In a move that only few suspected, Beyonce dropped new music — an entire album comprised of 17 songs … complete with stunning, compelling music videos. An official statement for the album reads, “
Amazing, right? There was no need for an obnoxious marketing blitz, no premeditated “surprise” appearances complete with camera and journalists and riders or anything else — just straight-up good music and fabulous filmography.
You can listen to :30 second snippets of all the songs (as well as see the amazing videos) on .