Music·Posted on Apr 5, 2016Beyoncé Set The Record Straight And Said “Formation” Isn’t Anti-PoliceThe singer talked at length about her life during an in-depth interview with Elle magazine.by Michael BlackmonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Back in February, Beyoncé debuted her song "Formation," and it was praised for being unapologetically black. Beyoncé / Via youtube.com The visual for the song showed a few scenes that rubbed some the wrong way, like seeing the singer standing on a police vehicle as it's submerged in water. Beyoncé / Via youtube.com But now, in an interview with Elle, Beyoncé set the record straight on the drama surrounding her song and video. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Beyoncé / Via youtube.com "I mean, I'm an artist and I think the most powerful art is usually misunderstood. But anyone who perceives my message as anti-police is completely mistaken," she said. Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images She went on to say that she's against police brutality. Ronald Martinez / Getty Images And later added: "If celebrating my roots and culture during Black History Month made anyone uncomfortable, those feelings were there long before a video and long before me." Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrCHz1gwzTo Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrCHz1gwzTo And there you have it, folks — straight from the queen's mouth. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Beyoncé / Via youtube.com Read Beyoncé's full interview over at Elle.