Beyonce’s Album; Why Lemonade?

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(Last Updated On: April 29, 2016)

If you didn’t catch the premiere of Beyoncé’s visual album Lemonade on HBO, you might still be wondering exactly where the meaning behind the project came from.

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In the one-hour short film, the song lyrics in the new material initially takes viewers on a journey through the mind of a devoted wife who is fed up with her husband’s indiscretions and frustrated after doing everything she can to get through their issues to no avail.

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Each song captures a different feeling.

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From calming lyrics like “I can taste the dishonesty, it’s all over your breath,” to raw ones like, “How did it come down to this? Scrolling throughout your call list? I don’t wanna lose my pride but, I’mma f**k me up a b***h,”

Bey covers just about every emotion you go through when your relationship hits a rough patch.

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As this realization is made, there’s a scene in film that features Jay Z’s grandmother Hattie as she addresses party goers at her 90th birthday.

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