Beyonce’s “Beyoncé” #1 Album on Billboard
It has been less than a week since she unleashed her self-titled ‘Beyoncé’ fifth album exclusively on iTunes and Beyonce has the number one record in the land. Billboard released their latest numbers, putting Beyonce at the top of the heap and continuing her legacy of #1 albums.
All five of Beyonce records have debuted at number one, including Dangerously in Love, B’Day, I Am… Sasha Fierce, and her previous album 4. After selling over 800,000 copies in the first 72 hours, Beyonce nabbed the fourth-biggest-selling week of 2013, just behind Justin Timberlake, Eminem, and Drake.
Beyonce’s “Grown Woman” Music Video Premiere
Beyonce teamed with Pepsi for the debut of her “Grown Woman” music video. In the video Beyonce completes an epic transformation from a young singer to the powerhouse performer she is today.
Beyonce’s Surprise Album “How She Kept It Secret”
Beyonce and her extended team of publicists, record label executives, stylists, producers and many musical/video collaborators could teach a master course in secret-keeping to the NSA.
Days later, fans and the music industry are still reeling and digesting the superstar’s self-titled fifth album featuring 14 songs and a whopping 17 videos dropped on iTunes with absolutely no warning at midnight last Friday, Dec. 13.
Pretty Hurts (Music Video)
Pretty Hurts Synopsis
Beyonce as, well, a pageant queen. The obsession with beauty and weight and going under the knife is nothing new when it comes to being a woman, but Beyonce has shed light on the always-controversial subject not only by releasing a song about it, but a video as well.
Beyonce’s “Pretty Hurts”, directed by Harvey Keitel.
Beyonce Self Titled Album ‘Beyonce’ Booklet
Check out below the digital booklet of Beyonce’s new self titled album ‘BEYONCE’, Enjoy!
Demi Lovato Goes Crazy Over New Beyonce Album
Demi Lovato treated her Twitter followers to a blow-by-blow account of her reactions to the newly-released album from Beyonce. Just after midnight last night, Demi almost had, well, a heart attack as she listened to the new songs and watched the accompanying videos of Beyonce’s new album ‘Beyonce’.
See some of Demi’s tweets below
“UM….. @BEYONCE JUST DROPPED A SURPRISE ALBUM?!!?! #DEAD #SOOOOGOOD #ONREPEAT JFKQJDLSJJFKSHKFKSJC.”
Beyonce Drops New Album ‘BEYONCE’
Beyonce announced that her self-titled record is now available exclusively on iTunes.
Comprised of 14 tracks and 17 music videos, Beyonce explained that this is a “visual album,” designed to give the listener a full sensory experience not possible with just a single or two.
Beyonce Knowles invited her husband Jay Z, daughter Blue Ivy and guest artists Michelle Williams, Kelly Rowland, Justin Timberlake, Frank Ocean, Drake, and Pharrell Williams all to play a part on various songs, and it’s all available now!
The track listing
1. Pretty Hurts
3. Drunk in Love (feat. Jay Z)
5. No Angel
9. Mine (feat. Drake)
11. Flawless (feat. Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche)
12. Superpower (feat. Frank Ocean)
14. Blue (feat. Blue Ivy)
Along with three extra videos:
Beyonce and Jay Z shopping at Barney’s New York in Beverly Hills
(04-12-2013) – Beyonce and Jay Z hit up Barneys New York in Beverly Hills on Tuesday. Beyonce and her hubby were hounded by fans and paparazzi as they exited the swanky department store, en route to Bey’s gig at the Staples Center later in the evening.
Meanwhile, Jay Z announced he and his wife will go vegan for 22 days in honor of his 44th birthday. Last night he posted a message on his Life and Times blog to alert his fans to the news, citing psychological research in his reasoning.