It doesn’t take a lot for Beyoncé to dominate headlines, however her highly effective affect really outdid itself immediately, January 18. First, ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith dragged Beyoncé’s identify into his tackle Rihanna’s Super Bowl LVII halftime show scheduled for February 12. The First Take host informed Sherri Shepherd that Rihanna “ain’t Beyoncé” after which apologized hours later.
Beyoncé does have one thing in widespread with Rihanna proper now, although: They’re every getting ready for a large present.
In accordance with TMZ, Beyoncé is getting ready to carry out an invite-only live performance on the Atlantis The Royal resort in Dubai this weekend for a reported $24 million. Fan accounts are circulating clips of her sound verify:
Per TMZ, Beyoncé’s Dubai set “is claimed to be the launching pad for her upcoming Renaissance Tour.”
Renaissance, her first authentic solo album since 2016’s Lemonade, arrived final July. Consequently, Beyoncé leads all nominees at subsequent month’s 2023 Grammys. Anticipation for a attainable Renaissance Tour was sparked at WACO Theater’s Wearable Art Gala in October:
“Bey is aware of the brand new performances would require intense choreography and precision, so everybody needs to be clear and sober,” an unnamed source told the UK tabloid. “There gained’t be any loopy partying on the highway both.”
The supply added, “She can be finishing up #MeToo checks with the dancers, band and crew with hopes doing so will make the tour a protected and pleasant work atmosphere. As touring may be mentally grueling, her new staff can even have entry to psychological well being assist whereas on the highway.”
Take that each one for what you’ll.