Taking place at Central Park, the massive crowd enjoyed performances from Coldplay, Ariana Grande, Pearl Jam, Ed Sheeran, and Beyonce.
Beyoncé and Jay Z have shelled out the big bucks for “La Casa de Castille,” according to Variety. The mansion, located in the heart of the Garden District in New Orleans, is also a former church
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Talk about running the world.
Michelle Obama sat down with rapper Wale on Friday to answer questions and promote herReach Higher initiative, a campaign aimed at encouraging all students to continue their educations past high school.
She took the opportunity to reveal the advice she’d give to her college self, but most importantly, she revealed something amazing: If FLOTUS could have a different job other than being, well, FLOTUS, she would choose to be Beyoncé.
The First Lady’s affinity for Bey is not new. She invited the songstress to her birthday party and has even attended her concerts. Still, it’s humbling (and kind of hilarious) to learn that even someone as flawless as FLOTUS feels the same way we all do about Bey.
Keep throwing that “Single Ladies” hand up in the air, girlfriend.
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Beyonce Visits Haiti
Pop queen Beyonce has paid a visit to Haiti to look at the progress made since an earthquake devastated the country five years ago.
Haiti U.N. mission spokeswoman Sophie Boutaud de la Combe said Saturday that Beyonce also was able to “meet some of the people who were affected by” by the 2010 disaster in the impoverished Caribbean country.
De la Combe said the American singer, a 20-time Grammy winner, visited Haiti with Valerie Amos, the United Nations’ humanitarian affairs chief and emergency relief coordinator.
Photos taken during her Haiti visit show Beyonce wearing a T-shirt emblazoned with the name of her charity organization.
It wasn’t immediately clear how long Beyonce’s stop in Haiti was or exactly where…
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Beyoncmay be gearing up to star in a new film directed by none other than Bradley Cooper.
According toDeadline, Warner Bros. is in negotiations withthe star ofAmerican Sniperto direct a forthcomingremake ofA Star Is Born.
Cooper would also star in the film,alongside none other thanBeyonc.
Apparently, the pop star was already considered for the role a few years ago, when Clint Eastwood was originally attached to the project.
A Star Is Bornhas gone through many releases over the years, including versions in1937, 1954 and 1976?the latter starringBarbra Streisand, so there’s certainly precedent for a popular diva to play the female lead.
Beyonc herself is no rookie in Hollywood?she’s appeared in everything fromCadillac RecordstoAustin Powers in Goldmember.
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For the troops stationed overseas during the holidays, being thousands of miles away from your family on New Year’s Eve is hard, so Beyonce and Jay Z thought they would try to brighten their day. They surprised the U.S troops stationed in Kuwait and Afghanistan with a screening of their On the Run concert special that aired on HBO.
Beyonce also had a special message for the troops.
“I just want to say a big thank you to our troops for everything you do to keep our country safe,” she said during the USO countdown to 2015 . “We all sleep better at night knowing that you guys are protecting us, and we’re filled with gratitude.”
Watch her message below (2:15).