Beyonce Reps New Orleans and Repeatedly Slays in ‘Formation’ Video
Guess who’s back? Beyonce has shocked the world again by dropping a new song and video without warning. On Saturday (Feb. 6), Queen Bey dropped the single and video for “Formation.” The clip marks the R&B diva's first solo material since “7/11” back in 2014.
Beyonce stop the world today and told her Beyhive (aka "her fans") to fall into “Formation” when she released the video. The clip is now a trending topic on Twitter. In the visual,
Queen King Bey wants everyone to know “ya’ll haters corny with that Illuminati mess.”
But above all, the pop-heavy beat is the perfect combination of “hood,” “creole” and a “Texas bama” coming together with the like of entertainment’s elite and that guy Bill Gates. In fact, let Beyonce tell it and she “just might be a Black Bill Gates in the making.”
Elsewhere, Beyonce and her backup dancers take viewers on a ride through the gritty streets of post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans. The squad is dancing in the parking lot of a mini-mall, a mansion and at a recreation center swimming pool.
The highlight of the clip is when Beyonce baptizes herself in the swampy waters of New Orleans on top of a NOPD squad car.
Overall, Beyonce slays repeatedly in this visually stunning video that awards viewers with plenty of replay value.
Exclusively released on Tidal, check out the sultry visuals above. Also, peep fan reactions on Twitter below.