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Everything's good for power couple

Hip-hop royalty Beyonce and Jay-Z seize control of the narrative of their lives with their joint album.
Hip-hop royalty Beyonce and Jay-Z seize control of the narrative of their lives with their joint album.PHOTO: BEYONCE/ YOUTUBE

Beyonce and husband Jay-Z team up to take digs at the music industry and affirm their relationship in Everything Is Love

First there was 2016's Lemonade, where Beyonce explored heartbreak and infidelity. Then, in last year's 4:44, husband Jay-Z apologised for the aforementioned infidelity.

And now the power couple have teamed up for Everything Is Love, a declaration that everything is good in the hood. (Carter is Jay-Z's last name.)

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 21, 2018, with the headline 'Everything's good for power couple'. Print Edition | Subscribe