— BEYONCÉ LEGION (@BeyLegion) July 16, 2018
Obama, 54, appeared in movies taken by followers and posted on social media at the On the Run II concert on Sunday, July 15. The former first woman made her manner into Stade de France alongside Beyoncé’s 64-year-old mom, and the group cheered as the 2 took their place close to the stage.
— BEYONCÉ LEGION (@BeyLegion) July 15, 2018
The duo began dancing immediately whereas the Carters carried out “Drunk in Love.” In one other clip, Obama and Lawson boogied to “On to the Next One” proper subsequent to the platform the place the 48-year-old rapper was performing.
Fans flipped out and shared their pleasure upon recognizing the previous first household. “OMG THE OBAMAS ARE HERE IN THE SUITE BEHIND ME,” one tweeted. “OMG ITS MICHELLE OBAMA AT A BEYONCE CONCERT OMG.”
The Obama household have a longstanding friendship with the Carters. Michelle applauded the 36-year-old “Formation” singer on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert in September 2016. “She’s smart, she’s creative, she’s a great mother, she loves her family,” she mentioned at the time. “She’s just a low-key lady, so we have a lot in common in that way — except I can’t sing, I can’t dance.”
Beyoncé notably carried out “At Last” at the president’s 2009 inauguration ball and sang the nationwide anthem at his 2013 inauguration. The singer additionally visited the White House with Jay-Z thrice throughout Obama’s stint as commander in chief.
The temper was already improbable at Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Paris live performance, with France taking dwelling the World Cup earlier on Sunday. Obama’s presence solely added to the celebration.
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