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Strange Things Everyone Just Ignores About Beyonce And Jay Z's Marriage

Beyoncé and Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter are the very definition of a power couple. The married music legends are each incredibly talented and influential on their own, so together, they're virtually unstoppable. But much of the public's perception about this notoriously private pair is shaped by what little Bey and Jay do share about themselves: her captionless Instagram snaps of the family enjoying a picture-perfect vacation, pointed song lyrics with perplexing references to one another, that rare int

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    Strange Things About Beyoncé And Jay-Z's Marriage

    Strange Things About Beyoncé And Jay-Z's Marriage

    Beyoncé and Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter are the very definition of a power couple. The married music legends are each incredibly talented and influential on their own, so together, they're virtually unstoppable. But much of the public's perception about this notoriously private pair is shaped by what little Bey and Jay do share about themselves: her captionless Instagram snaps of the family enjoying a picture-perfect vacation, pointed song lyrics with perplexing references to one another, that rare interview where they might actually suffer a question or two about their romance. Over the years, thanks to so many mixed signals, tantalizing mysteries about Beyoncé and Jay-Z's relationship have taken shape. Here are some of the strangest of those stories.

    We Finally Understand Those Jay-Z Cheating Rumors

    We Finally Understand Those Jay-Z Cheating Rumors

    May 12, 2014 marked a holy day in the world of tabloid drama. In the early hours of that sacred Monday, TMZ released a salacious security video that depicted Solange Knowles, sister of queen Beyoncé, brawling with her brother-in-law, Jay-Z, in an elevator at The Standard Hotel in New York City. There was no audio; it was recorded in black and white; and most of us spent the next 24 hours trying to unravel what the king of Brooklyn hip hop could have possibly done to invoke a Game of Thrones-like retaliation from a family member.

    The Real Reason You Never Hear About Beyoncé And Jay-Z's Kids

    The Real Reason You Never Hear About Beyoncé And Jay-Z's Kids

    Blue Ivy, Rumi, and Sir Carter are some of the most famous children in the world. Their parents, Beyoncé and Jay-Z, are music legends who collectively became billionaires in 2018, according to Forbes. Yet, despite their superstar status, Beyoncé and Jay-Z are a notoriously private couple. In fact, according to The New York Times, Beyoncé has such an unprecedented amount of control over her public image, at one point in 2015, she "had not answered a direct question [from the media] in more than a year."

    Here's How Jay-Z And Beyoncé Spend Their Fortune

    Here's How Jay-Z And Beyoncé Spend Their Fortune

    Beyoncé Knowles-Carter and Jay-Z are definitely one of music's most dazzling couples. In Hollywood terms, they've been together for eternity, having tied the knot in 2008. So, how do they manage to withstand the test of time on the A-list? Perhaps the secret to their love is the fact that they took baby steps in the beginning. "We were friends first for a year and a half before we went on any dates," Bey told Oprah Winfrey in 2013 (via People), adding, "That foundation is so important for a relationship." Getting teary-eyed, the starlet gushed, "I would not be the woman I am if I did not go home to that man." We know, our hearts melted, too.

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