Beyoncé is an astonishing artist, able to energize and surprise you for eternity. Starting from Beyoncé’s debut album Dangerously in Love in 2003, she continues to delight music lover. With the release of her Lemonade, she won the hearts of her fans and music lovers – once again. Here is a list of 6 must-listen songs by Beyoncé, the Queen B.
Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)
From opening to the end, Single Ladies is a hypnotizing call to the dance floor. It is termed as an empowerment anthem and a desire to be in love.
In the hands of Beyoncé, this song intended to be a country song became an R&B laced women empowerment anthem. The song gained strong critical acclaim and went straight to the number one on the pop singles chart to stay there for ten weeks.
Countdown is a hotchpotch of hip-hop, funk, and reggae. It became a viral video of its time, the age of YouTube. This is powerful, addicting, and flirty.
Drunk in Love
After 10 years of her first solo hit “Crazy in Love,” Beyoncé retold her relationship with her husband Jay-Z in this erotically themed song. This song was a part of her surprise released album. The song went to #2 on the Billboard hot 100. The video, directed by Hype Williams, was nominated for the Video of the Year in the MTV Video Music Awards 2014.
Formation is the first single from Lemonade, her sixth studio album. Formation went on to be one of top 10 on the US pop music chart. The song has been praised for its depiction of black pride.
Crazy in Love, Featuring Jay-Z
Crazy in love is a cyclone of sound, with blaring, horns, vamping and the fire. It can be termed as the pop version of a catwalk. The song is thrilling, everything the pop music fans want.