No one was too concerned that she wouldn't be able to bounce back from whatever career setback or marital infraction was thrown at her. She would have survived and thrived. He's been a hip-hop-and-beyond mogul for decades and has amassed too much cachet in the music and business worlds to be threatened by just any old scandal. He would've been maligned, pretty fairly, as the root of all their troubles, and then eventually forgiven. But despite the millions of records sold and dollars earned, the carefully orchestrated Instagram posts and the political activism, at the heart of the mega-brand they've been steadily building for the better part of two decades are two people who've reached the top of the mountain together, but who have also weathered heartache, loss and public embarrassment.
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They first meet. They begin dating when Bey is 19, after getting to know each other. Just to have someone who you just like is so important, and someone [who] is honest. You got to dazzle. But I would have definitely had to be this cool.
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Proud dad Jeff Brazier shares emotional post as son Bobby starts his first job. The Circle viewers praise Georgina Aurelia for raising awareness about Crohn's disease. From the subtle digs at other women, to the not-so-subtle bat-swinging and direct questioning, many saw Bey's new offering as a personal raging against her husband, Jay Z, and his alleged cheating on her. So is Beyonce looking to crush her husband's reputation ahead of divorcing the creep? Or was it - dare we say?
From admirable long-term relationships to inspirational newlyweds, these are the couples we love and hope to take cues from in our own relationships. Speculation abound about their romantic affiliation for some time without either confirming the rumors, but as they performed their love anthem on stage in front of millions of fans night after night, their love by then was unmistakable. You taught me how to live.