Beyonce shocked the world by releasing the album without prior notice on iTunes, something unprecedented in the modern music industry. While fans remained in awe, the album stayed exclusive to iTunes for a week following its release before later being sold elsewhere.
To be sexy.To be remembered.To be successful.To be happy.To be pretty.To be loved.
To be happy.
"Pretty Hurts""No Angel""Jealous""Rocket""Grown Woman""Superpower"
The song is included only as a visual component.
She's ~drunk in love~, remember?
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2013 may have been a huge year for Kanye, but he was not featured as a guest artist on the album.
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Recorded while sick with a sinus infection, "XO" hails the imperfect attributes of loving unconditionally, something the Beyhive embodies.
"Pretty Hurts""Haunted""Heaven""Mine" (feat. Drake)"No Angel""Drunk in Love" (feat. Jay Z)"Rocket"
"Mine" (feat. Drake)
Acclaimed by critics and fans alike, the album was nominated for an incredible five Grammy Awards, including the coveted Album of the Year.