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BEYONCÉ: The Visual Album Fun Facts!

Pretty Hurts: This was one of the first songs recorded for the album, recorded in the Hampton’s in the summer of 2012 at Beyoncé’s album camp.

Ghost: Columbia, Beyoncé’s record label, almost didn’t allow this song to be placed on the album because of the lyrics that put record labels on blast. Luckily Bey persuaded them!

Haunted: This song, alongside a new version of Crazy In Love, will be featured on the 50 Shades of Grey soundtrack.

Drunk in Love: Beyoncé, Jay Z, and the songs other collaborators were all in fact drinking when recording the song.

Blow: Cherry was originally its own song, and the video for it was shot on the Mrs Carter Show stage in Australia.

No Angel: The shots of Houston from this video were originally shot for the Bow Down Video.

Yoncé: Justin Timberlake helped write this song, he also played the buckets for the song.

Partition: Jay Z was late for his show in London because the shooting for this video took longer than expected.

Jealous: This song almost got cut from the album, but Boots added some guitar and other effects to make it one of the albums best songs.

Rocket: It is rumored that in another version of this song, Miguel has his own verse and provides vocals throughout the song.

Mine: Mine is a medley of 3 songs recorded by Beyoncé and Drake titled ‘Yours and Mine’, ‘Too Far’, & ‘Good Girl’.

XO: This song was penned by two of Beyoncé’s best writers. The Dream (who wrote Single Ladies, 1+1, etc) and Ryan Tedder of One Republic (who wrote Halo).

***Flawless: Chimimanda Ngozi Adiche’s book sales almost doubled after the release of this song, featuring one of her TED Talks.

Superpower: Former Destiny’s Child members Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams provided backup vocals on this track.

Heaven: The Lords Prayer is recited in Spanish by one of Beyoncé’s employees named Melissa Vargas, who used to be her assistant.

Blue: Blue Ivy Carter was brought into the studio and was recorded playing with her mother, they used some of the recordings at the end of the song.


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