Before you’re all like, ‘Where is Lemonade?’ we’re constituting a ‘throwback’ as two or more years later (give or take). Can you believe it’s been 15 whole years since Beyoncé released her first album, Dangerously in Love, in 2003? Six studio albums, three kids, a family elevator fight, and a whole bunch of Lemonade later, it’s been a wild ride for the 👑 since she was a nine-year-old girl trying to make a name for herself. For your nostalgic listening pleasure, see our top 10 throwbacks below.
Na, na, na, diva is a female version of a hustler / Of a hustler / Of a, of a hustler. And just like that it’s going to be running through your head for the next 72 hours.
2. ‘DRUNK IN LOVE’ (2013)
Featuring an iconic appearance from her husband (he co-wrote the song with her), the music video won ‘Best Collaboration’ and was nominated for ‘Video of the Year’ at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards.
3. ‘IRREPLACEABLE’ (2006)
‘You’re irreplaceable’ – me to Beyoncé.
In which Beyoncé proves she’s a literal angel (vocals and all) and makes us feel like we can rule the world.
5. ‘CRAZY IN LOVE’ (2003)
There are so many renditions of this, including the remake specifically for Fifty Shades over a decade after its release. Ideal for dance-offs.
6.’BEAUTIFUL LIAR’ (2007)
The collaboration of the
year decade. Bonus: their hips don’t lie with the fully ’07 dance moves starting at 2:21.