News

Beyonce redefines Madonna’s ‘Vogue’ for ‘Break My Soul’ remix, pays tribute to Black Pears

HOLLYWOOD, FL – NOVEMBER 16: Beyonce attends the Sean Carter Foundation Gala at Seminole Ballroom at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on November 16, 2019 in Hollywood, Florida. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for The Sean Carter Foundation); NEW YORK, NY – MAY 01: Singer Madonna attends the “Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Beach” Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images)

Kevin Mazur/Getty for the Sean Carter Foundation; John Shearer / Getty

Beyonce unveils the ultimate pop icon collab.

The 28-time Grammy Award winner, 40, heavily sampled Madonna’s “Vogue” for “The Queen’s Remix” of her new single “Break My Soul” and even the spoken word of the 1990 track. rap as a tribute to his black peers. predecessor in the music industry.

“Rosetta Tharpe, Sentigold / Bessie Smith, Nina Simone / Betty Davis, Solange Knowles / Badoo, Lizzo, Kelly Roll’ / Lauryn Hill, Roberta Flack / Tony, Janet, Tierra Whack / Missy, Diana, Grace Jones / Aretha, Anita, Grace Jones / Helen Folasade Adu, Jilly from Philly, I love you, boo / Don’t just stand there, join in / Strike a pose, there’s nothing in it / Vogue!” Beyoncé sings to the track.

RELATED: Beyoncé dedicates ‘Renaissance’ drop to her late gay Uncle Johnny: ‘To All of the Fallen Angels’

The poem also features some memorable songs from 63-year-old Madonna, and the background features rumblings from frequent Beyoncé collaborator Big Freedia, as the singer goes on to say, “Michelle, Chloe, Halle, Aaliyah/Alicia, Whitney, Riri, Nicky”. to the roster.

Her latest remix also honors the ballroom culture that originally inspired Madonna’s “Vogue,” called the homes of Extravaganza, Revlon, Labiza, Amazon, and others.

Editorial use only Mandatory credits: Photo by Shutterstock (170053a) Madonna – ‘Vogue’ Madonna – 1990

Shutterstock

Beyoncé’s latest collab comes shortly after Starr released the 4-track EP, which features more remixes of songs featuring Will.I.M., Honey Dijon, Terry Hunter and Nita Evians—whose House of Evians were called Also referenced in “The Queens Remix”.

Beyoncé dropped “Break My Soul” as the lead single from her newly-released seventh studio album in June. Renaissance, which will unfold as a three-act project. She also shared an a cappella and instrumental version of the track last month.

Renaissance Beyoncé’s first solo album in six years. he had previously issued dangerously in Love (2003), Birthday (2006), I am Sasha Fierce (2008), 4 (2011), Beyoncé (2013) and lemonade (2016), following his stint with Destiny’s Child.

RELATED VIDEO: Beyoncé Releases Long-Awaited Seventh Studio Album Renaissance, Confirms LP Is a 3-Part Project

Beyoncé also appeared on the 2018 collaborative album everything is love With husband Jay-Z, as well 2019 The Lion King: The Gift, a soundtrack for Disney’s live-action adaptation featuring original music from the artist. Additionally, he issued Homecoming: Live Album In 2019, a year earlier than his iconic Coachella performance recorded.

Renaissance Now available for streaming and download.

Source