator with with a team of bodyguards. As soon as the elevator closes, Solange kicks and punches Jay-Z, who blocks the attack. She continues to shout insults and tries to hit him two more times. Beyonce stands against the wall with her hands clasped together.

24 Apr, 2014

Time magazine

beyKnowles appears on the cover of Time magazine as their most influential person. She also talks about the surprise release of her latest album, Beyonce. On her biggest influence:

Becoming a mother, looking at my daughter in her eyes made me into a woman. It made me very strong.

8 Apr, 2014

Out cover

InterviewMagazine Cover

o-BEYONCE-570Beyonce is featured on the cover of Out magazine. During the interview Knowles is questioned on her latest album, tour and career goals.

While I am definitely conscious of all the different types of people who listen to my music, I really set out to make the most personal, honest, and best album I could make. I needed to free myself from the pressures and expectations of what I thought I should say or be, and just speak from the heart. Being that I am a woman in a male-dominated society, the feminist mentality rang true to me and became a way to personalize that struggle.

25 Feb, 2014

Partition video

Knowles releases the music video for single Partition from her album Beyonce. The video is directed by Jake Nava and Paul Laufer.

27 Dec, 2013

Make A Wish Foundation

The Make A Wish Foundation helps,Beyoncé connect with a terminally ill little girl. Beyonce sings and dances with Taylon  at concert. The pair sang Destiny’s Child’s Survivor together as well as Love on Top.

20 Dec, 2013

Rise fragrance

Beyoncé releases her seventh perfume fragrance Rise,  which she says will honor an elevated and empowered attitude among women.

The spirit of Rise encourages women to be all that we are

Housed in a tall glass bottle embraced by a gold collar and capped off with a cluster of gold crystals, the fragrance is described as as “a rich and intoxicating luminous floral with beautiful top notes of Italian Bergamot, Golden Apricot and Iced Basil Sorbet; Luscious middle notes of Gold Symphony Orchid, Freesia Blossom and Natural Jasmine Sambac and sensual bottom notes that include Autumn Woods Accord, Cashmere Musk and Vetiver Extract.”

18 Mar, 2013

Shape cover

Magazine Cover

1363634014_beyonce-shape-cover-467Beyonce appears on the cover of the April 2013 issue of Shape magazine. She talks about gaining weight during her pregnancy.

I didn’t have a lot of time to lose the weight because I scheduled a show [in Atlantic City, NJ] three months after I gave birth, which I would never do again! I stayed away from red meat and ate a lot of fish, replaced pasta and rice with quinoa.

10 Feb, 2013

Wins Grammy

Grammy

indexBeyonce wins Grammy for Best Traditional R&B Performance for Love On Top.

3 Feb, 2013

Super Bowl halftime show

Beyonce performs at the 2013 Super Bowl half time show with Destiny’s child, at New Orleans’ Superdome. Beyonce sings Crazy in Love, Halo, Baby Boy, Love on Top and End of Time. A remix of old and new songs is performed with Destiny’s Child including, Single Ladies. 

Kelly, Michelle, you want to help me sing this one?

7 Dec, 2012

Williams disses Beyonce voice

Interview

Williams disses Beyonce during an episode of Hot Topics by making fun of how Beyonce talks.

I am a Beyonce fan. I’m gonna watch her upcoming documentary because fortunately one of the TVs in our kitchen has closed captioning so I’ll be able to understand what she says. You know Beyonce can’t talk. She sounds like she has a fifth grade education.

Dec 2011

Fake baby bump

beyonce-fake-bumpRumors swirl after Knowles baby bump appears to deflate while appearing on an Australian talk show.

You know, there are certain things that are so far, it doesn’t even affect me. I’m cool. It doesn’t bother me.

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